Support community and outreach

Join the drive to improve life for millions every day through community outreach tied to the University of Minnesota.

By supporting community outreach efforts at the University of Minnesota, you can help make an impact on the lives of people in Minnesota and throughout the world. Community outreach at the University includes initiatives tied to supporting the arts; addressing food insecurity; community health needs; diversity, equity, and inclusion programming; and more.

The University of Minnesota Foundation is also a key partner with M Health Fairview in raising and managing gifts that support delivering breakthrough care, fueling discovery, training the next generation of caregivers, and providing resources for the communities in which we live and serve. Hear stories of impact in community outreach, and learn how you can make a difference.


The U of M’s Tretter Collection houses decades of LGBTQIA+ history
With a new donor-funded lean-to, UMC will be able to expand its ability to take in horses
A longtime donor supports The Raptor Center and other U of M programs with charitable gift annuities