Host a fundraiser

Thank you for your interest in planning a special event or fundraiser to benefit the University of Minnesota. The University of Minnesota Foundation (UMF) is grateful to the many individuals and organizations who organize events to support causes at the University of Minnesota.

Your fundraiser can help support many crucial University needs, from student scholarships, breakthrough research, and life-changing healthcare and medical education to enhancing facilities, community outreach, and world-class education.

UMF is a separate 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that serves as the central development office for the University by raising and managing private, tax-deductible gifts. The information provided on this site has been developed by UMF as a resource to assist you in planning your event. We appreciate your fundraising efforts to promote our mutual goal of helping make greatness possible at the University of Minnesota.


University of Minnesota Foundation
McNamara Alumni Center
200 Oak Street SE, Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55455-2010

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