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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Students in front of bell tower and archWith your help, we will transform ourselves–and the world.

The generosity and loyalty of Minnesota State University, Mankato alumni, parents, and friends are central to the continued success and growth of Minnesota State University, Mankato. Every gift, regardless of size, is valuable and appreciated! Thank you!

Cash Gifts

Give Online

Making an electronic gift to Minnesota State University, Mankato is quick, easy and safe. With our secure server, all of the data on the form is safely submitted to our department for processing.

Give by Mail

Make checks payable to:

Minnesota State University, Mankato Foundation
126 Alumni and Foundation Center
Mankato, MN 56001

Give by EFT- Checking Account

Download the [PDF] EFT - Checking Account form (105 KiB), complete and mail along with your voided check to the Foundation.

Annual Giving

Year after year we work to meet our annual goals one donor at a time. Giving annually is essential and positively impacts students at Minnesota State Mankato. Gifts of cash, personal check, or credit/debit card immediately benefit our students and are the easiest and most direct way to give.


Non-Cash Gifts

Planned Giving

A planned gift is any major gift, made during your lifetime or after death as part of an overall financial or estate plan. There are almost as many variations on ways to make a donation as there are needs to be met. Explore this section to discover new ways to make a gift that will allow Minnesota State Mankato turn incremental change into transformation.

Matching Gifts

You may be eligible to double, triple or even quadruple your gift to Minnesota State Mankato if you are affiliated with a company that has a matching gift program. More than 8,000 companies participate. Learn more about how gift matching works and find out if your company participates.

Gifts of Appreciated Stock

Donating your stocks that have increased in value instead of cash is a great way to have an impact on students at Minnesota State Mankato and realize tax benefits at the same time. Find out more about how you can donate securities that you have held for more than one year, and what the benefits of doing so are.

For general information about making a gift, please contact:

Kent Stanley
Vice President of University Advancement
Minnesota State University, Mankato
224 Alumni Foundation Center
Mankato, MN 56001