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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Big Ideas Campaign

Ways to Give

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

Every donor's support is vital to the continued success of Minnesota State Mankato and its students. Every gift, regardless of size, is valuable and appreciated!

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 and 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.

Annual Giving

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

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.