Posts from ‘November, 2015’

Social Media Kit: Giving Tuesday 2015

On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate and encourage giving. The Missouri State University Foundation is encouraging all alumni, friends, faculty, staff, parents and students to participate and #GoMaroon on #GivingTuesday. Please consider making a gift to the fund of your choice at Missouri State and then share it on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media using the hashtags #GoMaroon on #GivingTuesday.

A Student Story: Vince Balassi

Vince Balassi was one of the first recipients of the MarooNation St. Louis Student Scholarship that is funded by the MarooNation Ball in St. Louis. The MarooNation Ball galas have become signature Missouri State University events with a goal to raise scholarship support for current Missouri State students from those respective areas who exemplify the University’s mission in Public Affairs, these galas have proven to be a success.

Faces of the Foundation: Michael Ingram

Mike Ingram, Chair of the Missouri State University Foundation Board of Trustees, and his wife, Barbara, have chosen to make an impact on Missouri State University in many ways. Through gifts of time and financial support they are leaving a legacy for generations to come.

Public Affairs Conference keynote features Jillian Michaels

Strength trainer and life coach Jillian Michaels is the keynote speaker for Missouri State University’s Public Affairs Conference. Her presentation, which will be held at 7:30 p.m. April 5 in JQH Arena, is sponsored by the Missouri State University Foundation with presenting sponsor Arvest.