Posts from ‘November, 2012’

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving and thank you for giving to Missouri State University. We are coming close to the end of the “Our Promise” campaign which will end on December 31, 2012. We will make a special announcement on Friday, January 11th to conclude the $125-million dollar campaign. If you haven’t made a gift yet, I encourage […]

Mother’s memory honored through scholarship for Stockton students

Throughout southwest Missouri, from one-room schoolhouses to principals’ offices, Genevieve Roy impacted students’ educations and futures. Now, thanks to the generous gifts made in her honor by friends and family, her tradition of helping students achieve continues.

Students thank donors and describe how their generosity has impacted lives

Thanks to the incredible generosity of thousands of donors, Fiscal Year 2012 represented the fifth consecutive record-breaking fundraising year for the Missouri State University Foundation, and the first time the Foundation raised over $20 million. While these numbers are significant, the most important thing is the impact these gifts have on Missouri State University students and the campus community.

Ribbon cut and doors open at new Foster Recreation Center

On August 20, 2012, over 28 months after its ground breaking, the Bill R. Foster and Family Recreation Center opened its doors for use during an official ribbon cutting that was held in the new center’s grand lobby. The ceremony, which was open to the public, had several hundred in attendance, including students, faculty, staff, administrators, members of the Board of Governors and Foundation Board of Trustees, as well as many private donors for the project including members of the Foster Family after whom the facility is named.