Posts from ‘June, 2015’

Missouri State uses crowdfunding to raise support for projects

MSU Crowdfunding is a next generation crowdfunding platform for approved Missouri State University causes and projects. The Missouri State University Foundation has a website where project managers can post a project asking for donations from contributors. Project managers and their team members leverage their personal connections through social media (Facebook and Twitter) to reach potential contributors.

Missouri State celebrates its 110th birthday

Missouri State University officially turned 110 this year and celebrated the 10 year anniversary of its name change. The whole campus community was given an opportunity to celebrate, make a difference, and give back during the week of March 17th.

Faces of the Foundation: Brent Dunn

The Missouri State University Foundation is made up of many individuals with a passion for Missouri State. In this issue, we are showcasing Brent Dunn, Executive Director, Missouri State University Foundation and Vice President for University Advancement, Missouri State University.

MarooNation Ball

The MarooNation Ball events in St. Louis, Kansas City, and now Springfield, are black-tie optional galas that have become signature events for Missouri State University. The goal is to raise scholarship support for Missouri State University students while also strengthening the University’s profile and advancing the public affairs mission.

Endowed Scholarship Appreciation Dinner

The annual Endowed Scholarship Appreciation Dinner on March 18 brought together more donors, scholarship recipients, and University staff than ever before—247 to be exact.