Want to make a difference in people's lives? Give now to one of Extension's philanthropic funds, or contact one of our development officers.
Giving to Extension
Extension lives at the intersection of scientifically sound research and the needs of Minnesota’s families, organizations and communities.
Your investment in Extension ensures that we continue to help Minnesotans adapt and thrive.
Extension's development officers can help you figure out the best way to make your donation meet your financial and philanthropic goals.
Find out more about the different ways you can give, how to plan for long-term giving and estate planning, and what Extension has prioritized to help Minnesota grow and thrive for the near future and for years to come.
Ways to give
When you give to the University of Minnesota Extension, you're helping to build a stronger Minnesota. You can give through a number of options, and we can help tailor a giving plan that matches your personal and financial goals.
Plan your gift
If you're thinking about a gift — or simply want to learn more about the process — we'll connect you with resources and share stories about the impact you can make.
Extension's gift priorities
Learn more about 4-H, agriculture, community, family, natural resources and volunteer programs. Find a fund that aligns with your giving goals.
Recognizing donors is an important way for Extension to express its deep gratitude and show supporters how their generosity helps foster excellence. As a unit of the University of Minnesota, Extension works with the University of Minnesota Foundation to thank donors through its recognition programs.