Extension's development team is available to answer questions, identify volunteer opportunities, or guide you toward a giving opportunity that meets your philanthropic goals.
Jane Johnson, Director of Development
Brad Starbuck, Development Officer
In Extension, we envision a Minnesota in which strong partnerships, discovery through science, and diverse perspectives combine to find smart, creative ways to address 21st-century challenges.
We are committed to achieving that vision, but we need your help. Your investment in Extension helps ensure that as circumstances change, Extension continues to help Minnesotans adapt and thrive.
Visit the University of Minnesota Foundation site to make a one-time or recurring contribution, or create a crowdfunding page
Support your favorite county's 4-H program
Gifts with a statewide impact, plus scholarships and awards for outstanding youth
Support a local Master Gardener volunteer program
Create a customized crowdfunding page to support your favorite Extension program, and promote the opportunity to give with family and friends
Support a program or effort that is meaningful to you
You can give to University of Minnesota Extension in many ways; choose the option that's right for you.
Connect your passion for education, research and innovative programs with a giving opportunity.
Find 4-H, agriculture, community, family, natural resources and volunteer programs that align with your giving goals
Recognizing donors is an important way for Extension to express its deep gratitude and show supporters how their generosity makes a difference.
Read about why donors give and how their gifts benefit Extension
Driven: The University of Minnesota Campaign helps ensure that Extension will be here to help all Minnesotans adapt and thrive.