Make an Impact

  • What would you give to see a student pursue their dreams, achieve their goals and write their own Dragon story?

    When you give to the MSUM Alumni Foundation, you’re supporting student scholarships, encouraging innovative teaching and programs, funding research, and playing an active role in the successes of current and future generations.

    You make an impact, and we can’t thank you enough.


  • You get to choose. Whether you make a gift online, over the phone, or by mail, once a year or through your paycheck, how you would like to give is entirely up to you.


    Make a fast, secure, online donation with a credit card.


    The foundation staff is happy to assist with credit card or check donations.


    To send a check, make the check payable to the MSUM Alumni Foundation and send to:

    Minnesota State University Moorhead
    Alumni Foundation
    PO Box 68
    1104 7th Ave S
    Moorhead, MN 56563

    Payroll Deduction

    Payroll deduction gifts are an easy way for faculty and staff to give to MSUM. Interested? Complete the payroll deduction form. Contributions may be made to any area of the university.


    Contact the controller to make a gift of securities or to learn more. Stock Transfer Form


    Pledges are gifts that are paid over time. To make a pledge, give online or call us.

    To learn more about where to direct your pledge, contact a Development Officer.

    Gifts in Honor or Memory

    There are many ways to honor loved ones, including but not limited to creating scholarships or an endowment. Please contact a Development Officer.

    Employer Matching Gift Programs

    You may be able to increase the impact of your gifts through employer matching gift programs. Find out if your spouse’s or your company will match your gift by visiting the employer’s HR department.

    The Minnesota State University Moorhead Alumni Foundation is a private, 501(c)(3), nonprofit organization dedicated to securing private gifts and grants that benefit Minnesota State University Moorhead. Each year, thousands of generous benefactors make gifts to help students, faculty and programs at Minnesota State University Moorhead.

    Learn About Planned Giving & Other Ways to Give

    There are a variety of ways for you to meet your philanthropic goals, including bequests, charitable gift annuities, charitable trusts and life insurance. You can also donate gifts of real estate, personal property, retirement assets and more. No matter how you choose to give, Mark Hensrud can help guide you through the process and help you fulfill your philanthropic needs.

    Learn more about planned giving and other ways to give.

    President’s Circle

    Donors who give $1,000 or more in a calendar year are welcomed into the prestigious President’s Circle.

    To learn more about the President’s Circle give us a call.

    Legacy Society

    Are you interested in learning more and becoming a member of the Legacy Society? Fill out the Legacy Society form and contact Mark Hensrud.