The University of Minnesota Foundation and its partners present a variety of fundraising and recognition events throughout the year.
University of Minnesota Foundation events
January 23, 2014
Diamond Awards—Minnesota’s star-studded baseball charity event—celebrates outstanding performances by the Minnesota Twins and benefits the University of Minnesota’s innovative research and patient care in ataxia, muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, and ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease).
May 9-10, 2014
WineFest supports the internationally renowned University of Minnesota Children’s Hospital, where physician-researchers develop and deliver innovative treatments and cures for childhood diseases. Since 1995, WineFest has raised nearly $10.5 million in support of children’s health research, education, and care at the University of Minnesota.
June 9, 2014
A benefit to support University of Minnesota Children’s Hospital, where physician-researchers develop and deliver innovative treatments and cures for childhood diseases.
June 16, 2014
Golf Classic “fore” Diabetes Research seeks to raise awareness and support for diabetes research at the University of Minnesota.
November 14, 2014
A walk-around wine and food tasting, marketplace, live auction, and fashion show all come together for four fabulous hours of fundraising, camaraderie, and shopping. Wine Women & Shoes supports crucial, life-changing pediatric patient services, programming and activities at University of Minnesota Children’s Hospital—transforming the care experience for the smallest patients and their families.