Corporate and foundation giving

The U of M welcomes collaboration with corporate and foundation partners in teaching and learning, research, and outreach

Minnesota's land grant university and premier public research institution has a long history of engaging in partnerships with corporations and foundations. These wide-ranging collaborations lead to mutual benefit, as well as to positive impact in communities near and far. 

If you are a corporate or foundation representative and would like more information about matching your priorities and interests with opportunities and resources at the University, see our Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations pages, call 800-775-2187 or email Elizabeth Wegele at

Need to contact someone specific at the University of Minnesota Foundation? Please visit the Corporation and Foundation Relations staff page.


If you are submitting a proposal using University of Minnesota Foundation financial documents, or have questions pertaining to a potential submission, please provide a copy of the proposal to:

University of Minnesota Foundation
Corporate and Foundation Relations
200 Oak Street SE, Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55455-2010

You may also email an electronic version to Elizabeth Wegele at

General inquiries

For general corporate and foundation relations inquiries, please contact:

Elizabeth Wegele
Development Associate
(612) 625-8216