Giving to MU Extension


Giving options

We know you are busy, but we ask you to take at least one step in the next few minutes to invest in the future of MU Extension — for all Missourians or the Missouri county of your choice.

Call or email for more information.

Set goals that honor your charitable giving values.

Consider how you can give back or pay it forward, whether to this important effort or to others that matter to you.

Donate to University of Missouri Extension today.

Direct how your donation will be used: to benefit a specific county extension effort or to benefit programming statewide. For ideas on how to direct your donation, see our gift and endowment fund descriptions.

  • Mail your check, payable to University of Missouri Extension, to University of Missouri Extension Development Office, 109F Whitten Hall, Columbia, MO 65211. Note on the memo line where you would like your donation directed.
  • Contribute to MU Extension online with a credit card.

Set a timeline for giving in the future.

Your gifts of securities, precious metals, personal property or real estate, given in the near future, later in life or at your passing, can make a significant difference for MU Extension. Extension personnel are available to work with you and your professional team to accomplish your goals on your timeline to leave a lasting legacy for the county you select. Please contact Cat Comley or Cynthia Crawford for details.

One-third of Missourians take advantage of extension programs. With your support, we can reach even more. The need for extension has never been greater in helping residents deal with profound and rapid change.

We invite you to be a part of this important work. Whether providing encouragement, being a volunteer leader or making a financial investment, you can make a substantial and lasting difference. Whatever step you take today, we appreciate your interest in supporting MU Extension.