Giving to MU Extension

Your gift matters

Generosity comes in many forms and giving is often the best way to support what matters to you most in your life. When you give to MU Extension, you help us make a lasting impact on Missouri. Start here to learn more about the different ways you can give, how to include MU Extension in your estate, and how your support will help MU Extension improve lives, businesses and communities across Missouri.

Ways to give

You can designate your gift for a specific purpose or allow it to be used for MU Extension’s greatest needs. Every donation, regardless of size, is greatly appreciated and helps us fulfill our land-grant mission to improve agriculture, education, and economic development while helping Missourians live longer, healthier lives.

Funds to support

Learn more about how your gift can help us solve Missouri’s grand challenges around agricultural growth and stewardship, economic opportunity, educational access, and health and well-being. Find a fund that aligns with your giving goals.

Donor recognition

Recognizing donors is an important way for MU Extension to say thank you for helping us improve the lives, communities, and businesses of Missourians. MU Extension works with the University of Missouri Office of Advancement to thank donors through its various recognition programs.

Missouri 4-H Foundation

The Missouri 4-H Foundation is an MU affiliated 501(c)(3). Established in 1949, the Missouri 4-H Foundation raises funds to build stronger 4-H programs and help empower young people in every county to learn by doing and become the leaders of tomorrow.


MU Land-Grant Society logo
A donor recognition society for MU Extension as a tribute to both our history and the impact of philanthropy

Let us help you give to support MU Extension

Rachel Augustine

Senior Director of Advancement, MU Extension and Missouri 4-H Foundation

For gifts to MU Extension and Missouri 4-H