Giving to Missouri 4-H
Ways to give
Help us grow the next generation of True Leaders—because every child in Missouri deserves the opportunity to succeed.
Gifts of cash
You can make cash gifts by phone, mail or online. Simply call us toll-free in Missouri at 800-642-8041 or mail your check (payable to the Missouri 4-H Foundation to:
- Missouri 4-H Foundation
- 109 Whitten Hall
- Columbia, MO 65211
University of Missouri payroll deduction: University of Missouri employees can give to Missouri 4-H through automatic payroll deductions. Simply download and complete the Payroll Deduction Request Form.
Payroll Deduction Request Form (PDF)
Missouri State Employees Charitable Campaign (MSECC): Missouri state employees can give to Missouri 4-H through automatic payroll deductions. Our MSECC number 8019. Contact your state department giving coordinator for further details.
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Contact for More Information
Our Advancement Team has the expertise you need to maximize the benefit to you and to MU Extension. You can reach us at 573-884-7641 or online.
Gifts of securities
To make non-cash gifts such as appreciated stock or a gift of real estate, contact Missouri 4-H Foundation Director Rachel Augustine at 573-884-7641.
There are many ways to support 4-H including bequests, beneficiary designations, life insurance, and in some cases, life income arrangements such as a charitable gift annuity. Contact Missouri 4-H Foundation Director Rachel Augustine at 573-884-7641 to discuss ways to include the Missouri 4-H Foundation in your will or estate.
Donors or employers matching gifts for volunteers hours may choose to pass-thru gifts through the Missouri 4-H Foundation to county 4-H programs or individual 4-H clubs. 4-H Clubs must be chartered in order to receive funds. All pass thru gifts are subject to 5% administrative fee. Let us know which county or club you would like to support. For employers matching gifts please provide the organization with our tax information:
Missouri 4-H Foundation
109 Whitten Hall
Columbia, MO 65211
U.S. Tax ID/EIN: 43-6044367
Donors can establish or contribute to an existing county endowment fund. Contact our office at 573-882-2680 for more information about county endowments.
Are my gifts tax-deductible?
Yes, the Missouri 4-H Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. All gifts to the Missouri 4-H Foundation are tax-deductible. Our Federal Tax ID number is 43-6044367.
4-H Foundation Endowment Funds Reaching Many Missouri Counties
County endowment funds created by the Missouri 4-H Foundation have had a significant impact on many Missouri counties within the last year.
Land-Grant Society highlights donor impact on MU Extension and 4-H
The event recognized 19 individuals and couples who attended, as well as the more than 70 donors currently eligible for Land-Grant Society membership.
MU Land-Grant Society
Did you know that gifts to the Missouri 4-H Foundation count toward membership in the MU Land-Grant Society? The University of Missouri Land-Grant Society recognizes donors who support MU Extension and Engagement year after year. Membership is determined for individuals based on cumulative gifts and pledges at or above $25,000.
4-H Foundation Endowments
We offer donors gift options designed to sustain Missouri 4-H youth development programs at both county and state levels. Endowments provide a dependable and perpetual source of funding that helps ensure 4-H learning opportunities will always be available for Missouri's youth.