Our donors care about Kansas. They invest in outreach programs and initiatives that help fulfill K-State’s land-grant mission. At the KSU Foundation, we maximize these gifts to create change — strengthening the Kansas economy, advancing collaborative partnerships and improving lives.

Latest Community impact

Mentorship multiplied

Dr. Ron Marler seeks to multiply the impact of mentorship through two endowed K-State professorships You never forget your greatest mentors. That’s why Dr. Ron Marler is working to maximize personal interaction between Kansas State University professors and students. In honor of his late […]

Working toward a more food-secure world

Food Security Scholars are working to eliminate food insecurity through a two-phase education and community engagement program.

Living out a family legacy

Two K-Staters establish an endowed professorship to support students for generations.

Little Budget Big Bounty

Children learn the importance of budgeting and giving back.

Women belong in STEM

KAWSE creates opportunities for women to engage with and thrive in STEM fields.

Accessible social media education

K-State Social Media Week is one of the first events of its kind offered at a university.

Dr. Elbie Loeb and his wife Ada Ramos

Inspired to pay it forward

Dr. Elbie Loeb and his wife, Ada Ramos, RN, created the first fund for the physician assistant program, inspired by the investment of K-State professors.

Celebrate 25 years at the Beach with Kansans Curry, Parks and Barrett

Three Kansans’ work is currently exhibited in celebration of the Beach Museum’s 25th anniversary season; Gordon Parks’ “Homeward to the Prairie I Come,” Doug Barrett’s “Find Your Voice” and Jon Steuart Curry’s “Sunrise over Kansas.”

Living out philanthropy through activism

Inspired to by her time as a K-State Proud leader, Ariel Sinha incorporates this mission in her life today through art activism.

A grand new experience

McCain upgrade includes event and performance space — and yes, more restrooms.

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