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“Pursue the Future” Campaign Tracking Toward a Successful Conclusion

January 7, 2017

With less than six months remaining in the campaign, more than $38.1 million of the $40 million goal has been generously donated/pledged by alumni, parents and friends of Truman. Gift commitments are supporting the four campaign priorities of: • Scholarships • Faculty Development/Academic Program Support • Athletics • Mission Enhancement/Truman Fund for Excellence   Read […]


#BulldogsGiving Exceeds Goal

November 16, 2015

Thank to the generous support of alumni, students, friends, and families, Truman State University’s one-day fundraising event, #BulldogsGiving, netted more than $10,000 in gifts on Nov. 11, 2015. Alumna Colleen Ritchie (’84) had pledged to give an additional $50 to the first 200 donors to contribute $5 or more made to the University on Nov. 11. In total, […]


Truman Giving Day: Nov. 11

November 3, 2015

On one day – Nov. 11, 2015 – your gift to Truman State University makes an even bigger impact. Thanks to a generous $10,000 matching gift by Truman alumna Colleen Ritchie (’84), the first 200 people who make a gift of $5 or more on November 11 will receive a $50 match to the Truman […]


US Bank Makes Gift to University

September 16, 2015

Mary Nay and Wayne Blackman of US Bank were on the Truman State University campus recently to present Vice President for University Advancement Mark Gambaiana with a contribution to the Truman Fund for Excellence. Through outright grants and matching gifts from employees, US Bank has contributed more than $46,000 to Truman State University over the years.


Truman Receives $10,000 Grant

July 2, 2015

The Truman State University Foundation has received a grant of $10,000 from the National Council for Behavioral Health. The foundation was selected as the nonprofit of choice by Preferred Family Healthcare of Kirksville after the organization received the 2015 “Excellence in Addictions Treatment Innovation Award” at a recent conference of the National Council for Behavioral […]


In the spirit of giving…

November 20, 2014

Thanksgiving is only one week away, so we thought we’d do a Throwback Thursday to last week’s #TrumanTagDay! In case you missed it, here’s everything you need to know about this special campus-wide celebration. To all of those that have given to the University, both big and small, THANK YOU!


Tag Day is Coming!

November 5, 2014

What are you thankful for? Perhaps it’s your family and friends, your job or your pets. Here at Truman State University, we have so many things to be thankful for, so in honor of the holiday season we’re celebrating Tag Day once again this fall! Truman has so many generous, thoughtful, all-around amazing donors that […]