Giving Opportunities

Florida Memorial University offers giving opportunities for donors of gifts of any size. Each gift is an investment in our students and university.
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Naming Opportunities
Ensure that your legacy or that of someone else lives on. Florida Memorial University offers a number of opportunities to name spaces and items in honor of individuals. These include buildings, classrooms and conference rooms, theater or gymnasium seats, and living and learning residential halls.
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20/20 Campaign
To encourage a $20 a month donation to Florida Memorial University leading into the year 2020. The campaign will end December 31, 2020.
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Brick Campaign
Purchase a personalized engraved brick to be installed in the Florida Memorial University Courtyard.
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FMU Athletic and Wellness Center Seat Naming Opportunity
Show your Lion Pride and sponsor a seat in the new FMU Athletic and Wellness Center!

Your sponsorship of a seat:
• Keep activities and programs in the new Wellness Center affordable for FMU students.
• Identifies YOU, by name, as a FMU benefactor and loyal supporter to FMU students and the general public.
• Sets an example for current FMU students of alumni participation and giving.
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Lion Fund (Annual Giving)

Unrestricted donations from alumni and friends help to provide for the annual operations costs at Florida Memorial University. Renewable annual gifts have an immediate and direct impact on today’s students and strengthen our foundation for the students of the future.
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Endowment Funds

Endowment funds provide long-term support to Florida Memorial University, and provide donors with connections to the university in perpetuity. Endowment funds of $25,000 or more may be used to establish scholarships in the name of the donor. The donor may make donations over a five-year period to establish the fund.

In addition to scholarships, endowed funds may be established to support professorships, research, academic chairs, fellowships, lectures and program scholarships.

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Faculty/Staff Giving

Florida Memorial University’s faculty and staff can also support the institution’s programming and ongoing work. We make it easy! Donate via payroll deduction, credit card or a personal check.

In-Kind Gift

Even if you can’t give cash, Florida Memorial University can benefit from your generosity. Non-cash item donated to the University that meet the IRS charitable donation regulations as stated in IRS Publication 526 are considered to be in-kind donations.

Matching Gifts

Does your employer match your charitable giving? Many do, and this can mean tremendous benefits for Florida Memorial University. Ask your employer for the paperwork they require. Sign it and submit it to University Advancement. We will do the rest!

Planned Gifts

Planned gifts may maximize a donor’s contribution through tax-relief options. Contact the University Advancement Division to learn more about planned giving.
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President’s Scholarship Fund

The President Scholarship Fund provides support for awards made by the university president. These scholarships are offered to diverse students, with preferences to National Merit and Achievements Scholars.
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Alumni Reunion

Alumni reunions are times to reunite, remember, and support your alma mater. Each reunion class offers a class gift presentation to the President for support of the President’s Scholarship Fund, which supports scholarships to students who demonstrate both academic talent and financial need.
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Scholarship Fund

Scholarship gifts provide transformational opportunities for students. Create a named scholarship for a gift of $10,000 or more. The donation may be paid over a period of up to three years.

Call us today 305-626-3113 to learn more about how your contribution can make a difference.