The University of Michigan has a deep tradition of giving from alumni and friends. The School of Kinesiology invites individuals, corporations and foundations to consider investing in our students, faculty and research.
Annual gifts from alumni, parents and friends provide critical funds that are immediately available and vital for the success of the University. They help meet emerging challenges and contribute toward student aid, research opportunities, global initiatives, and much more. Be a Victor for Kinesiology by making an online gift.
Planned Giving helps you meet your personal, financial and estate planning goals by making a lifetime or bequest charitable gift. There are many options that allow you to take advantage of charitable giving deductions while providing you with income. Please contact Louis Perdue at firstname.lastname@example.org or 734-615-9678 to discuss further details.
The Office of Advancement works to initiate and cultivate relationships between the School of Kinesiology and private organizations. Whether you are looking to engage with the school or you are a member of the University community with questions about potential foundation partners, we look forward to helping you. Please contact Louis Perdue at email@example.com or 734-615-9678 to discuss further details.
You can increase your gift to U-M by making use of your company's matching gift program.
If your company is eligible, request a matching gift form from your employer, and send it completed and signed with your gift. Or, go online to your employer’s matching gift webpage and submit a claim. We will do the rest. The impact of your gift to U-M may be doubled or possibly tripled! Some companies also match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.
To see if your employer will match your gift, please visit the Leaders & Best website's Matching Gifts page: https://leadersandbest.umich.edu/how/matching.
Note: Gift pledges to the University may be fulfilled only through payments from the donors of the gifts. Matching gifts from employers are not eligible to be included in pledge payments.
Your child is on an amazing adventure here at the School of Kinesiology. During their time at U-M, students discover their true voice, develop their own ideas, and blaze new trails into the future. They collaborate with world-class faculty and form lifetime friendships with other students from around the world. They encounter new perspectives and transformative experiences in extraordinary learning environments, on and off campus. They become the leaders of tomorrow.
Be a Victor for Kinesiology by making an online gift.
The University of Michigan’s Business Engagement Center (BEC) is industry’s front door to the University of Michigan.They form partnerships between companies and university faculty and students, to advance shared research and education goals.
The BEC is a pathway connecting dynamic organizations with remarkable talent and resources. "We inspire successful collaboration and act as a catalyst to create meaningful, invaluable partnerships. We connect the world’s brightest minds with the world’s greatest companies, sparking innovation and change through collaboration."
The BEC pushes for results for the University, our School, faculty, students, and the organizations they work with. They help form collaborations to make an impact locally, nationally, and globally. Established in 2007, the BEC is sponsored jointly by the U-M Office of Research and the Office of University Development, and is housed in the North Campus Research Complex.
The BEC supports faculty and students by:
"One of my life goals is to help current and future Kinesiology students ease their financial burdens. I feel that it is important to help alleviate one of the realities of higher education -- the cost."
-- Mike Stack, MVS '04
Examples of giving opportunities are provided below.
Victors for Kinesiology (Annual Fund)
Read how donors -- like you! -- have already made a difference in the lives of our students and faculty with our campaign priorities:
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A donor can create a legacy by endowing a named scholarship, research fund, fellowship, or professorship that will impact future generations of leaders and best.
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