The Illinois State University Foundation works to ensure that your gifts support your passions and the passions of future generations of Illinois State students. We promote the highest academic standards in our teaching, scholarship, public service, and the connections we build among them. We devote all of our resources and energies to creating the most supportive and productive community possible to serve the citizens of Illinois and beyond. Every gift to Illinois State University is important and makes a difference. Your contribution ensures support for scholarships, student life, research, and technology.