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About the Foundation

The Mission and Purpose of SIU Foundation

The Southern Illinois University Foundation, established in 1942, provides alumni and other friends a means to invest in the future of their University.

Our mission is to maximize private support for Southern Illinois University Carbondale to assist the University in achieving its long-range goals. The SIU Foundation:

The SIU Foundation is an independent, nonprofit corporation that exists solely to serve the educational, service and research missions of SIU Carbondale.  It is a designated 501(c)(3) organization.  The Foundation has appropriate approval from the Internal Revenue Service to issue tax deductible receipts for private gifts received to support Southern Illinois University Carbondale.


How We Manage Gifts

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(217) 545-2955

(217) 545-1913

Southern Illinois University Foundation Springfield Office
PO Box 19666
Springfield, IL 62797-9666

"The mission of the SIU Foundation is to maximize private support for Southern Illinois University Carbondale, including the School of Medicine, in achieving its long-range goals."


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