Office of University Advancement
Lincoln University Foundation, Inc.
The Office for University Advancement and the Lincoln University Foundation, Inc. will seek to generate among its key constituencies the attitudinal, financial and behavioral support needed to foster a culture of Philanthropy.
The mission of the Office of University Advancement and the Lincoln University Foundation, Inc. is to advance Lincoln University’s mission and goals. By identifying, cultivating and securing resources to enhance and improve educational opportunities for students while serving the extended community. We will:
a) involve alumni, students, and friends in the life of the University;
b) provide quality programs and services to alumni, students, and friends that instill loyalty and pride;
c) keep constituencies informed about accomplishments, priorities, and challenges;
d) secure resources which will enhance the academic quality of the University;
e) be good stewards of its endowments and advance the growth of investment at Lincoln University; and,
f) promote advocacy of the University.
The Lincoln University Foundation, Inc. serves as the primary link between Lincoln University and the private, professional and business communities of Missouri and this nation by providing the community with a better understanding of LU’s teaching and learning, public service, and research mission and accomplishments. Its primary goals/responsibilities are to raise the community's awareness of the need for private support, to solicit gifts on behalf of the University, and to effectively carry out its fiduciary responsibilities in the management of the assets received by the Foundation.