Earning Your Trust
The Oklahoma State University Foundation strives daily to realize our mission to unite donor and university passions and priorities to achieve excellence in the most ethical manner that adheres to the highest philanthropic practices and donor intent. As the private fundraising organization for the university, the Foundation adheres to strict guidelines for managing each gift made in support of Oklahoma State University.The OSU Foundation respects the rights of our donors to keep their gifts and personal information private.
As a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the OSU Foundation is not subject to Oklahoma Open Records requirements and does not have the discretion to disclose private gift information without donor permission.
We are happy to provide detailed financial records about current and past financial progress
to our donors on their personal gifts, as well as discuss continued fundraising and stewardship practices.
Current public financial records are available through the OSU Foundation website, and we encourage interested parties to request printed copies of all publications and financial statements.
Whether $1 or $1 million, the OSU Foundation manages each gift wisely and ethically with the guidance and expertise from esteemed financial leaders appointed to help us earn your trust.