Mission Statement

The Fresno State Foundation’s mission is to advance the University’s strategic objectives by encouraging philanthropy, inspiring leadership, promoting fiscal accountability, and engaging in efforts that support research activities.

The California State University, Fresno Foundation manages the financial activities relating to sponsored research grants and contracts, gifts and endowments (including related scholarship and loan accounts), and campus program trust accounts.

Major Functions

  • Gift and Donation Acceptance and Management
  • Endowment Management
  • Grant and Contract Administration
  • Fiscal Agent for campus program accounts