FVSU Foundation, Inc.

The Fort Valley State University Foundation, Inc., an independent non-profit corporation established on November 15, 1972, strategically partners with Fort Valley State University to raise and manage private contributions from alumni, friends, industries, and foundations to meet the needs of the institution which are not funded through state allocations. The Foundation invests and administers donations, acts as a trustee, and exercises the powers of a not-for-profit organization under the laws of Georgia. It also administers gifts and bequests of property and funds for scientific, educational and charitable purposes. Fort Valley State University Foundation, Inc. is qualified by the Internal Revenue Service as a tax exempt 501(c)(3) corporation.


Why Give?

Your gift to the Fort Valley State University Foundation, Inc. makes a difference to students every day. When you donate to FVSU Foundation, Inc., you fund scholarships, support excellence in academics and uplift the campus and community.

More than ever, your donation matters to students who might not otherwise be able to earn a degree, like the students pictured above. Invest in their future and the future of FVSU by giving the gift of education.


How to Give

Are you ready to make a gift today? We have several options to make it easy and secure for you.

Make a secure gift today here.

By Phone:
Contact the Fort Valley State University Foundation, Inc. at (478) 825-6474.

By Mail:
Fort Valley State University Foundation, Inc.
1005 State University Drive
Fort Valley, GA 31030

Please include a donor form, PAN, or note letting us know where you would like the gift to be designated.


Matching Gift Options

What are matching gift companies?

Thousands of companies and corporate foundations in the United States currently match their employees’ gifts to nonprofit organizations such as universities.

Under a corporate matching gift program, gifts made by a company’s eligible employee or employee’s spouse are matched with company or corporate foundation funds.

What does the donor do?

To initiate a matching gift, a donor fills out the company’s matching gift form (available through the benefits office) and sends it, along with his or her donation, to FVSU Foundation.

What does Fort Valley State University do?

The University Foundation completes the form and returns it to the company.

What does the company do?

The company then sends a check to FVSU Foundation.

Does my company participate?

Find out if your company participates!

For more information, contact the Foundation office at (478) 825-6474.