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Endowed Gifts

An endowment gift to the University of Colorado Foundation today provides a brighter picture for future CU students. When you make a donation to our endowment, you give a gift with both immediate and long-term benefits.

Here's how it works: Endowment donations are invested. A portion of the annual income from the investment is used to address immediate needs at the University of Colorado. The remaining funds are reinvested to ensure indefinite support.

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Role models of generosity

Steve and Lori Eslary

Lori and Steve Eslary made a planned gift to CU after Steve heard from students about the importance and impact of a scholarship.

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