Philanthropy, at its core, is about changing lives.
Gifts from you – our loyal alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff and friends – change lives every day. Your philanthropic support for Towson University and giving to the Towson University Foundation provides vital resources that allow our campus to thrive.
Private contributions allow talented students to pursue an education that otherwise seems unattainable. They provide the time and opportunity for faculty and students to revolutionize the world through academic study and applied research. And they help to expand our reach in the community both physically and intellectually. Every gift from you, our steadfast supporters, impacts the most important asset at Towson University – its people.
Please take a moment to browse the information and to find a personally meaningful opportunity to demonstrate your support for Towson University through philanthropy.
The Towson Fund supports the overall growth of our university. This support includes scholarships, faculty research and student life. The Towson Fund helps the university address its areas of greatest need.
Towson UTeach prepares students for certification as secondary science and mathematics educators and plays a vital role in populating the ranks of Maryland’s STEM workforce.
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Great Pumpkin Smash
11AM - 2PM at The Beach
Take your midterm stress out on some pumpkins! The Towson University Presidential Ambassadors will host the Great Pumpkin Smash on Thursday, Oct. 20 at 11 a.m. at The Beach. More than 650 students donated to TU last year, so leave your legacy at TU by donating a few dollars and smashing some pumpkins.
2016 Tiger Trot Homecoming 5K and Fun Run
8:00AM - 9:30AM at Towsontown Field
Celebrate Towson University’s Homecoming by participating in the Homecoming Tiger Trot. Join your fellow Tigers as you race or walk through Towson University’s campus. This year, choose between running the full 5K or participating in the two mile fun run. Students, alumni, parents, friends, family and community members are encouraged to participate in the events. The race routes will loop runners though campus, allowing them to see the new and exciting buildings and construction on Towson University’s campus and visit the tiger statues.
Rocky Horror Picture Show
7:00PM-9:00PM at Center for the Arts - Mainstage Theatre
Let’s do the time warp again! Join us Halloween weekend at a free Rocky Horror Picture Show screening. Alumni, students and their guest are invited to a complimentary screening of Rocky Horror Picture Show on Saturday, October 29th at 7 p.m. Don’t jump right into the screening, arrive early at 6 p.m. to attend a pre-reception with food and beverages for $15. The pre-reception will be located on the second floor of the Center for the Arts Building.
About the Foundation
Towson University Foundation, Inc. was established in 1970 as a 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation to manage private contributions made for the benefit of Towson University. The Foundation currently manages assets approximating $70 million, which support a wide range of academic programs, scholarship opportunities and extracurricular activities.