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Helping Every Student, Every Year

Gifts to the Macalester Fund support all aspects of Macalester and provide broad, annual, and essential support for everyone in the Macalester community. Gifts go to work immediately, and the fund provides crucial flexibility to the college’s budget.

Your gift to the Macalester Fund supports and inspires Macalester students who influence change for the better across the globe.

You can choose how your Macalester Fund gift is directed:

  • Financial Aid: Supports Macalester’s extraordinary commitment to financial aid, which provides students of all economic backgrounds access to a Macalester education.
  • Faculty Support: Supports student-faculty research, curricular development, and the flexibility to pilot new projects and academic initiatives.
  • Program Support: Supports outside-the-classroom opportunities from arts performances and athletic endeavors to career development workshops and maker lessons in the Idea Lab.
  • Support It All: Supports everything you love about Macalester and allows the college to continue to strive toward living its values and educating tomorrow’s leaders.

Make a Gift

Sustainer Giving

Sustainers make recurring credit card gifts to the Macalester Fund, providing a dependable funding source to the college and reducing fundraising costs so more of their gifts go directly to supporting Macalester students. You can set this up easily by using our secure online giving form. Already a Sustainer? Manage your giving here.

Recognizing Donors

As a Macalester Fund donor, you will be recognized for your generosity in our Honor Roll of Donors. Follow this link to learn more about Macalester’s donor recognition societies.



Macalester Fund Main Office


Eva Timmons
  • Eva Timmons
  • Director, Macalester Fund
  • Team collaboration and planning, overall strategy, revenue strategy, cross-departmental and cross-campus partnerships, staff management
  • 651-696-6876