Happy Holidays from the SIU Foundation!

As we reflect on 2014, the SIU Foundation produced a video sharing various “Points of Pride” for Southern Illinois University during the calendar year. We invite you to click on the link above, watch and enjoy. Thanks for everything you do in support of SIU. Happy Holidays!


It’s not too late to make your gift to SIU for calendar year 2014. Just make sure your gift is postmarked or entered via credit card by 12 midnight on December 31. Thanks for your support of SIU and Happy Holidays!

The IRA Charitable Rollover

This week, the Senate passed the House bill creating a one-year extension of the IRA Charitable Rollover! That is big news! The extension is retroactive to January 1, 2014 but the rollover will once again expire on December 31, 2014. You can take steps now to put your IRA rollover gift into action.

Tax-Wise Planning Before Year’s End

With the end of the year approaching, there are opportunities for you to be tax-wise in your planning.

Happy Holidays from the SIU Foundation

Another successful year is coming to a close at SIU, and we have so many reasons to celebrate! Please take a moment to view the many achievements celebrated this year at SIU, which are illustrated in the above video.

It’s not too late to put more big things within reach for SIU students. To make your secure year-end gift online, visit https://www.siuf.org/making-a-gift/give-online/ and enter year-end gift in the comments/notes section. Thank you for a fabulous year. We couldn’t do it without you! Wishing you the very best during this season of joy and a happy 2015.