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People the world over already feel the pressures associated with environmental degradation and climate change. Those problems will only get worse for future generations as global temperatures rise, plastic and other toxic chemicals saturate the ecosystem, and species go extinct. That’s why Boise State University engages with young people like Boise High School student Shiva Rajbhandari.

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Institute for American Values

Boise State University’s new Institute for Advancing American Values explores enduring principles through conversation and research.

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We’ve all lived happy and fulfilled lives surrounded by family and friends. And for many of us, there is a compelling need to make a difference that leads us to ponder our legacy. What kind of legacy will you leave? A legacy in perpetuity for a profession that has touched you in a significant way? One that perhaps has benefited you personally, or that of a loved one? A charitable bequest is perhaps the easiest and most tangible way to leave a lasting impact on the people and organizations that mean the most to you.

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Maximize Your Tax Return

Contributions to the Foundation are tax-deductible. The Foundation funds are managed by professional fund custodians and investors whose performance is reviewed quarterly by a committee of the Boise State University Foundation Board of Directors.

The Boise State University Foundation is recognized as a tax-exempt organization under 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code (#82-6010706).

Our Gift to You

Download Your Free Estate Planning Guide

Your friendship and generosity mean so much to us — now more than ever. As a thank you for your support, we’d like to ensure you have the tools you need to put your own plan in place. Please accept this complimentary estate planning guide as our gift to you.

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Your Impact in Action

Finance student, Luke George, lends his business knowledge to help a friend
Simon Arca Costas: Boise State tennis leader has come far, in so many ways
Meet School of Social Work Student Heather Ophir
Mechanical Engineering Club team wins Best Innovation in E-Fest Digital Competition
The Evolution of Jessica Horrocks
A civil haven for speakers, listeners and scholars

Upcoming Events

It doesn’t matter whether you’re visiting us from the Treasure Valley or from across the globe — you’re always welcome at Boise State!

Free Time: Move Beyond Boredom, Bottlenecks, and Burnout to Do More of Your Best Work

Beyond Collaboration Overload: How to Work Smarter, Get Ahead and Restore Your Well-Being

BOLD Summer and Sip Party

Do You Need More Time: Powerful Tactics to Make Time Your Superpower

COBE Alumni Chapter Mixer at Hawks Stadium