Support for facilities

When we think of facilities, we think of buildings, but the modern campus environment encompasses more than limestone and mortar. As K-State looks toward its Vision 2025 strategic goal to become a top 50 research institution by 2025, facilities and infrastructure is a key theme. Creating a learning environment that fosters lively intellectual and social interaction provides numerous opportunities for donors to support new or revitalized buildings and laboratories and technology enhancements.

Philanthropic support for our campus facilities will help K-State ensure that our campuses are true assets in recruiting and retaining quality students, faculty, researchers and staff. New and revitalized space does more than add to the beauty and functionality of our campuses — it creates a sense of pride and a home for the programs that improve our capacity to promote learning and discovery.

Check out the stories below to learn more about how individuals and corporate partners were inspired to make a difference at K-State through support for facilities and technology.

Related stories about facilities support

Construction to begin on K-State Livestock Marketing and Learning Center
A gift from Rich Porter and numerous alumni jumpstart expansion efforts.

Video: Second-generation alum builds on father’s foundation
The Johnson family provides support for the K-State Alumni Center, Basketball Training Facility and other areas at K-State.

Alumnus crosses item off bucket list with gift to K-State
A gift from George Jones gift helps turn a 50-year-old laboratory space into a modern geochemistry teaching lab.

Cargill helps build a better K-State
Cargill supports construction of a new feed safety research center.

New pianos strike a chord in the Department of Music
A gift from two alumni provides 11 new upright pianos and renovated piano wings.

How one room connects campus to the world
A gift from the Lechtenberg family provides technology upgrades in veterinary medicine classroom.

Video: $5 million gift commitment benefits two facilities
Rand and Patti Berney provide support for the two highest-priority capital projects on K-State's Manhattan campus.

Read more about how donors and corporate partners are advancing K-State.

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