Invest in the Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education

As a friend and supporter, we can send you periodic updates and ways you might like to volunteer and participate in our programs. Thank You!

Join us and together we will:

  • Increase American Indian student success by fostering high-quality educational instruction, opportunities, and groundbreaking research;
  • Enhance the knowledge and diversity of K-12 educators, preparing more American Indians to teach and non-Indian teachers to be more aware of American Indian identity and issues;
  • Advance understanding of American Indians in the urban setting;
  • Inform and guide local, state, and federal policy as it relates to urban American Indians; and
  • Address community needs through effective partnerships between public and private organizations.

Ways to give your tax deductible gift:

  1. Send your check payable to the UWM Foundation and in the memo line write: Electa Quinney Institute.Please mail to:
    UWM Foundation, Inc.
    1440 East North Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53202
  2. Consider remembering UWM’s Electa Quinney Institute in your estate plans, will or trust. Please call the UWM Office of Development at 414-229-3020 for the correct language to use in your bequest.
  3. Give online by clicking the donation button and completing the gift form. Next to the field “Direct My gift to:" you will need to select "UNIVERSITY WIDE" (first on the list) and then select "Electa Quinney American Indians Scholar Fund" (see screen shots below).

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