Your support makes a difference

The Francis Marion University Education Foundation allows the university to meet a number of diverse needs that would be impossible to meet with state funds alone. Its primary focus has been scholarship support for students. The Foundation also assists faculty members by granting funds for professional development and sponsored various lecture series and cultural events.

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Performing Arts Center

One of our goals at the PAC is to ensure that the arts remain accessible to all residents of our region. Donations from our "Friends" will assist the PAC in supporting attendance during the season, subsidizing performances so that our base pricing can remain low.

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Swamp Fox Club

The Swamp Fox Club, formerly the Patriots Brigade, is the official booster club that generates support for the Francis Marion University Athletic Department.

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First Generation Fund

The First Generation Fund at Francis Marion University is designed to help FMU Students who are the first in their family to attend college. First Generation Students represent a significant segment of the FMU community - better than 40% of the most recent freshman class. Donations to the First Generation Fund will be used to fund scholarships designated for First Generation College Students at FMU.

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Annual Fund

The Francis Marion Annual fund provides unrestricted support for the benefit of FMU that allows the university to meet is most important and immediate needs including academic and scholarship funding.

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Alumni Membership

Enjoy all the benefits of membership while supporting an important and compelling cause.

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Designated and Memorial Gifts

A gift may be designated in honor or memory of a person, or to a specific fund or project.

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