FAQ's about McNeese Foundation
An endowment is a pool of funds held by a charity and invested over time for the purpose of achieving a positive return. The endowed principal remains intact, while the income from the investments is used to support McNeese State University’s mission through funding of scholarships, professorships or other projects linked to the university’s interests.
Gifts may be made online or checks may be made payable to
the “McNeese Foundation” and mailed to: Box 91989, Lake
Charles, LA 70609. Gifts may be given in multi-year pledges.
Gifts of securities may be made through a donor’s personal
broker contacting the McNeese Foundation directly. For
further information, please call the Foundation office at
337.475.5588 or 800.622.3352, ext. 5588.