The University at Buffalo Foundation Inc. is a private,
not-for-profit educational corporation that is independent of the
state and SUNY in the exercise of its fiduciary responsibilities.
Its mission is to support and promote the activities and programs
of the university by managing the university’s endowment,
providing advice and counsel regarding philanthropy and
fundraising, managing gifts and grants on behalf of the university,
providing a wide range of financial services, developing and
managing real property on behalf of the university and providing a
strong base of private-sector support for the university through
the foundation’s trustees and directors.
The executive director of the UB Foundation works
collaboratively with the Vice President for Development and Alumni
Relations in supporting the university’s fundraising