The mission of the UVM Foundation is to secure and manage private support for the benefit of the University of Vermont.
The vision of the UVM Foundation is to foster relationships with alumni and donors that maximize their personal and philanthropic investment in the University of Vermont, toward the realization of the University's aspiration to remain among the nation's premier small research institutions.
The UVM Foundation can sum up our values in one word – PRIDE.
Professionalism: As representatives of the UVM Foundation, we exemplify the highest standards of our profession in our work, expertise, and conduct.
Respect: In everything we do, we demonstrate consideration of the needs of our alumni and donors, of the campus community, and of each other.
Integrity: We are fair, honest, and ethical in our work and straightforward and sincere in our interactions with others.
Dedication: We are dedicated to responsibly stewarding the important relationships our alumni and donors have with UVM, and inspiring a culture of meaningful engagement and philanthropy.
Excellence: We strive for excellence in ourselves by being innovative in our actions, passionate about our work, supportive of our colleagues, and devoted to professional development and personal growth.