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Mission, Vision and Core Values

Our Mission

The mission of the WVU Foundation is to enrich the lives of those touched by West Virginia University by maximizing private charitable support and providing services to the University and its affiliated organizations.

Our Vision

The WVU Foundation will be a model for excellence in fundraising, investment management and stewardship.

Our Core Values

  • Integrity – We conduct our activities in an independent,
    fair, trustworthy and honest manner.
  • Service – We perform our duties in a helpful manner.
  • Relationships – We value relationships, team work
    and community involvement as fundamental to achieving
    our goals.
  • Accountability – We are responsible for our actions.
  • Professionalism – We perform our responsibilities as
    skilled practitioners, meeting our goals and tasks in a
    timely and effective manner.
  • Exceeding Expectations – We continually set new
    standards of excellence.