2016 Honor Roll of Donors | University Advancement at MidAmerica Nazarene University

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MidAmerica Nazarene University has the distinct privilege of integrating the activities of living and learning with the light of the gospel.  It is our unique task to summon our students to crossroads where the fearless pursuit of truth intersects with the steadfast commitment of Christian faith and learning.

Jon North, MBA, CFRE, Vice President for University Advancement, Executive Director of the MNU Foundation | 2015 MidAmerica Nazarene University Annual ReportIn the following pages are thousands of names of individuals, churches, and organizations who helped sustain MidAmerica Nazarene University’s important mission during this past year.  Each name represents a story of the influence of the university.  Each gift, both large and small, represent an investment in our future and in the lives of our students.

MNU’s enduring mission of educating and preparing servant leaders for the sake of Christ relies on those who will pick up the mantle to pray, sacrifice, and contribute. Our ability to impact the hearts and minds of our students wouldn’t be possible without the generosity and faithfulness of those listed within these pages.

As you review the highlights and the stories of those whose lives have been impacted by MNU, I hope you will rejoice in our great heritage and our promising future. On behalf of the MNU Foundation, thank you for your generosity and for your investment in a dream and vision worth pursuing.

Jon North-Full Signature
Jon D. North, Ed.D, MBA, CFRE
Vice President for University Advancement
Executive Director of the MNU Foundation

Our Leadership

Note: Alumni are listed in italics.

President's Cabinet
Board of Trustees
Board of Directors

President's Cabinet

Dr. David J. Spittal

Mr. Michael B. Stowell, CPA, MBA
Interim Vice President for Finance/CFO

Dr. Mary E. Jones
Provost and Chief Academic Officer

Mrs. Kristi A. Keeton
Vice President for Student Development

Dr. Jon D. North
Vice President for University Advancement


By the Numbers

MidAmerica Nazarene University has been greatly blessed by alumni and friends who generously contribute support for scholarships, academic and athletic programs, and various capital projects. We commit to manage these resources wisely in order to provide high quality Christian higher education both now and in the future. The faculty, staff and students of MNU greatly appreciate the generosity of alumni and friends throughout the year. 

Thank you.

The University’s financial summary reflects the fiscal year July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016.

Gift Income
Combined Revenue
Foundation Assets
Grant Income

Fiscal Year 2016 Annual Report for MidAmerica Nazarene University Total Gift Income Vertical Bar Graph: Bar 1=2013-14   $4,286,507; Bar 2=2014-15   $4,505,225; Bar 3=2015-16   $12,094,720Total Gift Income
2013-14     $4,286,507
2014-15     $4,505,225
2015-16   $12,094,720

Fiscal Year 2016 Annual Report for MidAmerica Nazarene University Combined Gift Revenue Circle Graph:
 Educational Budgets        $1,372,708; Foundation/Endowment   $926,580; Other Unrestricted           $8,950,928; University Fund                $688,952; Support for Others           $80,907; Capital                             $74,645; 
Total                              $12,094,720 Combined Gift Revenue
Educational Budgets $1,372,708
Capital $74,645
Foundation/Endowment $926,580
University Fund $688,952
Other Unrestricted $8,950,928
Designated $80,907

Total $12,094,720

Contact the
Office of University Advancement

Attn: Office of University Advancement
2030 E. College Way
Olathe, KS 66062

Phone: 913.971.3600 or 877-496-8668
Fax: 913.971.3413

Office Hours
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

Please note: Charitable gifts to MidAmerica Nazarene University are tax deductible for federal income tax purposes.