Giving to the Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation

Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to the Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation. We couldn’t accomplish our mission without the hard work and generous contributions of our friends. Your gift of any amount will help us continue our work to build cross-cultural understanding and provide a valuable investment in our shared global future. To make a donation, you can visit our donation website or send a check to the mailing address shown below. The Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, tax exempt organization. Funds are held in partnership with the UMKC Foundation and the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation.

Edgar Snow Leadership Giving Society

The Edgar Snow Leadership Giving Society is our opportunity to honor the individuals who champion our work. At every level of this society, we recognize the key tenets that are at the core of our mission and offer members meaningful opportunities to engage with the Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation. Members of the Edgar Snow Leadership Giving Society are individuals who, through their annual support and engagement, demonstrate the commitment and generosity of spirit that founded the Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation (ESMF). Please consider the giving levels below to learn more about your benefits and the impact of your annual support.

  • Friends of Edgar Snow: $100-$499 annual donation
    Stay connected with regular updates and engagement opportunities, including newsletters, event invitations and exclusive insights from our colleagues and partners in the U.S. and China.
  • Edgar Snow Advocates: $500-$999 annual donation
    Be recognized in the ESMF Annual Report and receive regular updates to learn how your support enables us to advance friendship and understanding between the U.S. and China. In addition, you will receive special VIP invitations to events organized by ESMF.
  • Edgar Snow Leadership Circle: $1,000 or greater annual donation
    Members of the Edgar Snow Leadership Circle receive all benefits associated with the Edgar Snow Advocates. In addition, you will be eligible for special travel discounts and insider access as a Leadership Circle member of the ESMF delegation to the biennial Edgar Snow Symposium, held alternately in Beijing, China and Kansas City, USA.

To join the Edgar Snow Leadership Giving Society, please visit our donation website and make a contribution in the amount noted above.

Corporate Sponsorship

The ESMF encourages corporate support of general activities as well as special projects. Please contact us with questions.

Gifts in the form of deferred giving, securities, real estate, bequests or life income arrangements are possible. Please contact us for more information.

Contact Us

Miller Nichols Library
800 East 51st Street
Kansas City, MO 64110

Please make checks payable to the Edgar Snow Memorial Foundation.