Memorials and Tribute Gifts

Honor Someone Special With a Gift in Their Name

If you have a loved one who has been impacted by the Georgia State University Foundation, establishing a memorial or tribute gift is a meaningful way to honor them or celebrate a special occasion, such as a birthday, while supporting our mission. Your memorial or tribute gift will extend the legacy of your loved one and will make a difference.

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Mescon Family Establishes Scholarship in Daughter's Memory

Michael and Enid Mescon In 2011, a family tragedy encouraged Michael and Enid Mescon to create a scholarship in their daughter's honor. They believe Georgia State students have the power to stop tragic eating disorders from affecting other families. Now, the Mescon family's generosity and the Nance Lu Mescon Scholarship are helping these students realize their full potential. Endowing the Nance Lu Mescon Scholarship has only strengthened the bonds between the Mescon family and the university. It's more than just the pride of being a student or faculty member; Enid says it's the emotional pull of watching knowledge change people's lives.

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Next Steps

  1. Contact Natalie Baker at 404-413-3425 or nbaker15@gsu.edu for additional information on creating a memorial gift at the Foundation.
  2. Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
  3. If you make a memorial gift to the Foundation through your estate, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.

Legal name: The Georgia State University Foundation, Inc.
Address: P.O. Box 3965, Atlanta, GA 30302-3965
Federal tax ID number: 58-6033185

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