Enterprise Holdings Foundation
COLUMBIA, Mo. (KSDK) - The University of Missouri received a gift Tuesday from the world's largest car rental company.
Enterprise Holdings and its philanthropic arm, the Enterprise Holdings Foundation, gave an unrestricted gift of $2 million to the school.
"We're proud of our partnership with Enterprise and the investment they are making in the university, our students and our state," said Chancellor Brady Deaton. "This gift will enhance opportunities to advance MU's mission through collaborative and innovative research and educational opportunities. This gift shows how Enterprise recognizes what Mizzou can do - that's the fundamental core of the Mizzou Advantage. We are bringing interdisciplinary work together to look at world problems in ways no one else can, due to our unique assets."
Enterprise holdings is a St. Louis-based company and owns and operates Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental, and Alamo Rent A Car brands.