The J.E. and L.E. Mabee Foundation has long been a generous benefactor to MBU. Today, the J.E. and L.E. Mabee Great Hall and Courtyard stand as reminders of the Foundation’s longterm partnership with MBU. As stated in its charter, the purposes of the Mabee Foundation are to aid Christian religious organizations, charitable organizations, institutions of higher learning, hospitals and other organizations of a general charitable nature.