Designate Your Gift

Your support helps us advance healthcare excellence and improve outcomes for patients and families at the University of Maryland Medical Center and across our system. Gifts may be designated in a number of ways. Please browse the listing below to explore detailed descriptions of select funds to match your interests and philanthropic priorities. To see a full listing of our funds, click here.

If the fund you would like to support is not listed, please choose "Other" from the drop down menu on the online donation form and a write-in option will appear.

For more information about designating your gift, please call 410-328-5770.

University of Maryland Medical Center

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Medical Center
Center for Advanced Fetal Care Fund
Provides immediate resources to support the fetal patient and the unborn baby's family
Center for the Advancement of Patient Safety (CAPS)
Supports the integration of patient care, teaching and research for the advancement of patient safety
Community Health Improvement Fund
Supports community health outreach and health education initiatives
Palliative Care Fund
Supports staff training, development and recognition
Pastoral Care Fund
Provides immediate support for critical pastoral care needs of patients, families and staff
Patient Care Fund
Provides food, clothing, transportation, and medical supplies to patients and families with a demonstrated need
Patient Care Services and Nursing Innovation
Supports patient care services and nursing innovation initiatives
Resident Education Fund
Provides immediate resources for UMMC residents
Stork's Nest Fund
Provides maternity care items, clothing, and supplies for expectant mothers and infants who participate in the Stork's Nest Program at UMMC
Social Work Fund
Supports staff training, development and recognition

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University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus

Midtown Campus Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs at UMMC Midtown Campus
Midtown Capital Campaign
Provides resources for new patient care facilities and upgrades to current buildings
Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology

Make a gift to UMMC Midtown Campus.

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University of Maryland Children’s Hospital

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Children’s Hospital
Breathmobile® Fund
Provides resources to purchase, support, and establish visitation sites, and implement the services it provides to the community
Child Life Fund
Supports the child life needs of children who are patients of any unit at UMMC
Children's Heart Program Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs for the Children’s Heart Program
Emily and Mac Richter Memorial Endowment
Supports significant, ongoing projects within UMCH
Murray Kappelman Resident Education Fund
Provides supplemental resources critical to Pediatric Resident education and training
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Campaign
Provides immediate resources for capital renovation, equipment and technology for the NICU
NICU Nursing Fund
Supports continuing education, special programs and staff recognition for NICU nurses
Pediatric Emergency Department Enhancement Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs for the pediatric emergency department
Pediatric Surgery Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs for pediatric surgery
Sunshine/PICU Fund
Provides immediate resources and support for patients and their families

Make a gift to University of Maryland Children's Hospital.

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University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center
Baltimore City Cancer Program Fund
Supports activities and programs administered by the Baltimore City Cancer Program at UMGCCC
Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplant Fund
Supports the work of the bone marrow transplant care team
Breast Evaluation and Treatment Program Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs to support breast cancer patients
Cancer Center Nursing Fund
Supports continuing education, special programs and staff recognition for nurses, patient care technicians and medical assistants
Cancer Research Fund
Supports innovative research and scientific discovery
Center for Image Renewal
Provides immediate resources for the integral services the center offers to cancer patients
Hematologic Malignancies Research Fund
Supports hematologic malignancies research under the direction of Dr. Aaron Rapoport
Leukemia Research Fund
Supports hematologic malignancies research under the direction of Dr. Maria Baer
Surgical Oncology Fund
Supports surgical oncology research under the direction of Dr. Nader Hanna
Thoracic Surgery/Oncology Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the division of thoracic surgery

Make a gift to University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center

Shock Trauma Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs
Center for Critical Care and Trauma Education
Supports the capital, equipment and programmatic needs of the center
Critical Care Tower Fund
Supports the capital needs of the new Shock Trauma Critical Care Tower
Director's Nursing Fund
Supports education and training for Shock Trauma nurses
The Domestic Violence Program
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Domestic Violence Program
Trauma Prevention Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Trauma Prevention Program
Simulation Training Center Endowment
Supports the training and educational needs of the Simulation Center
Trauma Survivors Network
Provides resources to trauma patients and their families during hospitalization and throughout recovery
Violence Intervention Program Fund
Supports programs and activities that assist victims of intentional violent traumatic injury
Violence Prevention Program Fund
Supports programmatic needs and activities that strive to reduce the frequency and repetition of violent injury and criminal activity among at-risk populations

Make a gift to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center.

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Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs

Make a gift to the Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology.

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University of Maryland Heart and Vascular Center

Heart Center Fund Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs
Center for Aortic Disease
Provides resources for education and research related to Aortic Disease
Jarvik 2000 Research Project Fund
Provides resources for the Jarvik 2000 research project
Nursing Fund
Supports continuing education, patient-centered services and staff recognition for Heart Center nurses
Heart Center Percutaneous Mitral Valve Intervention Fund
Provides resources for priority projects, programs and needs of the department of cardiology

Make a gift to University of Maryland Heart and Vascular Center.

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Center for Integrative Medicine

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs
Reiki from the Heart Fund
Provides resources for the Reiki from the Heart program

Make a gift to the Center for Integrative Medicine.

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Department of Medicine

GI Fellowship Fund
Provides resources for educational and professional development programs for the Gastroenterology Fellowship Program
Perioperative Support Fund
Provides resources for priority projects, programs and needs of the perioperative and endoscopy services

Make a gift to the Department of Medicine.

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Department of Neurology

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs
Brain Attack Center
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Maryland Brain Attack Center
Neurology Movement Disorders Fund
Supports patient care and research initiatives related to movement disorders

Make a gift to the Department of Neurology.

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UMMC Nursing

Area of Greatest Need
Supports continuing education, special programs, research activities and staff recognition for UMMC nurses
Patient Care Services and Nursing Innovation
Supports patient care and nursing innovation initiatives

Make a gift to UMMC Nursing.

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Department of Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology Research Fund
Supports research activities and programs in the department of ophthalmology

Make a gift to the Department of Ophthalmology.

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Department of Orthopaedics

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs
Clifford H. Turen, MD Fellowship Endowment Fund
Provides support for a fellows award and annual lectureship in orthopaedic trauma care
Orthopaedic Residency Fund
Supports the Orthopaedic Residency Program, Grand Rounds, and research as well as other related functions and events
Orthopaedic Trauma Fellow Fund
Supports educational and professional development for Orthopaedic Trauma Fellows

Make a gift to the Department of Orthopaedics.

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Department of Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs
Dental Resident Education Fund
Supports the educational needs of the OMS Resident Education program
OMS Alumni Fund
Supports capital needs of OMS
OMS Clinical Surgery Fellowship
Supports the clinical and educational needs of the fellowship program
OMS Surgery Alumni Campaign Endowment
Supports the priority needs of the department of OMS

Make a gift to the Department of Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery.

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Department of Otorhinolaryngology

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs

Make a gift to the Department of Otorhinolaryngology.

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Department of Psychiatry

Community Psychiatry Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects and programs of the Division of Community Psychiatry

Make a gift to the Department of Psychiatry.

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Department of Radiation Oncology

Central Maryland Radiation Oncology
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs
Education and Training Fund
Provides resources to purchase educational books, travel and other education-related items
Ellen Schumer Memorial Fund
Provides resources specific to pancreatic and liver cancer
H.E.R.O. Award
Supports the semi-annual H.E.R.O. award, a new recognition to honor staff in the department of radiation oncology
Magic Castle Fund
Provides resources to grant wishes to children completing radiation treatment
Nicola Regine Memorial Endowment
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Department of Radiation Oncology
Program for Excellence Endowment
Supports key strategic priorities, including: research, clinical initiatives, faculty and basic science support and the acquisition of equipment
Radiation Oncology Proton Gift Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects and programs of the Radiation Oncology Maryland Proton Treatment Center
Virtual Pantry
Provides immediate resources to support financially disadvantaged patients who require assistance in order to complete their care

Make a gift to the Department of Radiation Oncology.

 

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Department of Radiology

Area of Greatest need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs
Breast Center Radiology Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Breast Center radiology program

Make a gift to the Department of Radiology.

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Department of Social Work

GAP Program Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of the Giving Assistance to Patients program
Other Bucket Fund
Provides immediate, non-medical resources for young adult cancer patients
Patient Advocate Fund
Supports the training and educational needs of the patient advocate program
Social Work Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs

Make a gift to the Department of Social Work.

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Department of Surgery

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of surgery
Plastic Surgery General Fund
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs of plastic surgery

Make a gift to the Department of Surgery.

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Division of Transplantation

Transplant Surgery Fund Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs
Barry M. & Judith Pachino Transplant Fund
Supports priority projects, programs, fellowship training, and critical needs
Dr. Aldo Iacono Research Fund
Supports the research activities of Dr. Iacono
Heart and Lung Transplant Staff and Patient Education Fund
Provides educational support to the heart and lung program and its patients, and to transplant staff
Living Donor Fund
Supports pre- and post-op care of living organ donors
Patient and Staff Education Fund
Supports education for kidney, liver and pancreas patients and transplant surgery staff
Weinberg Islet Transplant Support Fund
Supports treatment, care and prevention of immunological obstacles to a successful islet transplantation

Make a gift to the Division of Transplantation.

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Department of Urology

Area of Greatest Need
Provides immediate resources for priority projects, programs and critical needs

Make a gift to the Department of Urology.

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