There are many ways to give to UCSF.

However you give – as a former patient, family member or friend, alumnus, or corporate or foundation partner – your gift has profound impact on lives today and on tomorrow’s medicine, pioneered at UCSF.

However you give – as a former patient, family member or friend, alumnus, or corporate or foundation partner – your gift has profound impact on lives today and on tomorrow’s medicine, pioneered at UCSF.

Payment Options and Giving FAQ

Making a gift to UCSF is easy. You can give online; by mail, phone, or wire transfer; or through payroll deduction. Give where it's needed most or designate your gift to any UCSF school or program that is important to you.

Questions? Read our FAQ.

Gifts of Stocks or Other Securities

Advance the groundbreaking biomedical research that fuels the cures of tomorrow by making a gift of stocks, mutual funds, or other securities.

Please contact us by email or phone (415-476-3952) for instructions and assistance with the details of your gift prior to initiating a transfer of securities.

Honor and Memorial Giving

Would you like to honor or remember a family member or friend? Celebrate a turning point, birthday, or holiday? Acknowledge the special role someone played in a loved one’s care? Explore opportunities to make a tribute gift.

Fundraise for UCSF

Whether you’re raising money for a specific UCSF program, showing gratitude for a special doctor or caregiver, or bringing attention to a cause you believe in, organizing a community fundraiser is a fun and meaningful way to get involved.

Endowments

Whether you contribute to any of the more than 1,000 established endowments or create a new named endowed fund, your gift provides a reliable source of funds to advance UCSF’s mission and the work of our researchers, faculty, and students.

Matching Gifts

Find out if your company offers a matching gifts program and double (or even triple) the impact of your gift to UCSF.

Employee Giving

Join the thousands of faculty and staff members who have already made gifts to UCSF. You can make a one-time gift or sign up for an ongoing payroll deduction.

 

Donor-Advised Funds

Like a savings account for charitable giving, donor-advised funds give you the freedom to make fund contributions whenever you like and recommend specific grants to UCSF only when you are ready.

Gift Planning

Your legacy begins with careful planning, and there are many ways you can help advance health worldwide by including UCSF in your estate plan. When making a "planned gift," you continue to use or benefit from your asset now and know you are supporting UCSF in the future.

 

Your giving inspires a world of good health.

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