Remember a loved one who passed away by making a memorial gift in his or her name. Recognize an important person, mark a special occasion or show gratitude for someone who made a difference in your life by making an honor gift to Rush.
Donating in honor of an important person, or in memory of someone who passed away, supports Rush in its mission to provide excellent medical care, conduct groundbreaking research, offer transformative education and perform important community outreach. Memorial and honor gifts allow you to pay tribute to important people and acknowledge significant events in your life while making an impact on the lives of others.
Ways to make a memorial or honor gift
Consider using our online fundraising tools to create your own personal giving page in memory of a loved one or in honor of a special person or occasion.
You can also make a difference through memorial and honor giving in the following ways:
Make a memorial gift. Support Rush’s mission and impact others’ lives in memory of your friend or loved one.
Direct memorial gifts from others to Rush. Recognize a loved one in a lasting and meaningful way by asking others to give to Rush in his or her memory.
Honor your ‘Health Care Hero’. Thank the medical professionals who treated you or a loved one helping them continue to offer excellent patient care while developing innovative treatments.
Celebrate a milestone, honor a Loved One. Make a lasting and meaningful gift in honor of a friend or family member, special occasion or achievement.
Direct honor gifts from others to Rush. Suggest that others join you in honoring an important person, or in recognizing a milestone, special occasion or achievement.
Learn about payment methods, confidentiality, tax receipts and other aspects of memorial and honor gifts to Rush in our FAQ section.
Questions, or looking for more information? Contact Lisa Gerberding, associate director of annual giving, at firstname.lastname@example.org and (312) 563-3164.