Giving to RUSH

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Giving to RUSH

Your gift to RUSH improves health.

Your gift to RUSH improves health.

Philanthropy News

Ellen Bintz Meuch and her Swim Across America team gather for a photo

Rush University Medical Center

‘We must never give up hope’

Ellen Bintz Meuch signed up for the Swim Across America, or SAA, Chicago Open Water Swim in 2013 for the health benefits, to reconnect with a friend and to support her aunt, who was battling myeloma. When her husband, Lee, was diagnosed with stage IVB pancreatic cancer four days before the event, the swim became a lifeline for Bintz Meuch.

Frances Pass

Rush University Medical Center

Bequest to RUSH Will Support Cardiovascular and Breast Cancer Research

Decades of care at Rush University Medical Center led one woman to leave a $100,000 bequest in honor of her family.

Kari's Story

Rush Copley Medical Center

Kari's Story

A follow-up screening with ABUS found what turned out to be breast cancer.

Ways to Give

Gift Planning

A range of giving options can help you achieve your goals while supporting RUSH’s mission.

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Rush University Medical Center

Chicago Foundation Launches Scholarship to Promote Community-based Clinical Mental Health Care Project at Rush

The Herrendorf Family Foundation has launched a five-year partnership with Rush University Medical Center to support mental health in Chicago’s communities.

Geralyn O'Brien presents donation to Waterford Place

Rush Copley Medical Center

Geralyn O’Brien Wins for Waterford Place

As a licensed, oncology-focused esthetician, Geralyn O’Brien has provided participants at Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center with skin care classes, personal consultations and oncology-focused facials. And now she has won $10,000 for Waterford Place by entering – and winning – the Compassion category of the Skin Games 2020, an international competition for estheticians.

When You Make a Gift, You Make a Difference

Rush isn’t just preparing for the future; we’re preparing to lead it. 

And we want you to join us. Make a gift today.