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Make a Memorial Gift

"I know my mom would be truly proud of my efforts to support respiratory care research in her memory — research that could one day save a life." -Meagan Dubosky, memorial donor and Rush student

Memorial gifts to Rush are lasting and meaningful ways to remember your loved one, while also making a significant difference in the lives of others. Memorial gifts create an important legacy in your loved one’s name by helping Rush continue to offer excellent health care, innovative research, thorough education and effective community outreach.

Interested in making a greater impact? Suggest that others donate in memory of your loved one. Learn more about directing others to give memorial gifts to Rush.

How to make your memorial gift:

  • Give online
    Our secure online giving site is the most convenient and environmentally friendly way to make a memorial gift.
  • Give by mail
    Download our memorial giving form and mail the completed form along with a check made payable to “Rush University Medical Center” to the following address:
    Rush University Medical Center
    Office of Philanthropy
    1700 W. Van Buren St., Suite 250
    Chicago, IL 60612
  • Give by phone
    Credit card gifts can also be made by calling the Office of Philanthropy at (312) 942-1514.

We are happy to notify the tribute’s family of your generosity. If you would like us to send a notification, please provide the tribute’s family contact information when making your gift.

Learn about payment methods, confidentiality, tax receipts and other aspects of memorial and honor gifts to Rush in our FAQ section.

Questions? Contact Megan Tenenbaum, assistant director of annual giving, at and (312) 942-1514.

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