Tribute Giving

Tribute Giving

Donate in honor or in memory of a special person.

Donate in honor or in memory of a special person.

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 improve health for the diverse communities we serve. 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. 

Our Annual Giving teams can provide you with the following support: 

  • Help you select an area of Rush to support 
  • Craft language to include in an obituary and create a personalized giving link you can share with family and friends 
  • Print customized giving envelopes  
  • Provide you with a weekly list of all the honor donors and their addresses if you wish to send personal thank you notes

Rush University Medical Center and Rush Oak Park Hospital

Contact us

To learn more about paying tribute to someone with your gift or creating a fundraiser, contact us at Rush University Medical Center at giving@rush.edu or (312) 942-2384.

Give online

Our secure online giving site is the most convenient and environmentally friendly way to make a gift.

Give by mail

To give by mail to Rush University Medical Center, download this memorial giving form or this honor giving form, then 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 
1201 W. Harrison St., Suite 300 
Chicago, IL 60607-3319 

Rush Copley Medical Center

Contact us

To learn more about paying tribute to someone with your gift or creating a fundraiser, contact us at Rush Copley Medical Center at lisa.lapinski@rushcopley.com or (630) 978-4948.

Give online

Our secure online giving site is the most convenient and environmentally friendly way to make a gift.

Give by mail

To give by mail to the Rush Copley Foundation, download this memorial giving form or this honor giving form, then mail the completed form along with a check made payable to “Rush Copley Foundation” to the following address: 

Rush Copley Foundation 
2000 Ogden Ave. 
Aurora, IL 60504