Rush is accepting a variety of donations that support response efforts across our hospital system.
With top-ranked care and a hospital built for an infectious disease outbreak, Rush is uniquely prepared to handle a response to a pandemic like COVID-19. Your confidence and support makes our health care heroes even stronger. With your help, we can continue to obtain the resources needed to keep our community safe.
FAQs about coronavirus (COVID-19) donations
Support from Rush’s generous donor community can have an immediate impact on the work of our coronavirus response team and on the populations we serve.
- Gifts to the Rush COVID-19 Response Fund strengthen our team’s ability to make the Chicago area healthier and safer, providing the tools, technology and resources to care for critically ill patients and increase capacity for testing. Your gifts also help with meals, PPE, childcare and other services for frontline staff and provide support for patients and their loved ones.
- Gifts to the Rush Coronavirus Research Fund speed our ability to study — and ultimately understand — COVID-19, supporting everything from the analysis of clinical data to the collection and storage of vital biospecimens.
- Even as today’s clinical teams combat COVID-19, hundreds of future health care professionals continue their Rush University education virtually. Gifts to the COVID-19 Student Relief Fund assist those who are facing financial hardship due to the virus, allowing these students to focus on their academic coursework.