Office of Gift Development

Types of Gifts

Many ways to give are available at IU School of Medicine. Professional support is available to discuss options with donors through the Office of Gift Development.

Online

Online

Online giving is a simple, secure way to invest in medical education and research at IU School of Medicine. Gifts to IU School of Medicine are made through Indiana University Foundation.
Mail

Mail

To make a gift by mail, send to Indiana University School of Medicine, c/o Indiana University Foundation, PO Box 7072, Indianapolis, IN 46207-7072. Make checks payable to IU Foundation - IU School of Medicine. Please do not send cash.

Memorial Gifts

Loved ones of those who have passed often ask to have memorial gifts directed to Indiana University School of Medicine. This is a wonderful way to remember someone while supporting a program or area of research that was important to him or her.

Endowed Gifts

An endowment is a permanent fund established to benefit IU School of Medicine. While all gifts are important and appreciated, endowed gifts are crucial. They provide an ongoing, stable source of income for IU School of Medicine, ensuring adequate resources are available to prepare healers and transform health today, tomorrow and far into the future.

Planned and Estate Gifts

Planned giving is method of donating to IU School of Medicine that allows a donor to make a gift as part of an overall financial or estate plan. Often, planned gifts enable donors to make larger gifts than may be possible through cash alone.

Corporate and Foundation Giving

The IU School of Medicine Office of Gift Development works to develop strategic partnerships with corporations and facilitates relationships with foundations focused on medical education, research and health care. Details about how a company or foundation may partner with IU School of Medicine to make a philanthropic gift are available.

Special Fundraising Campaigns

From time to time, IU School of Medicine undertakes fundraising initiatives to raise money for pressing projects or in honor of key anniversaries or individuals. This includes reunion giving campaigns, mentor campaigns and other volunteer-driven fundraising efforts. Learn about these special campaigns and how you can get involved.

Legacy Gifts

Legacy gifts are a way to improve health care for future generations while permanently linking your name to IU School of Medicine. By establishing a legacy gift, you can ensure a cause or program you care about continues to have the resources needed to thrive for years to come. As with all gifts to IU School of Medicine, you may designate what area of medicine your legacy gift supports. Explore how legacy gifts such as endowments are leading to better care for patients here in Indiana, throughout the United States and around the world.

Make a Gift

To make a gift online, use the Give Now button and then search for the program or account you wish to support. If you cannot find what you are looking for or need further assistance, please contact the main office or consult an IU School of Medicine gift officer.

To give a gift by mail, send to Indiana University School of Medicine, c/o Indiana University Foundation, PO Box 7072, Indianapolis, IN 46207-7072. Please do not send cash. Make checks payable to IU Foundation – IU School of Medicine.

Fundraising Disclosure

The Indiana University Foundation solicits tax-deductible private contributions for the benefit of Indiana University and is registered to solicit charitable contributions in all states requiring registration. For our full disclosure statement, see go.iu.edu/89n.