Impact of Giving

These are the stories of the individuals and foundations who help advance Chicago medicine and science through their vision and philanthropy.

Margaret and Larry Benjamin
Celebrating 25 Years with Gift to Cancer Center

David Sherman
Hepatitis C: Controllable to Curable

Carol and Peter Goldman
Impacting GI Care

MacInnes Family
Fighting ALS One Step at a Time

Suzanne Zaccone
Breast Cancer Survivor Supports Fellowship 

Seenu M. Hariprasad, MD
Envisioning Success

Allison Levine
Supporting GI Research

Daniel Rosenblum, SB'62, MD'66
Extraordinary Volunteer

Chin-Tu Chen
O'Connor Foundation  Donates $2.1 Million 

Melissa Gilliam, MD, MPH
Empowering Youth

Bettina and Jim Faulkner
Stroke Patient Defies Odds

John and Cecila Lok
Lok Family Establishes Scholarship Fund 

Remembering Rivera
Raising Money for Asthma Research

Joseph B. Kirsner
Honoring a Legacy

Bond of Honor
Doctor Establishes Scholarship Fund 

Mapping Opportunities
DeVry Inc. Contributes to Mapping Project

Ting-Wa Wong
Faculty Member Honored for her Mentorship 

Leshem Family
Supporting Pediatric Research 

Catherine Murks
Patient's Dilemma Leads to Doctoral Study 

Haselkorn Family
Embracing University of Chicago 

David S. Fox Jr.
Doctor's Final Testament

Compton Legacy
Family Makes Sizable Bequest 

Carol Sparks
Multiple Reasons for Hope and Healing 

ARCS Foundation
Impacting Science and Medicine

Vince Foglia
Family Foundation Funds Cancer Research

Todd Herst
Patient Helps Fund New Cancer Treatment

Samuel Volchenboum
Children’s Research Foundation Supports Pediatrics, Saves Lives

Rahmawati Sih
Widow Keeps Husband's Memory Alive 

Noreen Fraser Foundation
Foundation Supports Breast Cancer Study

Mildred and Marv Conney
Philanthropy Vital for Scientist’s Research

Kenneth Bridbord, MD
Shaping the Future through Bequests

Isaac Lidsky
Restoring Hope for Degenerative Eye Diseases

Ellen H. Block
Gift to Endow New Health Justice Professorship

Cancer Foundation
Project to Transform Cancer Science