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Support the UC Davis School of Medicine on Give Day!

The UC Davis School of Medicine plays a key role in advancing health in Northern California and beyond through the education of a diverse physician workforce, breakthrough research, outstanding patient care and a commitment to community service.

Your gift – no matter the amount – can have a significant impact on our medical students, faculty, research and discoveries, and our patients and their families. When you support the School of Medicine, you are helping advance patient care, research and education in our community!

If you believe in investing in the future and want to acknowledge an aspect of UC Davis School of Medicine that made you who you are today, find your passion from the funds listed below. Your gift will be counted toward our challenges.

Join our generous supporters and UC Davis School of Medicine’s family and give to one of these sponsored funds today!

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Apr 17, 2021

"When we learned we could increase our support of UC Davis through Give Day, we jumped at the opportunity. Give Day, which ends in just a few hours, gives you the opportunity to extend the positive impact of your donation, no matter its size."

-- Fred and Carolyn Redeker

Give during Give Day to turn your state and the world Gold!
Rank State Gifts
1 CA 110
2 MD 6
3 DC 3
Employee Giving Committee Challenge - Davis as UC It!
We reached our stretch goal of 500 gifts! Thank you to our employee donors for your generosity and for unlocking $5,000 from the Employee Giving Committee.
500 / 500 Gifts
Planned Giving Challenge - Wayne & Jacque Bartholomew
THANK YOU to Wayne & Jacque Bartholomew, all who gave to this challenge and all those who support UC Davis by including the university in their estates. Gifts of this magnitude often provide key funding for areas of innovation and need.
100 / 100 Gifts
Family Fellows Challenge for Parent Giving
We reached our goal of 150 gifts! Thank you to our donors for your generosity and thank you to parents Rick Adler and Nancy Haekyung Adler for your generous support of UC Davis.
150 / 150 Gifts
John Merrill Drummer Scholarship Challenge
THANK YOU to Lynn Drummer, D.O. and all those who gave to honor John Merrill by supporting his scholarship this Give Day. Our non-traditional medical students are grateful to have your support.
15 / 15 Gifts
25 for 10! School of Medicine Alumni Scholarship Fund Support
THANK YOU to all of the generous donors that chose to support the "25 for 10!" School of Medicine Student Scholarship Support Challenge! Your gifts will provide crucial scholarship support for our students as they begin their journeys to become outstanding, community-focused physicians. Thank you!
20 / 20 Gifts
The Sullivan Family Challenge for the Dr. William Blaisdell Scholarship
THANK YOU to Dr. Patrick and Cecelia Lakatos Sullivan and to all of the generous donors that chose to support the Dr. William Blaisdell Scholarship! Your support is deeply appreciated and will help us reduce the financial burdens of high-achieving School of Medicine students.
12 / 12 Gifts
Will Green and Martin Palomar's Challenge for Medical Student Scholarships
THANK YOU to William H. Green, Martin Palomar, and to all of the generous donors that supported this challenge! Your support is deeply appreciated and will enable UC Davis medical students to pursue the specialty they are most passionate about, rather than factoring financial obligations into their career options. Thank you!
10 / 10 Gifts
Dr. Morris K. Pleasant Memorial Scholarship
THANK YOU to Sharon, Shakira, and Kelly Pleasant and to all of the generous donors that supported this challenge in memory of Dr. Morris K. Pleasant. Your gifts are deeply appreciated and will support medical students pursuing a career in psychiatry or mental health, with a preference for students who have overcome obstacles faced by African-American and/or students of color. Thank you!
45 / 45 Gifts
Lipscomb - Chapman Alumni Challenge
THANK YOU to Dr. David Manske, Dr. Alan Kawaguchi, Dr. Michelle James, Dr. Mike Chapman, and to all of the other generous donors that supported this challenge and our School of Medicine residents and fellows!
2 / 2 Gifts
Barry Beals’ challenge to support the General Thoracic Surgery Research Fund
THANK YOU to Barry Beals and the many donors who supported General Thoracic Surgery Research this Give Day! Your gifts will enable us to provide new levels of quality care to our patients.
8 / 8 Gifts
Global Emergency Medicine
THANK YOU to all who gave to Global Emergency Medicine this Give Day! Your support will make training and culturally competent care possible for our patients.
15 / 15 Gifts
Melissa Cooke Johnsen '79 Family Planning and Reproductive Health Fund Challenge
THANK YOU to Ms. Melissa Cooke Johnsen '79 and all who gave to support family planning this challenge on Give Day!
3 / 3 Gifts
Battle of the Schools
Support your School to move them up the leader board. A gift of any size will increase their ranking!
Rank Department Gifts
1 School of Veterinary Medicine 277
2 School of Law 200
3 School of Medicine 194
4 School of Education 191
5 Graduate School of Management 177
6 Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing 19
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