Ways to Give

Everyone has a calling—ours is to make a difference.

Please consider making a gift of any amount in an area of Vanderbilt University Medical Center that aligns with your passions and interests in health care. Together, we can make a difference in the lives of those who need us.

***If you wish to support our efforts to mitigate and treat COVID-19 (coronavirus):

Give Online

Make your gift through our secure online giving form and choose which area of the Medical Center you would like to support by completing the Area of Support section. (If your gift area is not included in the dropdown menu, please select Other, and type in your chosen area of support.)

Mail Your Gift

Mail your gift by completing the giving form and noting your area of support, if applicable. Checks may be made payable to Vanderbilt University Medical Center and mailed to the following address:

VUMC Gift and Donor Services
3322 West End Avenue, Suite 900
Nashville, TN 37203-1197

Tribute Giving

Tribute gifts are great ways to honor someone special, a meaningful occasion or the cherished memory of a loved one. Select "Dedicate my donation in honor or in memory of someone" when you make your gift online, create a dedicated fundraising page in memory of your loved one, or email us to tell us more about your tribute gift.

Giving at Higher Levels

For more information about making a high-level gift commitment in areas of your interest or passion, please contact Chris Collins, vice president for VUMC Development, at (615) 875-2670 or email christopher.j.collins@vumc.org.

Growing to New Heights Campaign

Help us provide hope and healing to more children and families who need us by supporting the four-story expansion of Monroe Carell Jr. Childrens Hospital at Vanderbilt. Visit the Growing to New Heights Campaign site for more information or to make your gift.

Making a Gift in Your Will

Many people enjoy making a gift in their will. If the Medical Center is important in your life, you can support it in this way, too. For more information, please contact Timothy A. Kaltenbach, Esq., Trusts, Estates and Gift Planning for VUMC, at (615) 343-3119 or email tim.kaltenbach@vumc.org.

Giving Through Stocks and Securities

Support the Medical Center through transferring gifts of stocks and securities. For more information, please contact VUMC Gift and Donor Services at (800) 288-0028 or email donorservices@vumc.org.

Electronic Funds Transfer

To set up your electronic funds transfer, please contact VUMC Gift and Donor Services at (800) 288-0028 or email donorservices@vumc.org.

Matching Gift Opportunities

Many employers have matching gift programs that could double or even triple your gift amount. To learn more about matching gifts, please contact VUMC Gift and Donor Services at (800) 288-0028 or email donorservices@vumc.org.

Corporate and Foundation Giving

Our community partners are crucial to our mission of making a difference. To learn more about corporate or foundation giving, please contact Erin Morrison, executive director of development, at (615) 936-3088 or email erin.morrison@vumc.org.

Start Your Own Fundraiser

By creating your personal fundraising page, you can share your story and gather those in your community to make a collective impact for Vanderbilt Health. Click here to start your page. 


Learn more about volunteering at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.