Proud to Work Here. Proud to Give Here.

  • Becky Ceraul

    School of Pharmacy

    "Not everyone has the resources to make their dream of becoming a pharmacist a reality. So I give annually to help offset the costs our students have in pursuing their degrees."

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  • Doug Barnes

    School of Dentistry

    "I give annually because I want to show my support for the institution that has given me so much."

    Read more about Doug Barnes

  • Franklin Chappell

    School of Social Work

    "I want to ensure that the School of Social Work will continue to attract a diverse and talented cohort of students each year and help us perpetuate our mission for generations of students yet to come."

    Read more about Franklin Chappell

  • Gisele Ferretto

    School of Social Work

    "My contributions keep me connected to the work of the School of Social Work, to its legacy, and the current students, who are the future of social work."

    Read more about Gisele Ferretto

  • Jeff Ash

    School of Nursing

    "I have witnessed the value of both small and large donations and how it all can contribute to the good of our school. While not independently wealthy, I know that my contribution matters to someone or something at UMB and the School of Nursing."

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  • Tara Byrd

    School of Nursing

    "I have seen firsthand how a scholarship can bring joy, relief, and encouragement to a student. A scholarship means a lot to them. I wanted to be a part of the commitment to support our students, and this campaign allows me that opportunity."

    Read more about Tara Byrd

“Proud to Work Here. Proud to Give Here.” celebrates the extraordinary generosity of our dedicated faculty and staff who share in the scholarship, research, innovation, collaboration, and advocacy that makes UMB a catalyst for change in Maryland, the region, and across the globe. We hope you will join us in being Proud to Work Here. Proud to Give Here.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the “Proud to Work Here. Proud to Give Here.” campaign?

“Proud to Work Here. Proud to Give Here.” is a Universitywide awareness and fundraising effort that invites faculty and staff to show their pride with a one-time or recurring gift to the UMB school, scholarship, program, fund, or cause that matters most to them.

How can I make my gift?

Employees can participate by selecting one of the following options:

  1. Make a one-time or recurring credit card gift via our secure giving site.
  2. Complete our printable “Proud to Work Here. Proud to Give Here.” gift form and deliver it (by mail or in person) to one of the following locations:

Is my gift tax-deductible?

Your gift is tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. You will receive a tax receipt for any gifts made directly to the University from the University of Maryland Baltimore Foundation, Inc. Please consult your tax advisor for questions about your specific giving.

Where does my gift go?

The choice is yours! The University has many funds that directly benefit students, faculty, schools, and programs. You may direct your “Proud to Work Here. Proud to Give Here.” gift to the fund of your choice, or simply support the area of greatest need.

Whom do I contact if I have questions or want additional information?

If you have any questions, contact the Office of Philanthropy Annual Giving team at, 410-706-8488, or 410-706-2358.

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Office of Philanthropy
Annual Giving