• Chacón Center for Immigrant Justice to Fight for Rights, Dignity, Humanity

    A transformational $5 million gift to the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law by Marco and Debbie Chacón promises to improve the lives of immigrants in Maryland and beyond.

    Read more in SPOTLIGHT

  • The Power of Partnership: Collaboration, Innovation, and Impact

    The University of Maryland Strategic Partnership: MPowering the State has fostered hundreds of collaborations that are growing Maryland’s innovation economy, advancing interdisciplinary research, creating opportunities for students, and addressing the state’s most critical issues.

  • New Endowed Professorships Continue Culture of Excellence in School of Dentistry

    The University of Maryland School of Dentistry has established its first three endowed professorships over the past five years, demonstrating a strong commitment to excellence in research and technology.

  • Spotlight on UMB Foundation Board Trustee Patricia S. Florestano, PhD, MA

    Patricia Florestano is a lifelong educator committed to improving higher education in Maryland for all. Get an inside look at her dedicated service and discover her special affinity with UMB as a UMB Foundation board member.

  • Building a Legacy of Community Engagement

    The UMB Office of Philanthropy is launching a fundraising campaign to create an endowment that would sustain the new UMB Community Engagement Center (CEC) in perpetuity. Find out how donors will be given the opportunity to create a legacy in the community.

  • Show Your Support for UMB’s Front-Line Workers

    Become a hero to our heroes in the UMB Vaccination Clinic at the SMC Campus Center – and to our valued restaurants in the community – by making a gift to the Food for Our Front Lines initiative.

  • You can help us do what we do today even better tomorrow.

    Estate gifts come in all shapes and sizes. The Office of Planned Giving can help you know your options. Contact us today in confidence about giving through your estate.

    Learn more about estate gifts

The COVID-19 virus
Support UMB's Increasing Efforts to Deal with the COVID-19 Pandemic

Friends of UMB have inquired about how they can support UMB’s increasing efforts to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. Gift support to address this substantial challenge is welcome and may be directed to any of the following purposes.

President Bruce E. Jarrell, MD, FACS

“Philanthropy is absolutely the most elastic source of revenue available. We invite charitable investment in the numerous UMB programs and initiatives that impact the daily lives of Maryland citizens and many others well beyond our region.”

President Bruce E. Jarrell, MD, FACS

With our nationally ranked schools, leading centers, and acclaimed programs, the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is on the move. Take advantage of this exciting time to become one of our stakeholders and help UMB catalyze global advances in health and human services.

Why Give

Now, more than ever, it is critical to raise philanthropic support to continue UMBs tradition of excellence that dates back to 1807.

Annual Giving

Direct, impactful support for UMB schools and programs.

Planned Giving

Legacy, life-income, and tax-advantaged gifts.

Corporate and Foundations Relations

Partnership through grants and sponsorships.

Matching Gifts

Increase the impact of your giving.


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