• Make a Match: Brown Family’s Gift Challenge to Benefit UMB CURE Scholars

    Prominent Baltimore philanthropists Eddie and Sylvia Brown created a matching gift challenge to stimulate philanthropic support for the University’s CURE Scholars Program from the African American community.

    Read more in SPOTLIGHT

  • The PATIENTS Program’s Pandemic Pivot

    As the COVID-19 pandemic unfolded, the PATIENTS Program at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy pivoted to continue work in rebuilding trust and confidence in patient-centered medical research, particularly among underserved populations. 

    Read more in SPOTLIGHT

  • Social Workers Step Up on the COVID-19 Front Lines

    A University of Maryland School of Social Work alumnus and student got a firsthand look at the racial components and mental health impacts of COVID-19 on patients while working at the Baltimore Convention Center Field Hospital.

    Read more in SPOTLIGHT

  • Spotlight on UMB Foundation Board Chair Harry C. Knipp, MD, FACR

    Harry Knipp has a distinguished history with UMB and a family legacy that dates back to the 1800s. Get an inside look at his special affinity for the University and unwavering commitment to the UMB community.

    Read more in SPOTLIGHT

  • Help Us Bridge the Digital Divide

    In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, when internet access is essential for work, school, and staying connected, UMB and Comcast have partnered to offer free Wi-Fi access to families in West Baltimore.

    Learn about the Digital Divide Initiative

  • UMB’s Catalyst Campaign Surpasses $620 Million Milestone

    The University of Maryland, Baltimore’s Catalyst Campaign achieved a significant milestone in early 2021, raising $621 million, or 83 percent of its $750 goal. 

    Read more in SPOTLIGHT

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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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