• Conways’ $13.8 Million Donation Marks Largest Gift in School of Nursing’s History

    Philanthropists’ latest contribution will fund an additional 345 Conway Scholarships across all degree programs.

  • New Student Social Venture Fund Pilot Prepares the Changemakers of Tomorrow

    Thanks to the generous support of visionary donors, two students in the Graduate School’s Master of Science in Health and Social Innovation Program will receive seed stage grants to support their innovative student social ventures.

  • With $1.5 Million Bequest, Charles G. Smith Leaves a Legacy to HIV Research

    Donation establishes endowed professorship at the School of Medicine’s Institute of Human Virology.

  • UMB’s Student Emergency Funds Provide Support Amid Global Crisis

    The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked a renewed push to support students through philanthropic funds as they continue to face unexpected emergencies and deal with the challenges they pose to their degree completion.

  • Spotlight on UMB Foundation Board Trustee Luke T. Cooper Jr., JD, MBA

    Recognized as one of Baltimore’s “40 Under 40” business leaders by the Baltimore Business Journal, Luke Cooper is a lawyer, serial entrepreneur, speaker, author, and trusted advisor to business, academic, and government leaders.

  • Spotlight on UMB Foundation Board Trustee Mei Xu, MA

    Mei Xu is a Chinese American entrepreneur and international businesswoman who has built a multimillion-dollar company and become a credible voice in global consumer business and women’s leadership development.

  • Increase Your Impact at UMB with One Simple Step

    By making use of your company’s matching gift program, you can maximize the impact of your generous support to the University of Maryland, Baltimore and its seven schools.

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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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