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Equitable Health Care for Immigrants & Refugees

Philanthropy is helping to ensure culturally informed, high-quality health care for local immigrant families.

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Relief for Cancer Patients

Buffum Fund helps Matthew Mugford help patients

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2020 Impact Report

Philanthropy is altering the course of health care.

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The COVID-19 Response Fund

Supporting patients, front line caregivers and health care delivery as the pandemic unfolds.

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The UVM Medical Center Foundation solicits a broad range of philanthropic support to advance the mission of the UVM Medical Center: to improve the health of the people in the communities we serve by integrating patient care, education and research in a caring environment.

Read the latest inspiring stories about some of the incredible people who are contributing at all levels to this mission.

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Searching For Cures

Physicians and scientists at UVM investigate today’s medical challenges, generating new understanding and translating discoveries into real-time advancements in patient care and human health. A leadership gift from Steven Firestone, MD ’69 has set the stage for construction of a new biomedical research facility featuring flexible, collaborative spaces that foster innovation, improve efficiencies and help advance our search for cures.


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Fundraising events foster a strong sense of community, providing people of all ages with an opportunity to come together and demonstrate their collective commitment to the health and well-being of all who live here.

Join Extra Life and play games to support local pediatric patients and families at the UVM Children’s Hospital.

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Read the latest inspiring stories about how charitable giving to the UVM Medical Center is changing lives in our community and beyond.