How your gift helps the Comprehensive Transplant Center
The Comprehensive Transplant Center strives to provide the highest quality of care in solid organ and tissue transplantation. Our innovative research and exceptional patient care enhances our pursuit of medical leadership locally and around the world. For more than half a century, our efforts have been made possible through the financial support of our generous donors and patients.
Your investment in the Comprehensive Transplant Center supports our existing physicians and fosters a new generation of medical experts, whose primary aspirations are to improve transplant medicine. We invite you to partner with the Comprehensive Transplant Center to help us increase our understanding of organ transplant and devise new treatments for all areas of transplant surgery.
Contributions can be made in support of the Comprehensive Transplant Center or can be designated to benefit the work of a specific physician or surgeon. Your philanthropy will ensure that Johns Hopkins remains a leader in the field of modern transplant medicine.
- Why give to the Comprehensive Transplant Center?
- Types of gifts we accept
- Contact the development office
Methods of Payment
The Department of Surgery
Merissa J. Courtright, Director of Development
Fund for Johns Hopkins Medicine
550 North Broadway, Suite 725
Baltimore, MD 21205
Recognized for its significant advancements in transplant surgery, the Comprehensive Transplant Center is is committed to pioneering a new era in solid organ and tissue transplant by building knowledge through research and education. For generations, Hopkins surgeons have provided world-class care, ensuring that patients receive the most advanced treatments in medicine. These specialists have been at the forefront of ongoing research into surgical intervention and organ transplantation. At the Comprehensive Transplant Center, specialists convert novel discoveries into new treatments, ultimately saving and extending lives.
We hope you will join us in our quest of researching and improving transplant surgery. We appreciate your partnership and support for the Comprehensive Transplant Center.
There are four ways to support the Comprehensive Transplant Center through charitable giving:
Gifts of all sizes help the Comprehensive Transplant Center to continue our ongoing efforts as a leader in innovative and compassionate treatment, groundbreaking research, and excellent surgical medical education. Gifts made with a check or credit card provide immediate support to the transplant center.
Contributions to the Comprehensive Transplant Center can be unrestricted and used where the need is greatest. Gifts can also be designated to support a specific doctor. Gifts can also be made in memory of a loved one or to honor someone special in your life.
Gifts can be made outright or pledged over a period of up to five years.
Matching giftsMany employers offer a matching gift program to their employees. For every dollar you donate to the Comprehensive Transplant Center, your employer will match it either dollar for dollar, two dollars to one dollar, or, in more generous cases, three dollars to one dollar. All you need is a Matching Gift Form from your employer’s Public Affairs Department. Complete the section designated for employees and mail the form to us. We will take care of all the other details and paperwork.
There are many opportunities to commemorate family members, friends, or colleagues on a birthday, anniversary, or another special occasion. Gifts can be made to the Comprehensive Transplant Center in honor of a special physician, for example, who has played a significant role in your health. These gifts are greatly appreciated by the people being honored and their families.
A gift made to the Comprehensive Transplant Center in memory of a person who has passed away is a special way to honor a beloved friend or family member. Such a gift creates a legacy and memorializes the person by providing direct support to the transplant center.
Gift planning allows our donors to thoughtfully choose ways of giving that meet their needs—and the needs of the Comprehensive Transplant Center. A development director from the transplant center and the Johns Hopkins Institutions, Office of Gift Planning can provide you with information on effective charitable planning options so that you can achieve optimum tax, financial, and philanthropic results.
Department of Surgery Fund for Johns Hopkins Medicine
550 North Broadway Suite 725
Baltimore, MD 21205