Gifts of Art Endowment Fund Contributions will be Matched Dollar for Dollar up to $5 Million
We invite you to join us in supporting art & music at the University of Michigan Health System, a tradition of care that is at the heart of the Michigan Difference. This endowment fund ensures that our internationally recognized arts in healthcare program, which offers galleries, public performances, art and music at patients' bedsides, the Friends Meditation Garden and the Life Sciences Orchestra, will continue to revitalize and enrich the lives of patients, visitors and staff. The University of Michigan Health System has a commitment to supporting Gifts of Art's
misson of incorporating the arts into the environment of care.
You or your business may choose to support
Gifts of Art
via a number of different
- Secure online giving
- If you prefer to mail a check, please make payable and mail to:
UMHS Gifts of Art Endowment Fund
NI-5E06, 300 North Ingalls, SPC 5470
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5470
- Planned donations: Including Gifts of Art
in your bequest, trust, or other life-income donation provides
lasting support for our important programs while meeting your
own long-term financial and philanthropic goals. For more information about private support for Gifts of Art,
contact Eric Barritt, Chief Development Officer for UMHS at (734) 763-1174 or Elaine Sims,
Director of Gifts of Art at (734) 936-7634.
- Artwork: Donations of works of art will be
considered, particularly when the objects or collections support the Health System's mission, which includes enhancing the environment of care and helping to calm, comfort and engage our patients, visitors and staff.
All contributions to Gifts of Art qualify as tax-deductible charitable contributions.
The fund constitutes a gift for endowment, and distributions from the fund will be made in accordance with the University's then existing endowment distribution policy.