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Stock Gifts

Stock gifts are donations of appreciated securities. This donation allows the donor to avoid capital gains taxes. Donated stocks held for more than one year qualify for a tax deduction based on the fair market value of the stock.

In Memoriam Gifts

In memoriam gifts honor someone special. You can donate online or mail your check made payable to Northwestern University to:

The Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University
c/o Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Development & Alumni Relations
420 E. Superior St.
Arthur J. Rubloff Building, 9th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611

Please include a note indicating who you are honoring with your donation and if you would like to choose how the gift is allocated.

You are also welcome to make a gift by credit card over the phone by contacting Terri Dillon at 312.503.4837. Unless otherwise indicated, we will notify the family about your contribution.

Endowments and Named Gifts

Endowments and named gifts are permanent legacies that provide donor recognition and continual support for faculty, students and programs. Northwestern invests the principal of an endowment gift under the supervision of a group of investment professionals.

Planned Gifts

Planned gifts are made through wills and estate planning and help fund the future of cancer research and patient care. These gifts include bequests, charitable annuities, remainder trusts and life insurance and can feature periodic payment to you and your loved ones and provide donors with tax savings and other financial benefits.