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Support Your Passion

Contributions from loyal alumni and friends enable the University of Kansas and The University of Kansas Medical Center to thrive.

The giving priorities listed under each school and unit aim to support their strategic goals. You also can donate to the Greater KU Fund, which provides unrestricted resources for the university’s greatest needs.

Our most important priority is to support faculty, students, patients and researchers, who are at the heart of our aspirations and the engine for our future. On their behalf, we thank you for your generosity.

Senior Leadership

Our senior development team members can help you with any questions related to making a contribution for all the schools and units listed here, and for any other areas you may want to support.

Nancy Jackson

Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer

Jim Mechler

Associate Senior Vice President, Lawrence Development

Kristen Toner

Deputy Athletic Director and Assistant Vice President, Development

Nell Lucas

Vice President, Medical Development

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 Support your passion by making a gift that impacts the lives of students, faculty, patients, and researchers for generations to come. On their behalf, we thank you for your generosity.

You’re invited to help us create a future where students have uncommon educational experiences, researchers make life-affirming discoveries, and together, we change the world for the better. Ever Onward we go into a future of infinite possibilities.