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Support KU School of Medicine-Wichita on One Day. One KU.

January 22, 2020

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One Day. One KU. was a fantastic 24 hours for KU School of Medicine-Wichita last year. Through the generosity of more than 100 donors, we raised more than $110,000 to directly support our school. This made us second in total fundraising of any single entity at KU. What an amazing accomplishment - we should all be proud! Overall, KU was able to raise more than $1,080,000 from nearly 2,300 donors.

Now we're gearing up for another exciting 24 hours on Thursday, Feb. 20. Please take a few minutes during this day to make a difference for an area of our school you are passionate about.

Matching donations

Several of our departments have secured matching gifts to help double your donation! For other departments, you have the option to write in where you want your gift to benefit.

To date, donations will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to a certain amount for:

  • Family & Community Medicine: An anonymous donor has offered a match for the first $40,000 in gifts to Wichita Family & Community Medicine.
  • Internal Medicine: An anonymous match of $10,000 will be used for gifts to the Donna Sweet, M.D., Internal Medicine program fund, and an anonymous match of at least $10,000 will be used for gifts to the Wichita Internal Medicine Residency Program Fund.
  • OB-GYN: Dr. Kent Bradley has generously offered to match the first $5,000 in gifts to OB-GYN.
  • Pediatrics: The KU School of Medicine-Wichita Department of Pediatrics will match up to $20,000 for gifts to Wichita Pediatrics.
  • Surgery: An anonymous match of $10,000 will be used for gifts to the KUSM-W General Surgery Residency.
  • Psychiatry: Dr. Rachel Brown will match the first $1,000 in gifts made to the Jarrett McKnight Fund.

See our One Day. One KU. page for more details.

Free coffee bar

During One Day. One KU, the Wichita KUEA office will host free drinks from Java Villa from 8-10 a.m. in the main lobby of KU School of Medicine-Wichita, 1010 N. Kansas, while you receive information on how you can give, which includes one-time donations, pledges, payroll deductions, etc.

There also will be giveaways along with exclusive T-shirts for donations - first come, first served!

KU School of Medicine-Wichita
Last modified: Jan 24, 2020
Media Inquiries:

Belinda Venters
316-293-3536
bventers@kumc.edu

KU School of Medicine–Wichita
Public Affairs
1010 N. Kansas
Wichita, KS, 67214

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