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Gifts & Donations

Leadership and award recipients at the GW Institute for Spirituality and Health's special fall celebration on Oct. 23, 2019
October 30, 2019 - 5:36pm

The GW Institute for Spirituality and Health, housed within the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, has received a $500,000 gift from the Kanarek Family Foundation to support its Interprofessional Spiritual Care Education Curriculum.

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May 13, 2019 - 11:32am

The GW Cancer Center is pleased to announce the establishment of the Dr. Cyrus Katzen Family Director of the GW Cancer Center, thanks to a generous gift from GW alumnus and former Board of Trustee member, Jay Katzen, BA ’67, MD ’72. 

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The GW Mammovan
October 18, 2017 - 1:12pm

The GW Cancer Center unveiled a new state-of-the-art mobile mammography van, known as the GW Mammovan, to provide breast cancer screening to women in the Washington, D.C. region.

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Grateful to Give
March 20, 2017 - 2:39pm

Philanthropy has myriad motivations; there are as many reasons to give as there are causes in need of support. For Roger J. and Susan Gendron, the reasons are simple: first, their son Theodore is a recent graduate of the George Washington...

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Nancy D. Gaba, M.D., FACOG
January 10, 2016 - 12:00am

In the past century, the field of obstetrics and gynecology has advanced in remarkable ways. Physicians are able to better diagnose and treat female reproductive system disorders, and the care women receive during and after childbirth has...

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The Bank of America Charitable Foundation
December 8, 2015 - 12:23pm

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation has awarded a $25,000 grant to the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences to support Upward Bound and the Health Education Leadership Program at the Rodham Institute. 

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Ron & Joy Paul Kidney Center
November 9, 2015 - 2:06pm

$2.5 million gift from the Ron & Joy Paul Family Foundation addresses kidney disease and organ donation process.

 
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July 31, 2013 - 12:00am

Leonard Akman, M.D. '43, bequeathed $3.2 million to support a variety of initiatives at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, including support for faculty, residents and students.

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May 11, 2011 - 8:00pm

DC Public Library users and employees are the recipients of improved emergency services with a donation of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) at all 25 locations, thanks to a gift from the George Washington University Cheney Cardiovascular...

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