How to Make a Gift

There are numerous ways to make gifts to the Department of Orthopaedics.  Gifts by check or credit card are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. We will send an acknowledgement letter to thank you for your donation, which can be used when filing your tax return. You may designate your donation to any of the following areas listed here.

arrow Gifts by Cash or Check
Please mail your donation with designation to:

The Medical Foundation of North Carolina, Inc.
880 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514


arrow Gifts by credit card may be made through the Medical Foundation's website.   There you will see a list of designated funds.

arrow Gifts in Honor or Memory of a Friend or Loved One:
If you wish to make a gift in memory of a loved one or friend, please indicate your request in writing. For memorial or honorary gifts, please include the name and address to receive notification of your gift.

arrow Planned Gifts
Planned giving refers to charitable gifts that are arranged as an integral part of an individual’s financial or estate planning and are executed over an extended period of time or at some point in the future. Planned giving vehicles can provide current tax benefits and revenue streams. Gift plans can be funded through funds such as stock and securities, appreciated assets, or life insurance policies.

arrow Gift Pledges
You may make your gift through a pledge that can be paid in installments over a period of months or years.

For more information, please contact The Medical Foundation.