$1.16 billion raised

$1.75 billion goal

66% of the way there thanks to more than 30,000 donors

(As of October 31, 2015)

Noteworthy Gifts

Sunshine Charitable Foundation Supports Food Allergy Studies

The Sunshine Charitable Foundation recently pledged to create the Bunnig Chair for Food Allergy Research within the Department of Medicine’s Division of Allergy/Immunology at Feinberg.  This gift will help to create new opportunities for faculty members to advance knowledge of the entire scope of food allergy research across the country.
 

Patricia and Vince Foglia

Patricia and Vince Foglia

A Transformative Gift for Skin Research Center

The Foglia Family Foundation recently made a transformational commitment to support the Skin Research Center within the Department of Dermatology at Feinberg. This crucial philanthropy will help to accelerate research and advance patient care in dermatology by ensuring that faculty within the Center have the resources to continue developing groundbreaking approaches to treating skin disorders.

“You cannot duplicate Dr. Amy Paller’s understanding, passion and belief,” says Vince Foglia, when asked about his support of the Department of Dermatology at Northwestern. “She fuels my interest and involvement.” Amy S. Paller, MD, ’83 GME, is the Walter J. Hamlin Professor of Dermatology and chair of the Department of Dermatology at Northwestern.