PG Impact Stories

Impact of Gift Planning

William and Frances Blot

William and Frances Blot deed home to VUMC to benefit cancer patients

William Blot, PhD, and his wife, Frances, deeded the proceeds of the sale of their home to VUMC after William Blot retired in April. Read More

Betsy and Richard Barbour

Couple’s transplant journey continues by helping others

Elizabeth “Betsy” Barbour and her late husband, Richard, created a fund to help support Vanderbilt’s lung transplant patient assistance fund. Read More

Anne Marie Tharpe

Couple’s gift expands legacy of hearing, speech research

Anne Marie Tharpe, PhD, and her husband, Jim Kramka, are making a gift to VUMC through their wills in honor of Tharpe’s late father. Read More

A History of Giving

Karen Kendrick-Baker and her husband, Jerry, of Manchester, Tennessee, think so highly of their Vanderbilt physicians that they have included the Medical Center in their estate planning. Read More

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It is important to us that you are satisfied with your philanthropic giving at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Since personal circumstances can vary, always consult your independent advisers before making your gift to the Medical Center.

 For questions or more information about making a gift in one of these ways, please contact us directly.

   Adam Watts

Vanderbilt University Medical Center Development
3322 West End Avenue, Suite 900
Nashville, TN 37203