Making a Major Gift to Penn Vet

A major gift to Penn Vet can be transformative, influencing all aspects of the School. Such generous gifts can provide scholarships and professorships. They can take an existing program, clinical service or research center to a whole new level, providing much needed financial stability. And a major gift lasts, providing support in perpetuity.

Why People Give

 Donors make major gifts for many reasons, including:Tiny Kitten patient at Ryan Hospital

  • To make a difference - for a student, a professor, an initiative, or the school
  • To remember someone you love or respect - by naming a scholarship or fellowship, professorship, lectureship
  • To support a clinical service, research initiative, or program you want to see grow and succeed
  • To show your gratitude for Penn Vet
  • To support your financial or estate planning through philanthropic tax advantages

Where Your Gift Will Go

  •  You may target your gift to a specific area or you may give an unrestricted gift to Penn Vet to use for its greatest need.

Benefits to You

  • Penn Vet provides major gifts donors with a high level of special care and a member of our Advancement team on whom they can call for all matters related to Penn Vet.
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