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Your Gift In Action

Forward motion

Inspired by the UF neurology team's work, the Lauren and Lee Fixel Family Foundation made a $20 million gift in January to establish the Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases at UF Health.

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Isaiah

Immediately after his birth, Isaiah Richardson was struggling to breathe. He was rushed to UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital for treatment and testing.

Echeto Receives ACPEF and Colgate Grant

UFCD’s Luisa Echeto, D.D.S., M.S., FACP, a clinical associate professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences Division of Prosthodontics, received a $12,000 educational grant from the American College of Prosthodontics, or ACP, Education Foundation and the Colgate Palmolive Company for her participation in the Prevention, Maintenance and Supportive Care Curriculum Pilot Program.

Caring for communities

A group of UF College of Medicine students and faculty recently traveled to Florida’s Gulf Coast to help provide medical care to more than 500 patients over the course of two days.

Medical Guild grants support community projects

During a ceremony honoring the recipients, the UF Medical Guild awarded grant funding for 14 nonprofit organizations and projects today to support community initiatives, totaling more than $55,000.