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SVS Foundation Expanded Mission – Direct your donation to your area of interest

Donate for Greatest Need

This year, the expanded mission of the SVS Foundation provides even more reasons to give generously. In addition to the core commitment to funding basic and clinical research, the Foundation has widened its reach to add an emphasis on members in community practice, prevention and patient education and, ultimately, the public’s vascular health.

The SVS Foundation’s new mission is: To optimize the vascular health and well-being of patients and the public through support of research that leads to discovery of knowledge and innovative strategies, as well as education and programs, to prevent and treat circulatory disease.

Please support the work of the Foundation and make a contribution today. We invite you to select the area of interest you would like to support. 

Donate to the SVS Foundation

Click one of the funds below to donate. You can make a one-time donation or set up a recurring credit card payment. Donating online is easy; you can also donate via mail.

Greatest Need (Annual Fund)
Support SVS Foundation programs when and where needs arise.  Gifts to this unrestricted fund will ensure that there will always be a resource to address the projects that need funding.

Awareness and Prevention (Community Health Initiatives)
Support our expanded mission in disease prevention, patient education and public awareness.  Help fund our new Community Awareness and Prevention Project Grants to be awarded to community-based vascular surgeons for innovative, community-based initiatives.  

Research Grants
Support SVS Foundation’s core mission – to fund crucial vascular research that improves patient health.  Our awards support vascular surgeon scientists, clinical researchers, residents and medical students and focus on encouraging research in critical areas of vascular disease.

Disaster Relief Fund
Support Disaster Relief Fund programs that provide short-term emergency assistance and longer-term aid for vascular surgery practices and vascular patients in disaster-devastated communities.

Alexander W. Clowes Distinguished Lecture Fund
Honor the memory of our colleague and internationally recognized vascular surgeon-scientist, Dr. Alexander W. Clowes, by contributing to support the annual lecture at the Vascular Research Initiatives Conference.

Contribute by Mail.  Please make checks payable to SVS Foundation and designate the area of interest in the memo field, and mail to:
SVS Foundation
35312 Eagle Way
Chicago, IL 60678-1353

Learn about our mission

2018 SVS Foundation Annual Report