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How to Donate

Thank you for considering a donation to advance our world-class research and make a meaningful difference for those living with Alzheimer’s disease through our innovative education and community outreach programs. Gifts like yours are deeply appreciated.


There are three options for supporting the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute through your donation:

  • Area of Greatest Need: Supports the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute’s immediate priorities.
  • Research: Deepens our understanding of Alzheimer's, allowing for the development of better treatments for persons living with Alzheimer’s and making prevention of the disease possible.
  • Public Health - Education and Community: Ensures early and accurate diagnosis of Alzheimer’s through innovative statewide educational programs for Wisconsin’s physicians and health professionals, delivers compassionate outreach to persons with the disease and their families, and addresses the special needs of underserved and minority populations affected by Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

Donations can be made online OR if you prefer, donations can be mailed:

University of Wisconsin Foundation
Re: Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute

US Bank Lockbox
Box 78807
Milwaukee, WI 53278-0807


Please make check payable to:


Donors will receive a receipt for tax purposes from the University of Wisconsin Foundation, the official fundraising and gift-receiving organization for the University of Wisconsin-Madison, including the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute. The University of Wisconsin Foundation is a publicly supported charitable organization under sections 501(c)(3), 509(a)(1), and 170(b)(1)(A)(iv) of the IRS Code. A gift is fully tax deductible unless the donor receives goods and/or services in exchange for her or his contribution or as long as the value of any goods or services received qualify as 'low cost articles' under section 513(h)(2).

We are grateful for your consideration to support the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute. Please call or email with questions. We would love to hear from you!


Kristine Thompson, Director of Development
Phone: 608-206-5984

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