Donor Stories

Fashion-forward philanthropy
The Comer Children's Kids' Fashion Show has raised more than $500,000 and Lisa Rolfe Burik has sponsored 12 patients’ walks down the runway over the years.
The gift paid forward: Easing access to quality care
After her husband died of prostate cancer, Lynn Clark established the Gerald W. Kattke Fund to help meet the everyday needs of UChicago Medicine patients.
Going against the grain to defeat celiac disease
After watching their eldest daughter struggle with celiac disease, Peter and Alissa Carlino knew they wanted to support research aimed at finding a cure.