Giving: UCARE


Ready to show how UCARE?

Celebrating a birthday? Marking a milestone? Running a marathon?

If so, you can help support leading-edge research and health care at UHealth – the University of Miami Health System and the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine.

Through UCARE personal fundraising, you can use an event or milestone in your life as a way to raise money for a cause you care about…and help save lives.

You’ll be able to share your story, and ask your family and friends to help make a difference by supporting medical research that really matters to you.

Once you decide to participate, UCARE makes it easy for you to reach your fundraising goal. You’ll find lots of online tools to help you create your own giving page, plus templates to help personalize your message to share with family and friends.

Because you care, we’re going to advance the future of medicine together!

Click here to get started.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is my Participant Center?

The Participant Center is loaded with online tools that will help set-up and organize your fundraising efforts. Here, you can customize your personal page and URL, send emails to family and friends, track your progress, and more.

Can I choose where my funds go?

Yes, when creating your page, just select from the drop down menu and choose the area that you wish to support.

Is there a minimum fundraising requirement?

There is no minimum requirement to fundraise through UCARE. Feel free to set a fundraising goal that works for you — from $50 to $50,000. It all helps to make a difference.

Do I have to complete my fundraising within a particular time frame?

No, but setting a time frame lends itself to a successful fundraising effort, which will help you reach your goal.

What if one of my supporters does not wish to make my donation online?

They can visit the Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine “Giving” page at and click on “Make a gift.”

Can I do a matching gift with my company?

To see if your organization takes part, visit the Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine “Giving” page at and click on “Make a gift.”

Are donations tax deductible and how do I get a receipt?

The University of Miami is a 501© 3 nonprofit, tax-exempt organization designated by the internal revenue code. All online donations receive a tax receipt via email.
Will my address, phone number and email address by used for anything else?
The privacy of our donors is paramount to us, and we do not share or sell this information.

Do you have other questions? Email us at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or phone us at 305-243-6256.