Category: Philanthropy

A collection of blog posts related to giving of your time, talent and treasure.

Getting Involved – Giving Back

Sara May, MD’09, is no stranger to the variety of ways in which someone can give back to an organization. The gifts of one’s time, talent, and treasure are all ways to show your support and help others, and in the case of UNMC, to support the next generation of healthcare leaders. During the month […]

January 5, 2022

Motivations to Give Back

Raised by two philanthropic parents, Katie Garcia, DDS’10 has always been inclined to give back to the organizations that have helped her become who she is today. Dr. Garcia shares more about her motivations to support UNMC through financial gifts in this week’s Connections Project Blog video. Thank you to the alumni and friends who […]

November 23, 2021

Why I Volunteer on the Alumni Council

Each member of our Alumni Councils bring their unique perspectives and experiences to the table, and we appreciate every one of them! Sara May, MD’09, Internal Medicine’13 shares why she volunteers on the UNMC College of Medicine Alumni Council. Serving on your profession’s Alumni Council is a fantastic leadership opportunity and a way to give […]

June 23, 2021

Preparation from UNMC & Giving Back

Carol Swarts, MD’59 feels very strongly that her medical school education at UNMC prepared her for her career and it’s ultimately why she feels it is so important to give back to support the next generation of healthcare leaders. DjW gHb KK fNmk N

June 16, 2021

Giving Back

#ILoveNU Week is now behind us, but giving back to your community or alma mater is something you can do year-round! Mike Moravec, PT, DPT’04, OCS and Lisa Moravec, RDH’02, MSDH share below what motivates them to give back of their time, talent and treasure. b gC RLy pUWs et aW okL Ks

March 31, 2021

Advocate for the University of Nebraska

We’re in the midst of #ILoveNU Week, and we love seeing our alumni celebrate by sharing their story on social media, contacting their senator and wearing UNMC colors. Another important way alumni can show their love is by advocating for the University of Nebraska. Below, Jeff Hines, PharmD’82 shares why he advocates for the NU […]

March 24, 2021

Giving of Your Time & Sharing of Your Talents

Time, talent, and treasure — all important gifts to share with others and the world. Hear how Grant Turner, M.D. ’15 gives of his time and shares his talents with those in need. There are so many ways in which we can all make a difference. Kx hxv

January 31, 2020

An Alumni Perspective: Why I Give Back

It is the holiday season–a time to give, receive and to count our blessings. To spend time with loved ones making memories and reflecting back upon the past year, while looking ahead at a new year full of possibilities. Paula Harre, DDS ’82, ’95, ’96 knows about giving of her time, talents, and treasure and […]

December 5, 2019