Endowed named funds

Philanthropic donors wishing to create significant impact in particular program areas may establish an endowed named fund. These funds create a lasting impact on the specified programs and services of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin.

Endowed named funds

Endowed named funds can be established with gifts of $25,000 or more, payable over a period of up to five years. Endowed funds are invested in perpetuity and generate income that is used annually to support the specific purpose of each fund. 

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Endowed named funds

  • Anonymous
  • The Abbott-Ranson-Bauman Chair for Epilepsy Research
  • The Abraham Family Fund
  • The Accunet Mortgage Fund for School-Based Health Centers
  • The Joyce Achtenhagen Endowed Fund
  • The Administrative Staff Open Door Fund
  • The Kayleigh Ali's Vascular Anomalies Research Fund
  • The Altschaefl Family Fund
  • The John and Cindy Amato Fund
  • The J. Philip Ambuel Fund for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The Harry A. Apple Family Fund for Children at Risk
  • The Applebee's Children's Fund
  • The Chucker Aring Chair in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • The Gordon and Jean Armbruster Family Fund for Children
  • The Austin Family Fund for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The Bando Family Fund for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The MiraCole Bash / Cole Hefty Fund
  • The Raymond J. Battaglia Fund for Vascular Anomalies
  • The Bauman Family Chair in Critical Care
  • The Heidi Marie Bauman Chair in Pediatric Epilepsy
  • The Chadwick John Baumann Brain Tumor Program Fund
  •  The Howard and Marie Becker Fund for Neonatal Intensive Care Equipment
  • The Benjamin's Research Fund: Neurofibromatosis and Near InfraRed Light
  • The Bentley Children's Fund to Benefit the Children's Health Education Center
  • The Bentzien and Brusa Family Fund for Children's Care
  • The Drs. Berger and Biller Family Fund
  • The Jessica Erin Berry Pediatric Cardiology Fund
  • The Birkenstock Health Education Fund
  • The Alvin and Marion Birnschein Nursing Education Fund
  • The Birth Defects Research Center Endowment Fund
  • The Christopher Blaesing Fund for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • The Bleser Family Endowed Chair of Neurology
  • The Christopher D. Boerke Fund for Special Needs Children
  • The Peter Borisch Fund for Adolescent Medicine
  • The Louise and Jack Boyle Family Fund for Neuro Intensive Care
  • The Matthew Brown Rehabilitative Services Fund
  • The Ben and Peg Bugbee Fund for Children's Health
  • The Abigail Bunzel Memorial Fund for The Herma Heart Center
  • The Janet and Philip Cady Fund for Leadership and Innovation
  • The Logan Dean Carlson Fund
  • The Steve and Cheri Cary Juvenile Diabetes Research Endowment Fund
  • The Del Chambers Fund for Childhood Cancer
  • The Charity Care Endowment Fund
  • The Joseph J. Charles Fund in Support of Outcome Enhancement Research
  • The Jane A Chevako Hospice and Palliative Care Fund
  • The Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Foundation Planned Giving Council Endowed Fund
  • The Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Pediatric Residency Endowment for the Dental Center
  • The Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Foundation Directors' Fund
  • The Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Research Lectureship Endowment Fund
  • The Children's Sexual Abuse Prevention Fund
  • The Christofferson Family Fund for Hospice Care
  • The James and Martha Clark Heart Fund
  • The Catherine Cleary Endowed Fund
  • The Van and Bocky Coddington Fund for Emergency Medicine
  • The Elsa B. and Roger D. Cohen MDs Chair for Medical Education
  • The Sidney Cohen Fund
  • The Gerry and Heidi Connolly Family Professorship for Sickle Cell Diseases
  • The Cousins Subs Child Abuse Care Fund
  • The James Crawford Family Fund
  • The Judith and Francis Croak Fund
  • The CSSW Unrestricted Endowment Fund
  • The Cuene Family HIV Program Fund
  • The Curt and Sue Culver Fund for Childhood Cancer
  • The Jim Czosnek Heart Fund
  • The Frank J. Daily and Julie Ebert Fund for Immunology and Asthma Research
  • The Mara and Russ Darrow Family Fund
  • The Charlie Dearholt Fund
  • The Direct Supply, Inc. Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Fund
  • The Barri and David J. Drury Family Fund for Genetic Research
  • The Barri L. and David J. Drury Chair in Pediatrics
  • The Dunigan Family Fund
  • The Erna L. and Joseph C. Eckerle Endowed Fund
  • The Estelle Ehlert Child Life Endowed Fund
  • The Emma Einhorn Fund for Cancer Care Nurses
  • The William F. Eisner, Sr. Children's Art Fund
  • The Ellison Transport Program Fund
  • The Endowment for Pediatric Research
  • The Esther Erickson Endowed Fund for the Palliative Care Program
  • The Katie Falk Family Fund for Adolescent Psychiatry
  • The Mary M. Farago Fund for Orthopedic Care
  • The Bill and Julie Felsing Fund in Memory of Jamieson Felsing
  • The Jordan Fink, M.D. Lectureship Fund
  • Anton Flach-Bongiorno Glanzmann's Research Fund
  • The Flowers Family Fund
  • The Jeanne Foley General Endowment Fund
  • The Foley & Lardner Heritage Fund
  • The Jack Foster Epilepsy Foundation
  • The James H. Fuchs Endowment Fund
  • The June Fykse Neonatal Fund
  • The Dr. William J. Gallen Lecture Fund
  • The Tom and Nancy Gazzana Children's Health & Social Services Fund
  • The John C. Geilfuss Pediatric Neurology Fund
  • The Dr. Marvin Glicklich Annual Lectureship Series in Surgery
  • The Marvin and Diann Glicklich Pediatric Surgical Research & Education Endowed Fund
  • The Margaret and Kenneth Gotz Endowed Fund for Cancer Research
  • The Peggy Grebe Fund for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The Michael Kent Groth Fund for Critical Care Physicians
  • The Gutzeit Family Fund for Children with Special Health Care Needs
  • The Kathleen Ann Haertle Fund for Pain Management Research
  • The Hamacher Pharmacy Fund
  • The Garrett Hamm Bone Marrow Fund
  • The Hansen Wiegand Family Fund for Translational Research
  • The Happ Family Fund
  • The Anne Barker Hardy Fund for Cystic Fibrosis
  • The Jim Hardy Memorial Lectureship in Mental Health
  • The Harley-Davidson Fund for Inner City Services
  • The Shane Locke Hasbrook Fund
  • The Jay Hashek Memorial Fund for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
  • The Melissa Lynne Heeg Heart Fund
  • The HELP Fund (Hospital Employee Fund)
  • The Herma Heart Center Endowment Fund
  • The Leigh Gabrielle Herma Chair for Cardiology
  • The Janice Herma Cardiac Research Fund
  • The Tricia Heston Endowment for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The William A. and Jeanette Mary Heth Endowed Fund for Pediatric Cancer Research
  • The Dr. Norman Hodgson Urology Education Fund
  • The Audrey Hohenwalter Endowment Fund
  • The Madeleine McKeown Hoy Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Fund
  • The Autumn Grace Hughes Fund
  • The Bart M. Huige Comfort Fund
  • The Charles and Eugenia Jacobus Fund for Cancer Care
  • The Rebecca Jayne Memorial Lecture Fund
  • The Diane and Robert Jenkins Family Fund for Palliative Care
  • The Elsie Jenquine Fund
  • The Jay and Holly Jensen Family Fund for Children
  • The Bergeda and Kenneth Johannes Endowed Fund for Pediatric Surgery
  • The Charlotte Promersberger Johnston Endowed Genetics Research Fund
  • The Charlotte Promersberger Johnston Endowed Lectureship in Genetics
  • The Just A Little Faith Foundation
  • The Gerald J. and Rosalie E. Kahn Fund for Rehabilitative Services
  • The Kaltenbach Fund for Pediatric Surgery
  • The George and Alex Kao Fund
  • The Dr. Bruce A. Kaufman Pediatric Neurosurgery Fund
  • The "Chase's Gift", Chase Kelly Memorial Fund
  • The Kerschner Family Fund for Pediatric Otolaryngology Research and Education
  • The Kersten/Rusch Family Fund for Pediatric Research
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  • The Marlene Colwell King Early Childhood Development Fund for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The Kini Family Endowed Fund for Emergency Medicine
  • The Kliegman Labrys Fund for Cancer Research
  • The Harry E. Koepke Endowed Benefit Fund
  • The Mabel E. Koepke Endowed Benefit Fund
  • The Kohl's Cares for Kids Child Life Fund
  • The Dr. Elaine Kohler Fund for Critical Care Medicine
  • The Michael Carl Kovnar Memorial Annual Lectureship Fund
  • The Oscar and Carolyn Kraft NICU and Family Services Fund
  • The Kramer Memorial Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship Fund
  • The Ron and Marjorie Krizek Fund for Diabetes Research
  • The Alexander T. Kroll Memorial Fund
  • The Tom and Nina Krukowski Fund for Juvenile Diabetes
  • The Bernard and Mary Kubale Family Support Fund
  • The Bernard Kubale Fund for Cancer and Blood Disorders
  • The Cynthia and James Kubinski Family Fund for the Cancer Care Program
  • The Celia M. and Michael Kutil Fund for Child Life
  • The Rebecca Marie Kuzel R & D Fund
  • The Billy Lagerstrom Memorial Fund
  • The Rochelle Lamm Pain Management Fund
  • The Lucile and Lynford Lardner Fund for Nursing Advancement
  • The Julie Lathrop Nursing Research Fund
  • The Adam Lemel Endowment Fund
  • The Mary Ann and Deborah Ann Lensby Fund
  • The Robert and Rita Lewenauer Family Fund
  • The David Lewis Memorial Fund
  • The Litwin Family Fund for Children at Risk
  • The S. Bert Litwin Chair in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • The Timothy J. Mahler Fund for Cardiology
  • The Marcdante Medical Education Fund
  • The Marek/Loper Family Endowment for Esophageal and Tracheal Related Diseases
  • The David A. Margolis Chair in Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant
  • The Marriott Family Fund
  • The Collin, Ethen and Brandi Mathias Fund for Cochlear Implant Program
  • The Alexis Rose Mathison-Szozda (A.R.M.S.) Memorial Fund
  • The Matson Family Fund
  • The McCardle Family Fund
  • The Max McGee Chair in Diabetes Research
  • The Max McGee Endowed Chair for Patient Care in Diabetes
  • The McGeoch Ophthalmology Fund
  • The Meier Family Endowed Fund for Seizure Disorders
  • The Mellowes Family Fund for Pediatric Research
  • The Robert J. and Charlotte Miller Fund for Special Needs Children
  • The Wm. E. and Iris A. Miller Medical Research Fund
  • The Larry and Judy Moon Fund for Palliative Care
  • The Moore Oil Company Foundation
  • The Alnora C. Mosley Fund for Children
  • The Muma Family Chair in Neonatology
  • The Michael P. Mundschau Memorial Fund
  • The Munson Family Fund
  • The Nevins Family Foundation Fund for Children at Risk
  • The Nickolett Family Fund for Childhood Rheumatic Diseases
  • The Joey O'Brien Memorial
  • The Alice Bronn O'Malley Fund to Benefit Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
  • The Oldham Pediatric Surgery Endowment Fund
  • The "G" Man Olsen Fund
  • The Osborn Family Endowed Fund for HOT Services Clinic
  • The Oshkosh B'Gosh Fox Valley Charity Care Fund
  • The Jack Palmen Fund
  • The Parenting Newsletter Fund for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The Pediatric Faculty Endowment Fund
  • The Pediatric Faculty Research Fund
  • The Harry and Marilyn Pelz Family Fund for HIV Care
  • The Clarence and Vivian Pendleton Fund for Children's
  • The Michael and Kate Pepke Children's Health and Social Services Fund
  • The Dr. Archebald R. Pequet Lectureship Fund
  • The Kevin and Sharon Peters Family Heart Fund
  • The Petersen Family Fund for Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
  • The Dr. J.C. Peterson Fund for Primary Care Education and Research
  • The Jane B. Pettit Chair in Pediatric Pain Management
  • The Pettit Pain Center Fund
  • The Physician Advancement Fund
  • The Physician Community Care Fund
  • The Physicians Fund for Critical Care Advancement
  • The Taylor Lynn Poirier Fund
  • The Larry and Bobbi Polacheck Education Fund
  • The Ed and Betty Pope Fund for Child Protection
  • The T.J. Price Fund for Birth Defects Research
  • The Jack Puelicher Memorial Asthma/Allergy Fund
  • The Radiology Research and Education Fund
  • The Larry and Kathi Rambo Fund for Health Education and Research
  • The Ryan Refinski Immunology Fund
  • The D.B. and Marjorie Reinhart Chair in Rheumatology
  • The Mary Ann and Greg Renz Fund for the Protection of Children
  • The Sheila M. Reynolds and Robert S. Chang Community Services Fund
  • The Maureen Rich Lectureship Fund
  • The Maxwell Z. Richardson Endowment Fund
  • The John and Bobbi Rosenberg Fund for Childhood Cancer
  • The Jay and Tracy Rothman Family Fund for Children
  • The Scott and Peggy Sampson Family Fund
  • The Larrie Sarff, MD Infectious Disease Fund
  • The Katie Sartori Fund for Hematology/Oncology/Bone Marrow Transplant
  • The Jamie, Katie and Kiki Sawasky Fund for Chronically Ill Children
  • The Robert and Bonnie Schaefer Family Fund
  • The Scheffer Family Innovative Treatments in Pediatric Psychiatry Fund
  • The Albert and Shirley Schmidt Fund for Research & Patient Care in Diabetes
  • The Henry Schoelkopf Library Fund
  • The Sophie Schroeder Patient Care Services Chair
  • The Anne Douglas Seaman Fund for Community and Professional Education
  • The Richard Seaman Family Psychotherapy Research Fund
  • The SECURA Fox Valley Children's Hospital Fund
  • The Selig Family Fund for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The Selig Family Marketing Support for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The Shiely Family Fund for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Research
  • The Dr. George Simons Pediatric Orthopedic Fund
  • The William Skurzewski, Jr. Heart/Lung Transplant Fund
  • The Dr. Catherine M. Slota-Varma Family Fund
  • The Rebecca Jean Slye Chair in Oncology
  • The Smallwood Family Fund for Preschool Child Abuse Prevention
  • The Pamela C. Smith - Joy of Children Creativity/Art Education Fund
  • The Daniel M. Soref Endowment Fund for the Support of the Daniel M. Soref Family Resource Center
  • The Dakota Dale Sorenson Memorial Fund for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Research and Support
  • The Spence Family Fund for Rheumatology
  • The Karen Spindler Endowment Fund for Children's Health Education Center Programs
  • The Norbert J. and Irene E. Spyhalski Endowed Fund for Children
  • The Nicholas A. Stanek Memorial Fund for Dentistry/Oral Surgery
  • The Brian Stark and Debra Altshul-Stark Endowment Fund for Asthma Education and Clinical Care
  • The Stark Family Fund for Child Abuse Prevention
  • The Staunt-Larson Child Protection Program Fund
  • The Bert L. and Patricia S. Steigleder Fellowship
  • The Megan Steinbrenner Pediatric Transplant Program Fund
  • The William and Rita (Halbur) Steinhilber Fund
  • The Sol and Rose Steren Cancer Fund
  • The Frank M. Sterner Family Fund for Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Services
  • The Frank and Elsa Sterner Neonatology Intensive Care Support Fund
  • The Frank and Elsa Sterner Neonatology Lectureship Fund
  • The Stephen R. Stilling Fund
  • The Delphia M. Stippich Family Fund for Children
  • The Tim and Kay Sullivan Family Fund
  • The Syburg Family Fund for Health Education
  • The Thrun Family Fund
  • The Jeremy Trau Down Syndrome Research & Education Fund
  • The Megan Martha Tritschler/Keyes Fund for Down Syndrome
  • The James S. and Sue Ellen Tweddell Chair for Cardiac Research
  • The Julia and David Uihlein Children's Pain Fund
  • The Marie Z. Uihlein Chair in Pediatric Surgery
  • The Marie Z. Uihlein Surgical Advancement Fund
  • The Kevin and Patricia Van Kampen Health and Social Services Fund
  • The Joseph and Margaret VandenHeuvel Fund for Children
  • The Maurice W. Vandertie and Francis P. Neylon, Jr. Memorial Fund
  • The Van Handel Family Fund for Pediatric Cardiology
  • The Jon E. Vice Chair for Emergency Medicine
  • The Jon and Teri Vice Fund for Asthma and Allergy
  • The Jon E. Vice Children's Research Fund
  • The Jon and Teri Vice Diabetes Research Fund
  • The Dr. Fred J. Vlazny Humanitarian Fund for Pediatric Anesthesiology
  • The Tony and Joyce Vogel Children's Health Education Center Fund
  • The Wallace/Ford Endowment Fund
  • The Brendan Ward Heart Fund
  • The WARP Fund (Whelan Advanced Research in Photobiomodulation)
  • The Brandon B. Wedig Memorial Fund
  • The Frank J. and Rosella E. Wellert Fund for Behavioral Health
  • The Frank J. and Rosella Wellert Fund for Children with Special Needs
  • The Chester A. and Lillian E. Wells Fund for Diabetes
  • The Cassidy Tiana Weyek Memorial Fund
  • The Sunny and Sandy Williams Fund for Infectious Diseases
  • The Wisconsin Energy Fund for Neurology Services
  • The Nancy Wollenberg Cancer Care Fund
  • The Larry and Juanita Woodard Children's Health Education Center Fund
  • The Larry and Juanita Woodard Endowment for Arthritis Research
  • The Sidney and Marajen Wynn Craniofacial Fund
  • The Yontz Family Fund for Child Abuse Care
  • The Zalewski Family Fund for Neurology Care
  • The Zore Family Fund for Pediatric Hospice