Donations made to the KCMS-CF can be directed. Let us know if you have a special designation for your donation.
The Underrepresented in Medicine Scholars Award (URiM):
The KCMS Community Foundation (KCMS- CF) is designing scholarships to support URiM students. The KCMS-CF acknowledges the historical and enduring effects of racism against Black and Indigenous people and other People of Color.
KCMS-CF acknowledges the unique structural challenges URiMs face during medical training and throughout their careers and believes that diversity and inclusion in medicine remain critical to improving health care.
General Fund Donations:
Education: In response to the financial shortcomings many medical students face, the Society’s Community Foundation will issue several scholarships each year.
Community: The Community Program will seek opportunities to promote civic responsibility through community charitable gifts, outreach, and volunteerism.
History: Preserving and maintaining the rich history of medicine and public health in King County through education and special programs.