Upcoming Fundraising Events

Sunday, September 28, 2014
Location: UMass Medical School, Worcester
In the News

Jan Cellucci continues to fight against ALSJuly 1, Boston Globe

Disabilities can bolster diversityJuly 1, Boston Globe

Timing knee and hip replacementsJune 30, Boston Globe

UMass Memorial ranked among best for heart surgeryJune 26, Worcester Business Journal

A CRISPR Way To Fix Faulty GenesJune 25, National Public Radio

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Inspired by Gov. Cellucci, Riccios give $1 million for ALS research at UMMS 

dan and diane riccioDonation is the largest alumni gift ever for 52-year-old institution

A grateful alumna and her husband, touched by the late former Gov. Paul Cellucci’s struggle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), have pledged $1 million to the UMass ALS Cellucci Fund to support ALS research at UMass Medical School. The gift by Diane M. (Casey) Riccio, PhD03, and her husband, Dan Riccio, of Los Gatos, Calif., is the largest alumni donation ever to UMass Medical School since its founding in 1962. Read more.


Hudson Hoagland Society honors Warner Fletcher. Full story.

UMMS ALS research fund renamed to honor Paul Cellucci. Full story.

CANDO Clinic offers new hope to children with autism and their families. Full story.

More stories on the impact of philanthropy...


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The UMass Medicine Development Office is committed to engaging in and building lasting relationships between UMass Medical School, UMass Memorial Health Care and those who support or wish to support our joint enterprise with their gifts, wisdom and time.

Together, we are working to advance the health and well-being of the people in the commonwealth and the world through pioneering advances in education, research and health care delivery.

Fundraising Priorities

Endowing Scholarships
UMass ALS Cellucci Fund
Albert Sherman Center


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