The Sanford Center for Aging is supported financially by the revenues generated by an endowment created from the estate of Jean Sanford, by federal and state grants, and by philanthropic donations.

There are a number of ways people can support the center’s mission – financially and otherwise.

How to Make a Financial Contribution

Online Giving

Make a gift right now using a credit card, please be sure to select "other" for your designation and write in "Sanford Center for Aging". We use a secure server with the latest SSL encryption technology for transmitting personal information. This means that credit card numbers and personal information are encrypted and therefore cannot be copied.

Through the mail

Send a check made payable to the University of Nevada, Reno Foundation, specifying "Sanford Center for Aging" in the memo section of the check. Mail to:

University of Nevada, Reno Foundation Mail Stop 162 Reno, NV 89557

Estate Planning

Through estate planning you may be able to provide a significant gift to the center, helping it build a bright future for Nevada's elders, while you enjoy significant tax advantages. Bequests are but one potential Instrument of Giving.

More Information on How to Make a Financial Contribution

There are many other ways you can support the work of the Sanford Center for Aging.