Giving Campaigns


UNMC Department of Dental Hygiene's 
50th Anniversary Endowment Fund

Gwen Hlava, RDH, MS, professor and chair of the department of dental hygiene, will retire in July 2024 after 50 years of service to the UNMC College of Dentistry. Gwen is the driving force behind the college’s tradition of excellence in dental hygiene education and patient care.

One of Gwen’s goals for the department is the addition of an endowed faculty position. This fund supports that endeavor, as well as other department priorities. 

Honor Gwen's retirement by contributing to the UNMC Department of Dental Hygiene's 50th Anniversary Endowment Fund. Click here to give.

Read: Hlava to retire after 50 years at the College of Dentistry.


UNMC College of Dentistry Innovation Fund

This fund supports programs and events for alumni and students alike, including the annual white coat ceremony. Gifts to this fund are directed toward emerging, critical college priorities, allowing supporters to take part in important college initiatives.

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Only in Nebraska Campaign

This campaign supports:

  • student access and success
  • enhancing faculty, academic and clinical excellence
  • transformational research and innovation

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UNMC Giving Day - For the Greater Good

This virtual day of giving and engagement supports UNMC students, researchers and clinical partners.

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