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​How You Can Support Our Work

We thank you greatly for considering your support of our Nephrology-Hypertension Division! Since our inception, contributions in the form of donations have allowed our nephrology programs to grow and become leaders in our region. From improved patient care, to research, to training the next generation of kidney doctors- your contribution will ensure that our patients continue receiving the best possible kidney care, and treatments, for years to come. Consider supporting any of the programs listed in the table below. For your convenience, we offer various methods for you to submit your donation.

We thank you in advance for your generous support and for the opportunity this provides us in expanding new and existing kidney programs. Thank you!

Give Online: 

​Nephrology Fund:
​Weblink to Donation Page:
​Nephrology-Hypertension Greatest Needs Fund
​Fund Number: E7092
​Nephrology-Hypertension Educational Excellence Fund
​Fund Number: E7093
​Nephrology-Hypertension Research Discovery Fund
Fund Number: E7094
​Chronic Dialysis Program
Fund Number: E2859
​Kidney Transplant Research
Fund Number: E6874

Give by Phone: 

  • You may donate using a credit/debit card by calling Nicholas Knote-Macias, Director of Development, at (520) 490-0974
  • Make sure to provide Nicholas with one of the fund numbers listed on the table above. The fund number corresponds to the Nephrology Program you would like your contribution to go towards.

Give by Mail: 

  • Donations via check can be mailed to the address listed below.
  • Make your check payable to: UC San Diego Foundation 
  • Please designate a Nephrology program by including one of the fund numbers from the table above on the 'notes' section of your check. The fund number corresponds to the Nephrology Program you would like your contribution to go towards.
Mailing Address:
UC San Diego Gift Services 
9500 Gilman Dr. Mail Code 0940
La Jolla, CA 92093-0940

Give by Bequest: 

Please don't hesitate to contact us for any questions regarding your contribution to our Nephrology-Hypertension Division. Our dedicated staff is here to guide and provide you with any information you may need concerning your donation. 

Nicholas Knote-Macias

Director of Development

Tel: (520) 490-0974