Your gift to the FNIH resonates across the entire field of medicine. For decades, the FNIH, as a partner to the National Institutes of Health, has advanced biomedical research and training that has improved the development of treatments and cures.

Thanks to our generous benefactors, the FNIH has devoted more than $1.5 billion to support more than 600 research programs in over 30 countries. Consistently awarded four stars from Charity Navigator, the FNIH devotes more than 90 cents of every dollar directly to our programs.

We are a Maryland 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Contributions to the FNIH are deductible for federal income tax purposes in accordance with applicable law. Certain states require written disclosures for nonprofit organizations soliciting contributions.


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When you include the FNIH in your estate plan, your generosity helps advance breakthrough biomedical discoveries that improve the quality of peoples’ lives. Thank you for ensuring that the FNIH can impact those we serve well into the future.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is this donation tax deductible?

FNIH is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record. We’ll send it to you upon successful completion of your donation.

Where can I find FNIH’s Donor Privacy Policy?

FNIH’s Donor Privacy Policy can be found here.

Can I mail a donation to FNIH?

Yes. You can donate by mail at: Foundation for the National Institutes of Health, 11400 Rockville Pike, Suite 600, North Bethesda, MD 20852

Does FNIH accept donations of stock?

Yes. You can find more information here or by contacting the advancement office at [email protected]

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