Donate to The Thoracic Surgery Foundation

The Thoracic Surgery Foundation (TSF), is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit charitable organization and is the charitable arm of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS). STS underwrites TSF’s management expenses so that every dollar donated to the Foundation goes directly to support TSF cardiothoracic surgery award programs.

You can give to The Thoracic Surgery Foundation: online, by phone, by mail, or through stock or planned gifts. Donations can be directed to the area of greatest need, or to another program of your choice. You can also donate in honor, or in memory of a loved one. Choose from one of the following easy giving options:

  • Donate Online:
    You can make an online donation through our secure online giving form, 24 hours a day. Click here to make your donation.
  • Donate by Phone:
    Donations by credit card are gratefully accepted at 312-202-5868. You can reach us by phone Monday through Friday, between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm CT, excluding major U.S. holidays.
  • Donate by Mail:
    You can send your donation by mail. You can access a printable donation form, by clicking here. Donations by check should be made payable to: The Thoracic Surgery Foundation. Our mailing address is: The Thoracic Surgery Foundation (TSF), 633 North Saint Clair, Suite 2100, Chicago, IL  60611.
  • Stock Gift:
    Support TSF through a gift of securities such as stocks, bonds, and/or mutual funds. Click here for further instructions on submitting a gift of securities.
  • Planned Gift:
    Interested in making a gift through your will, life insurance policy, or IRA? Read about our Planned Giving options by clicking here, or reach us by phone Monday through Friday, between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm CST, for more information.

Thank you for your contributions to support cardiothoracic surgery research and educational initiatives. TSF adheres to the Association of Fundraising Professional’s Donor Bill of Rights.