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  • Hugh M. Gloster Society

    In 2007, we launched the Hugh M. Gloster Society.  Named in honor of one of MSMs esteemed founders and late president of Morehouse College, the Gloster Society was established to help grow philanthropy and to enhance our knowledge of exceptional generosity to the Annual Fund.  Annual gifts support student scholarships, the library, and classroom and technology enhancements.  Since 2007, approximately 300 individuals, corporations, and foundations have become members of the Gloster Society.

    The Louis C. Brown Vanguard Award

    In 2009, Morehouse School of Medicine established the Louis C. Brown Vanguard Award.  The award is named in honor of the late Atlanta internist and a founder of MSM.  The Vanguard Award recognizes individuals whose pioneering spirit and demonstrated leadership have impacted issues of health disparities in Georgia and the nation.

    Inaugural Vanguard Award recipients were A.D. "Pete" Correll, chairman of the Board of Directors of the Grady Memorial Hospital Corporation and retired chairman of Georgia-Pacific Corporation, and Michael B. Russell, CEO of H.J. Russell & Company and member of the Board of Directors of the Grady Memorial Hospital Corporation. 

    Our 2011 Louis C. Brown Vanguard Award recipients were: 
    Donna W. Hyland,  President and CEO, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
    M. Delmar Edwards, MD, Posthumous
    Douglas C. Pullen, Former Judge, Superior Court Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit

    Our 2012  Louis C. Brown Vanguard Award recipient was:
    Atlanta Veterans Administration Medical Center

    Our 2013 Louis C. Brown Vanguard Award recipient was:
    Clinton E. Warner, M.D., Posthumous

    Good Causes, Great Donors
    Benefits of membership in the Gloster Society include, among others:

    • attendance at an annual donor appreciation dinner hosted by the Morehouse School of Medicine president;
    • listing in the membership book;
    • preferred seating and parking at all events held at the Louis W. Sullivan National Center for Primary Care;
    • participation in the MSM Health and Wellness program; and
    • access to services of the MSM Library.

    THE FOUNDERS FUND 2014

     

    The Morehouse School of Medicine Annual Fund provides critical support for the fundamental academic and administrative operations of the School.  The Founders Fund helps to bridge the gap between tuition and the true costs of health professions education.  Annual donations to the Fund support scholarships, the library, and classroom and technology enhancements.

    Individuals who contribute $1,000.00 or more or corporations and foundations that contribute $5,000 or more to the Founders Fund by December 31st will be recognized as members of the Hugh M. Gloster Society.

    Individual Gifts
    Contributor $50 - $499
    Patron $500 - $999

    Member of Gloster Society
    Friends $1,000
    Sponsors $3,000
    Benefactors $5,000
    Leaders $10,000+
    Corporate ~ Foundation Gifts
    Contributor $500 - $2,499
    Patron $2,500 - $4,999

    Member of Gloster Society
    Friends $5,000
    Sponsors $10,000
    Benefactors $25,000
    Leaders $50,000+