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ACS Foundation

ACS Foundation

Mission Statement

To obtain financial support for the charitable and educational work of the American College of Surgeons.

The generosity of donors allows the ACS Foundation to provide funding for College initiatives and its goals of improving surgical patient care and ensuring the professional standing of surgeons wherever they practice. The ACS Foundation is recognized as a tax-exempt, not-for-profit organization. Contributions to the ACS Foundation are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

All donations go directly to nonrevenue programs of the College since all ACS Foundation expenses are paid for by the College.

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Prepare for Tomorrow

Through thoughtful gift planning, ACS Foundation donors can choose a method of giving that protects their family’s needs and offers greater tax savings. Learn more about ways to put family needs first and still support the ACS Foundation.

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Annual Report

The Foundation’s Annual Report provides a snapshot of the meaningful outcomes—all made possible by our donors.

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Special Initiative

Support Women Surgeons in Africa

Recent data indicate that there is less than one surgeon per 100,000 people in the region and only seven percent of these surgeons are women, although women account for more than 50 percent of the population.

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