Anyone, regardless of age or income level, can play a vital role in the work done at the Eye and Ear Institute through the Eye & Ear Foundation. At the Eye & Ear Foundation, we are committed to raising support and awareness for the ground-breaking research, education, and outreach-centered care programs of our Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology Departments at the University of Pittsburgh.

Generous contributions from individuals, foundations, businesses, and organizations help close the funding gaps not covered by federal grants. Your gifts seed new research and emerging researchers attract and retain the best and brightest in faculty, staff, and students. You also help to fund our mission to advance the leading-edge academic and research efforts with the ultimate goal of enhancing patient care – ensuring new science for new solutions.