A gift in memory of a loved family member or friend is a very special and meaningful way to commemorate their life by helping to support the discovery of new cures for disease to enhance the quality of life for generations to come.
By phone: To make a credit card donation t: +61 3 8572 2701 (9am – 5pm)
By mail: Download our donation form and post it with your cheque or credit card details to
Hudson Institute of Medical Research Foundation
27–31 Wright Street
Clayton VIC 3168
Please make cheques payable to Hudson Institute of Medical Research.
Requests for gifts in lieu of flowers
We can provide appropriately designed personalised donation envelopes for distribution at a funeral, wake or other commemorative service. To request envelopes, t:+61 3 8572 2701 or email hudson.foundation@hudson.
You are most welcome to collect them from us, or we can send them to you or to the commemorative service.
To indicate your preference for gifts in lieu of flowers, we suggest including a message in the funeral notice:
In lieu of flowers, please donate to Hudson Institute of Medical Research, 27-31 Wright Street, Clayton VIC 3168, or simply download our in memory donation form.
Acknowledging special gifts
We are very grateful for every gift received in memory of your loved one. Each gift that contains a name and address will be acknowledged with a thank you letter and receipt. All donations of $2 and over are tax deductible in Australia.
Four weeks after the commemorative service we will send a thank you card to the family to let them know who has donated. We do not disclose the amount of each donation.
An enduring legacy
Read how the family of the late Ron Evans AM have raised over $1million to support a PhD scholarship and post-doctoral Fellowship in his memory here.
We are here to help
There are many other ways you can honour the memory of a loved family member or friend. To discuss these options, or to request donation envelopes