Gifts in memory

A gift in memory of a loved one, friend or colleague is a very special and meaningful way to commemorate their life by helping support the discovery of new diagnostics, treatments and cures of disease that change and save lives.

Tamblyn Thomason viewing experiment in petri dish at Hudson InstituteIn lieu of flowers, donations can be made to support research into a disease that may be have been important to them, or to broader areas of medical research.

Arranging gifts in memory

Simply download our ‘gift in memory’ form or phone us on 03 8572 2701 or email and we will send printed forms and envelopes to you or the funeral home.

To convey your preference for donations in lieu of flowers, we suggest including a message in the funeral notice: “In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hudson Institute of Medical Research, 27-31 Wright Street, Clayton, VIC, 3168”.

Acknowledging these special gifts

We will send a thank you letter and a tax-deductible receipt to every donation that includes a name and address.

We will also send a card to the family to let them know who has donated in honour of their loved one, but we do not disclose the amount of any donation.

Contact us

Hudson Institute of Medical Research
t: + 61 3 8572 2701