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Memorial and honor gifts are a thoughtful way to show you care and help UNC Lineberger make lifesaving progress in the fight against cancer.

Encouraging Memorial Gifts to UNC Lineberger

If you have lost a loved one and wish to encourage memorial contributions to UNC Lineberger, you may include specific wording in the obituary notice, such as “In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Checks may be made payable to UNC Health Foundation with your loved one’s name in the memo line. Checks may be mailed to the address below.”

UNC Health Foundation
Attn: UNC Lineberger
PO Box 1050
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

If you would like to create a custom tribute page for a loved one, please fill out the request form.

For more information please contact Anna Lee Clark, Director of Development Operations and Stewardship at 919.445.6713 or anna_lee@med.unc.edu

Purchase a Commemorative Tile

Create a lasting tribute to someone special by purchasing a Commemorative Tile in the N.C. Cancer Hospital.

Looking for the perfect way to celebrate a joyful occasion or remember a loved one?

Purchase a Commemorative Tile to memorialize someone you love, honor an outstanding achievement, or celebrate a birthday, anniversary or other important milestones.

For just $1,000, you can craft a message that will forever be a part of the N.C. Cancer Hospital campus. Your tile purchase will help expand patient support services as well as critical programmatic, faculty and clinical research priorities in the hospital.

  • Tiles cost $1,000 each, are 1.5” x 4” and made of copper metal
  • Your message can include up to three lines of text with 20 characters on each line (includes spaces and punctuation)
  • Tiles are installed quarterly on planters at the Outdoor Terrace of the N.C. Cancer Hospital (located next to Starbucks)

Order Your Tile

Contact Taylor Zimmerman at 919-445-0745 to learn more or purchase over the phone.

Print the Commemorative Tile purchase form and mail with payment to:
UNC Health Foundation
Attn: Taylor Zimmerman
PO Box 1050
Chapel Hill, NC 27514