Private philanthropy meets funding needs not covered by government grants, fees, or insurance reimbursements. It is essential and can make a significant difference in our ability to respond quickly, effectively and compassionately in finding new ways to assist those with anxiety disorders.

Giving Opportunities
Many types of giving opportunities are available to support the Aaron Beck Center for Psychopathology Research:

  • Unrestricted Gifts – These donations go to areas with the greatest need. They are allocated solely at the discretion of the Aaron T. Beck Center for Psychopathology. With these gifts we can rapidly respond to unanticipated emerging opportunities.
  • Special Purpose Funds/Targeted Research
 – You may wish to join the many donors who support specific programs or projects. For example, you can designate your donation to support a new initiative related to supporting children with anxiety disorders.
  • Endowed Funds – These significant gifts are among the most powerful ways you can support our work. You designate how the fund is to be used, and because only the interest may be spent, endowed funds live on in perpetuity. These funds may be named and offer an excellent opportunity to memorialize or honor someone.

How to Make Your Gift

A gift by check should reference the Aaron T. Beck Center for Psychopathology Research, be made payable to the Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania, and mailed to:

Paul Mischler
Department of Psychiatry and Penn Behavioral Health
Penn Medicine Development and Alumni Relations
3535 Market Street, Suite 750
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3309