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Support Day of Caring on June 25 and help UAB fight pandemic

  • June 19, 2020
UAB asks donors to support any of its emergency response funds to meet the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19.

Editor's Note: The information published in this story is accurate at the time of publication. Always refer to for UAB's current guidelines and recommendations relating to COVID-19.

Giving2The University of Alabama at Birmingham needs your help Thursday, June 25, for Day of Caring, an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19.

Donations may be made on the Day of Caring website, UAB asks donors to support any of its funds:

  • The Coronavirus Response Support Fund supports research for a COVID-19 treatment or vaccine.  
  • The Student COVID-19 Emergency Fund provides emergency aid to students in all colleges and schools facing lost wages, relocation expenses, decrease in financial support from parents and more due to the pandemic. 
  • The Benevolent Fund assists UAB faculty and staff in need, including those affected by the pandemic, through Blazer Kitchen and emergency aid.
  • The COVID-19 Symptom Tracker supports the growth and expansion of COVID-19 data collection and management through the COVID-19 Symptom Tracker website, as well as future efforts to connect with ground-based collection in affected communities.
    Learn more about UAB’s fight against COVID-19 here.

For more information on UAB’s efforts to fight COVID-19, visit