The Kilo Diabetes & Vascular Research Foundation subscribes to the Donor Bill of Rights of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. The Foundation does not sell or exchange donor information with any public, private or nonprofit organizations. Donor approval is obtained prior to the publishing of donor testimonials and/or recognition.

Your contribution and support of the Kilo Diabetes & Vascular Research Foundation is greatly appreciated. Memorial gifts can be made in rememberance of a friend or loved one. You can also honor a special occasion or event (birthday, anniversary, holidays, weddings, etc.) with a donation to the Foundation. This is a special way to make a thoughtful gift in honor of a family member or friend.

We will send a personalized card to the person or family indicated, notifying them that a donation was made (amounts are not revealed). Every gift is tax-deductible and the donor with receive acknowledgement of their donation by letter. In addition, they will be acknowledged in the upcoming issue of Monitor newsletter.

You can make a donation by phone by giving us a call at 314-434-6500. We will need the following information:

  • donor information (name, address and telephone number)

  • credit card number and expiration date

  • name and contact information of the honoree (only for memorial and honor gifts)

All contributions are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. Matching gifts from corporations are an excellent way to help the Foundation obtain additional gifts. If you work for a company that has a matching gift program, request a matching gift form from your employer and send it completed and signed with your gift to the following address:

Kilo Diabetes & Vascular Research Foundation
12414 Clayton Road
Saint Louis, MO 63131

All contributions are fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.





In 1972 in order to fund dedicated and ongoing research on diabetes and related vascular diseases through private sources, St. Louis physician researchers, Drs. Charles Kilo and Joseph R. Williamson founded the Kilo Diabetes & Vascular Research Foundation.