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Your financial support can make a difference in everything we do, from outreach to soldiers, to support for one of our child and family programs, to providing funding for surveys that will yield information about the issues that are of most concern to military service members and their families. Your dollars will allow us to develop new and innovative approaches to reach these special populations. A brief description of these areas of need is provided below, and we invite you to view a video on our programs. To donate to a specific program, please click its name. 

Buddy-to-Buddy Program

A peer-to-peer program that uses trained volunteer veterans to provide outreach and support to service members and veterans throughout Michigan, and link them to any resources they might need.

PAVE Program

This peer support program connects incoming student veterans on college campuses with peer advisors at their schools who can provide support, link them to resources to facilitate a smooth transition to college and help them navigate college life.

Strong Military Families 

This group-based program provides support and parenting guidance to military families with infants, toddlers or preschoolers, offering families an opportunity to increase social connections, learn self-care strategies and enhance parenting skills.

HomeFront Strong

This eight-week resiliency program designed especially for the needs of Post-9/11 military and veteran spouses/partners helps reduce stress and social isolation, build optimism and positive coping, change negative thinking, and teach approaches to self-care.

M-SPAN General Gift Fund

Donations to our general Gift Fund allow us to use the money where it is needed most at the time of your donation.

To make a gift online, please visit:

To make a gift by phone or by mail, please contact:

Lisa Fabian
Associate Director of Development
University of Michigan Depression Center
1000 Oakbrook, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Tel: (734) 763-4895

Please make checks payable to University of Michigan Depression Center, M-SPAN.  If you would like to designate a special fund, please use the Memo line on your check.