SIU School of Medicine Foundation Springfield Office

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About the Programs

Click below to find information about Camp COCO – Children’s Oncology Camp Organization, the Harbinger Society, which is the SIU School of Medicine’s premier giving level, and our Honorary Endowments.

If you would like further information about supporting one of these programs, please contact us using the information to the right, or click here.


Camp COCO (Children’s Oncology Camp Organization) began in 1986 as a break from hospital and clinic visits for children with cancers and related blood disorders living in downstate Illinois communities. Read more.

Harbinger Society

The Harbinger Society was established in 1984 to honor the philanthropic efforts of special friends and alumni who provide significant contributions of private resources to enable the SIU School of Medicine to remain a leader in medical education, patient care and research. Read more.

Honorary Endowments

Honorary Endowments are gifts that are intended to recognize individuals who have provided extraordinary leadership and service to SIUSOM. Read more.

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(217) 545-2955

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Southern Illinois University Foundation Springfield Office
PO Box 19666
Springfield, IL 62797-9666

"The mission of the SIU Foundation is to maximize private support for Southern Illinois University Carbondale, including the School of Medicine, in achieving its long-range goals."


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