• Turning Good Ideas Into Better Health


    TMA Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) organization committed to connecting the charitable concerns of physicians with the people of Texas. TMAF funded initiatives enable physicians and their families to give back to their community and take a visible leadership role toward improving the health of all Texans. Learn more about TMA Foundation.

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  • TMAF's Annual Gala-Blast Off!

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    TMA Foundation is pleased to announce, BLAST OFF!, as the theme for the 24th annual gala, held during TexMed on May 5, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis, Houston! 

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  • Be Tax Wise With a Gift of Stock


    Donating your appreciated stock generally offers a two-fold tax advantage: you avoid paying capital gains tax on the increased value of the stock and you receive an income tax deduction for the full fair market value of the stock at the time of the gift.

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  • TMA’s Outreach Programs Funded for 2017


    More Texans will be impacted by TMA’s five signature programs thanks to grants recently approved by TMA Foundation totaling $514,000 for 2017. 

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  • Caring and Collaborating Creates a
    Healthier Texas

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    From Galveston to Tyler, TMA physician alliance and medical student members, along with community volunteers, are “caring and collaborating” to improve the health of their neighbors.

    Read the Fall 2016 Newsletter  
  • A Record Setting Year for TMAF

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    TMAF’s 2015 annual report is chock full of record-breaking information that translates into a Healthy Now and a Healthy Future for more Texans. An increase in grant funding will have a positive impact on health and wellness programs in 120 Texas communities and particularly on TMA's Minority Scholarship Program. You can access the report in both print and video formats! Read the report on TMAF's Publications Page.

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  • TMAF Welcomes New Board Members


    TMAF is pleased to welcome new board members, Jessica Best, MD; Shannon Hancher-Hodges, MD; and Matthew Edwards.

    Meet Our Newest Leaders  
  • TMA Foundation Grant Opportunity

    Grants and Awards


    TMA Foundation is accepting applications to its 2016-2017 Medical Community Grants and Medical Student Leadership Grants programs. Eligible applicants are TMA county medical societies and alliance and medical student chapters for community health improvement programs. If your county society, alliance or medical student chapter sponsors a program to improve the health in your community, let them know to apply today! 

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  • Donors Secure a $10,000 Matching Gift!


    Your gifts of talent and treasure as a TMAF donor has brought Healthy Now and Healthy Futures to thousands of Texans… and now your support will ensure even more will be reached because Star Donors have won a $10,000 challenge grant from the John P. McGovern Foundation, Houston!

    This is the tenth year the John P. McGovern Foundation has challenged TMAF with a grant for its Star Campaign for all matching donations up to $10,000.

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  • Frost Supports SOLUTIONS

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    Deborah A. Fuller, MD, (center), president of TMA Foundation, accepts a generous donation from Frost during the foundation’s 23rd gala held at the Hilton Anatole Dallas on April 29.

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  • Road Map to a Healthier Texas

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    In 2016, TMAF will grant a record $589,000 to health improvement, science and quality-of-care programs across the state. Chances are your community is on this map, which shows where TMAF-funded programs have been carried out over the last five years.

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  • Donors Create First Trust Fund for Minority Scholarships

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    Thanks to an unprecedented $3.2M donation from Dr. Roberto J. and Agniela (Annie) M. Bayardo to the TMA Foundation, hundreds of aspiring physicians will receive a TMA scholarship and be named a “Bayardo Scholar.”  Their gift establishes a trust fund benefiting medical student recipients of TMA’s Minority Scholarship Program.


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  • 2015 Individual Donors

    Thank you to our individual donors in 2015 for creating a Healthy Now and a Healthy Future for all Texans.


    View the 2015 Donor List

    2015 Institutional Donors

    Thank you to our institutional donors in 2015 for collaborating to create a Healthy Now and a Healthy Future for all Texans.


    See the Institutional Donors
  • TMA Foundation Supports Member Benefits

  • What could a TMA membership mean for you, your practice, and your patients?