Friends of UW Health is a non-profit organization led by dedicated volunteers that funds programs and services to improve the lives of UW Health patients and families. Friends was formed in 1973 to provide resources and support programs to improve the lives of patients and their families. Since then, more than $6 million has been raised, making a difference for many individuals and families.

Contact Us
Friends of UW Health
301 S. Westfield Rd., Suite 250
Madison, WI  53717
(608) 890-9957

Board of Directors
Sarah Salzwedel, President
Michelle Oster, Past President
Kathy Trace, Secretary
Lena Kelly, Co-Treasurer
Carrie Noonan, Co-Treasurer

Pam Akhter
Kristi Austin
Mary Baliker
Kim Bentz
Beth Blum, Ex-Officio
Michelle Carlin
Debbie Cray
Rahel Desalegne
Kira Dott
June Franklin
Chris Giroux
Sarah Grimes
Meggen Heuss, Ex Officio
Liz Hill, Ex-Officio
Rachel Jacobson
Lynn Jaeger
Susan Kalin
Valerie Kazamias
Lena Kelly
Jill Mack
Amy Matsumura
Heather Pellino
Helen Price
Diane Reeber Lin
Amy Steffen
Tara Swalve