munroe-meyer institute for genetics and rehabilitation

Support The munroe-meyer institute for genetics and rehabilitation

The Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI) provides more than 70,000 patient encounters each year and researches innovative therapies to support individuals with disabilities. Its providers and family-centered professionals in 15 disciplines offer hope in times of uncertainty. They are committed to empowering people with disabilities in reaching their potential at school, work and throughout the community.

Private support from patients, families and friends plays a critical role in the success of MMI. The institute’s mission is to lead the world in transforming the lives of all individuals with disabilities and complex health care needs, their families and the community through outreach, engagement, premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care.

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Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI) Unlocking Potential Endowed Fund

Through your generosity, a gift to this fund will allow MMI the tools to improve and unlock the potential in the lives of children, youth, adults and their families with special health care needs.


Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI) Century of Caring Excellence Fund

In 2019, MMI celebrated its 100th year of service to our communities. The MMI Century of Caring Fund was created to help support the next 100 years of care to those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


Jessica Janssen Wolford

Senior Director of Development, UNMC Health Sciences

Jessica joined the foundation in 2021, bringing with her extensive experience in higher education and the nonprofit sector. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business from UNL and an MBA from Midland University, where she also worked in development. At the foundation, Jessica leads the Health Science development team for UNMC and seeks support for the College of Allied Health Professions and the Munroe-Meyer Institute. Jessica enjoys connecting donors who have a passion for changing the world with innovators at the university who can make that change happen.

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