F M S F O U N D A T I O N, I N C.
The Foundation is an independent organization that manages donations and exclusively supports the UST Faculty of Medicine and Surgery to sustain and aid the initiatives influencing administration, faculty, students, support staff and patients.
"Anargyroi" is a Greek word meaning "penniless ones". It is the name revered to Saints Cosmas and Damian, for they refused to accept payments for healing the sick.
Anargyroi: FMS Foundation, Inc. is in honor of the two philantrophists, the patron saints of UST Faculty of Medicine and Surgery.
TO GIVE...TO BRIDGE
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The Foundation has its dynamic Board of Trustees composed of representatives from UST Administration, FMS, UST Hospital, Alumni Association, and Blink Group. It works hand-in-hand with the Development Office, which serves as its implementing arm.
The Development office will PROVIDE Faculty of Medicine and Surgery with a mechanism to raise funds to be used in identifying needs and sustaining existing projects even beyond the term of office of any set of officers; UPGRADE and improve existing faculty, administrative, and student programs with particular emphasis on human development, research, and scholarships; CONNECT Faculty of Medicine and Surgery with the parents of students, alumni in the Philippines and abroad, grateful benefactors,a nd philantrophic businessmen for a lasting relation and interaction and SECURE grants from major charitable foundations in the Philippines and abroad.