• The Center mourns the loss of a dear friend and tireless CVL supporter. click here

  • CVL councilmember and benefactor’s life remembered in the Dallas Morning here

  • Aging-themed issue of Nautilus Magazine explores cognitive benefits of learning a new game such as chess, cites here

  • ‘Fitizen’ group at the Jewish Community Center of Dallas learns about research at CVL. click here

  • CVL research published in JoN finds that some memories persist in the face of strong interference. click here

  • Dr. Sara Festini’s research probes busyness levels and cognitive here

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How to Give

At the Center for Vital Longevity, our success depends on you. With visionary support from donors like you, the Center can continue its mission to understand the aging mind and decrease the number of people facing age-related cognitive decline and impairment.

For more information on giving, please contact Director of Development Megan Harrison at (972) 883-3728.


Make a Gift Online

Make a gift online with a credit card via our secure gift page. Online gifts are processed through the UT Dallas Office of Development and Alumni Relations.

Make a Gift by Mail

Mail checks payable to The University of Texas at Dallas to:

Center for Vital Longevity
The University of Texas at Dallas
ATTN: Director of Development
1600 Viceroy Drive, Suite 800
Dallas, TX 75235

Make a Gift by Phone (by credit card)

Contact Director of Development Operations in Data Services Gloria Muhammad at (972) 883-2291.

Give Stock or Appreciated Assets

Take advantage of appreciated securities without incurring capital gains tax. You also will receive an immediate income tax deduction for the fair market value of the securities on the date of transfer. To learn more about stock transfers, please click here.

Matching Gifts

Leverage the impact of your support through your company’s matching gift program.

Plan a Gift or Bequest

Leave a lasting legacy within the Center for Vital Longevity through planned giving. These gifts might include a bequest and/or charitable income gifts, and ensure that the Center will benefit from your generosity for years to come. For further information on planning a gift or bequest, please click here.

To further discuss opportunities for supporting the Center’s work, please contact Director of Development Megan Harrison at (972) 883-3728.