Ceremony to Honor The Sealy & Smith Foundation and Sealy FamilyMarch 10, 2022

On March 10, UTMB Health hosted a brief ceremony celebrating The Sealy & Smith Foundation on its 100th anniversary and recognizing its more than $1 billion in giving to our mission and the health of Galveston. The event also honored the Sealy Family, whose visionary support over the university’s first three decades was essential to UTMB Health’s long-term growth and progress.

The event was livestreamed; a playback of the ceremony is now available below. Watch to hear a special announcement, with remarks by UT System Board of Regents Vice Chair Janiece Longoria, UT System Chancellor James Milliken, UTMB Health President Ben G. Raimer, and Sealy & Smith Foundation President John Kelso.

Watch a rebroadcast of the March 10, 2022 ceremony:


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See images from the event: