Marion General Hospital
Marion General Hospital

Make a Gift to OhioHealth Marion General Hospital

Your gift helps us fulfill OhioHealth Marion General's mission of improving the health of those we serve.

Every contribution large or small allows us to assist those who need our help the most, all the while improving the overall health of our community.

Please note: Even though the confirmation page says "Please review your recurring donation," the donation will not recur unless specifically checked.

Your Gift Makes a Difference

When it is least expected, times can be tough, which is exactly why we need to team up to help those in need. And if we all give a little, together, we can achieve a lot.

Consider this:

  • Your donation makes important resources available in our community.
  • Giving today helps others well into the future.
  • Donations help support valuable patient-centered services and programs.
  • All donations are tax deductible.

Your gift helps OhioHealth continue to provide nationally-recognized patient experiences through compassionate patient-centered care, advanced technology and best practice standards.

Marion General Hospital Foundation Funds for Online Giving

Cath Lab Patient Fund

Supports Cath lab patients in their time of need and will help patients with expenses typically not covered by insurance, including prescription copays, transportation costs and other expenses.

Chaplaincy Fund

Supporting the work of the pastoral care team as they provide spiritual care through a multidisciplinary approach, meeting the needs of our patients as well as associates.

Cherie Wall Scholarship Fund

Your gift supports the cost of education for students pursuing a career in radiology technology. Named after a former Marion General associate, this Fund annually provides a scholarship for a Marion Technical College radiology student.

Diabetes Education Fund

Your generosity supports the needs of our diabetic patients, including the purchase of supplies such as glucose monitors, Lancets and prescriptions. It also helps our diabetic educator in providing special learning opportunities for diabetic youths.

Dr. N. T. Shah Clinical Laboratory Fund

Promotes learning and continuing education in the laboratory through the provision of grants for attendance at conferences, workshops and seminars as well as training in MLS schools.

Forensic Nurse Examiner Fund

Your gift supports the efforts of our sexual assault nurse examiners and the work they do on behalf of victims of sexual assault, child abuse, domestic violence, and elder abuse. These specially trained nurses provide compassionate care to children as well as adults during a most difficult time.

Golf Outing

Each year the Marion General Hospital Foundation hosts a golf outing to raise funds to support local charities who have like missions as Marion General Hospital, which is “To improve the health of those we serve.” The Foundation Board of Directors selects the local charity to support prior to each outing and shares that information with event sponsors and participants.

Health Improvement Fund

Supports community and hospital programs that meet our mission “to improve the health of those we serve”

Home Health Fund

Your gift helps our Home Health team of nurses, aides, social workers and therapists play an important role in helping our patients recuperate at home. Our team provides care that is tailored to the different needs of each patient. It can provide patients with medical equipment, medication or supplies as needed.

Hospice Bereavement/Meditation/Education Fund

Your gift supports Hospice staff education, specifically as it relates to bereavement. It helps provides materials on bereavement as well as grief workshops for adults and children who have lost a loved one.

Marion Cancer Center Fund

Recognizing that the need for expert cancer care for the patients served through Marion General Hospital is vital to our mission “To Improve the Health of those We Serve”, and that coordinating that care into one location would only improve the experience for the patient and the patient family, the Marion Cancer Center Fund was created to meet the needs of those patients from many directions. From state of the art equipment, cutting edge techniques or supporting patients through services and programs, donations to this fund will help perpetuate exceptional care close to home.

Marion General Hospice Fund

Your generosity helps us continue to enhance patients’ quality of life by helping them and their loved ones develop a care plan that best fits their goals and needs at the end of life. Your generosity helps us meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of those with terminal illnesses. It also provides education for recertification of our Hospice nurses who provide high quality, compassionate care.

Monica Douglas Memorial Fund

Established by Marion General Hospital associate Deb Douglas in memory of her infant daughter, Monica, this fund assists families of sick children with expenses such as gas cards for transportation to specialty hospitals and doctor’s visits, food expenses during hospital stays as well as equipment and services for specialized and exceptional care in the Marion General Hospital Obstetrics unit.

Nancy Wetzel Scholarship Fund

Encourages our nurses pursuing education in cardiac services to enhance their learning in order to provide quality exceptional care to our patients.

Oncology Services Education Fund

Provides education and training support for the advancement of cancer care in the form of conferences, specialized training for new technology and emerging therapies associated with cancer care.

Palliative Care Fund

Supporting the work of the Palliative Care team as they provide compassionate care to patients with chronic, potentially life threatening illnesses.

Patient Care Professional Development Fund

Would you like to recognize one of our caregivers for providing exceptional care? You can by making a gift to this fund. This Fund supports caregiver excellence at Marion General by providing our highly skilled professionals with the most current continuing educational opportunities.

Pharmacy Travel & Education Fund

Supports educational opportunities for pharmacy associates.

Prostate & Testicular Cancer Fund

Helping prostate and testicular cancer patients with costs not typically covered by insurance. Assistance can include help with transportation costs associated with getting to and from treatment, prescription co-pays and other expenses.

RX Social Work Fund

Providing support for patients who need help paying for prescription medications, as well as other needs to aid in the healing process after discharge following a hospital stay. Additionally, this fund can assist in covering expenses for necessary procedures that will promote or support the treatment plan of an inpatient or emergency patient as determined by the social work team.

Social Work Car Seat Fund

Purchases car seats for newborns whose families do not have car seats or cannot afford to purchase them.

Spirit of HOPE (Honoring our Patients' Experience) Fund

Your generosity helps cancer patients and their families navigate some of the unexpected hurdles they may face. This Fund was started by a couple whose own journey was blessed by an abundance of support and who want to help those without similar resources.

Undesignated Fund

Your gift will support programs and services where the need is the greatest. It can provide help for those who do not have healthcare access and offer community-based initiatives such as health screenings, disease prevention and more.

Walkway & Gardens Perpetual Care Fund

Help keep our Walkway and Gardens beautiful by donating to this Fund. The Walkway and Gardens grace the front entrance to our hospital and provide a place of peace and rest for our patients' families and visitors. Your gift ensures the roses will continue to bloom and the fountain will continue to sparkle.

About the Marion General Hospital Foundation

The Marion General Hospital Foundation is dedicated to obtaining charitable contributions and managing and distributing those funds so the hospital can fulfill its mission. The Foundation advances healthcare in our community through:

  • Advocacy
  • Philanthropy
  • Education
  • Stewardship
  • Relationships

The Marion General Hospital Foundation was formed in 1984 to support healthcare facilities and programs in our community. Its Board of Directors comprises area business leaders, physicians and community representatives, who oversee the Foundation’s fund-raising projects and manage allocation of funds.

For more information, please contact:

Beth Meadows
Advisor, Philanthropy and Volunteer Services
Phone (740) 383.8682 
Fax (740) 383.8558

Marion General Hospital Foundation
1000 McKinley Park Drive
Marion, OH 43302