Marion General Hospital Foundation Funds for Online Giving
Your gift helps us fulfill OhioHealth Marion General Hospital'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.
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.
- 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 gifts are tax deductible.
Your gift helps us continue to provide nationally-recognized patient experiences through compassionate patient-centered care, advanced technology and best practice standards.
Great things grow from every gift and make great things happen every day.
Learn about our services and programs below and then click the Donate Now button to make an online donation. Please note: even though the confirmation page says "Please review your recurring donation", the donation will not recur unless specifically checked.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Respiratory Therapy (Smoking Cessation) Fund
Often, patients who want to quit smoking are not aware of the available options. Your gift to this Fund helps Marion General Hospital patients who want assistance and guidance with their smoking cessation efforts.
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.
Walkway 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.
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.
Just as Marion General Hospital is committed to improving the health of those we serve, 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:
Formed in 1984 for the support of healthcare facilities and programs in our community, the Marion General Hospital Foundation Board of Directors comprises area business leaders, physicians and community representatives, who oversee the Foundations fundraising projects and manage allocation of funds.
For more information, please contact:
Phyllis S. Butterworth
Director of Development
Marion General Hospital Foundation
Director of Development
278 Barks Road West
Marion, OH 43302-9860