Marion General Hospital Foundation Funds for Online Giving

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.

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 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 Fund

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

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 Fund

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

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.

general hospice fund

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 Fund

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 fund

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 fund

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 patients who want assistance and guidance with their smoking cessation efforts.

cancer services

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.

walking fund

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.

undesignated fund

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.

Just as Marion General 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:

  • Advocacy
  • Philanthropy
  • Education
  • Stewardship
  • Relationships

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 Foundation’s fundraising projects and manage allocation of funds.

For more information, please contact:

Phyllis S. Butterworth
Director of Development
(740) 383.8038

Marion General Hospital Foundation
Director of Development
278 Barks Road West
Marion, OH 43302-9860