Donate to the Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Foundation

When you give to the Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Foundation, you help ensure the future of Elmhurst Hospital and its programs. Thanks to donors like you, Elmhurst Hospital will continue to provide superior healthcare to our communities for generations to come.

Your gift makes a difference

You can direct your gift to an Elmhurst department or program of your choice, or give an unrestricted gift to the area of greatest need. Unrestricted donations help us fund the hospital's highest priority needs that benefit the most patients.

Learn more about specific ways to give to the Elmhurst Foundation:

Giving opportunities

The Foundation has many giving opportunities and will work with you to make sure your gift has the greatest impact. Giving opportunities include:

  • Annual campaign to support key initiatives
  • Commemorative and memorial giving - Make a gift in honor or memory of a loved one or to commemorate a special event
  • Healthy Driven Hero recognition - to honor a special caregiver
  • Hope.Lives.Here. supports the programs and services of the Nancy W. Knowles Cancer Center

Ways to give

Consider the many ways to donate to the Elmhurst Foundation — now or in the future.

  • Cash – make checks payable to the Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Foundation
  • Credit card
  • Securities
  • Corporate gifts
  • Real estate and personal property
  • Bequests
  • Charitable gift annuity
  • Charitable trust
  • Life insurance
  • Corporate matching gifts
  • Gifts in kind
  • Attend or sponsor Foundation events

To discuss the giving option that’s right for you, contact the Foundation at 331-221-4483.

Learn more about planned giving

Donor recognition

We value every gift to the Elmhurst Foundation, large or small.

Special recognition of individual benefactors and corporate donors includes:

  • The Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Foundation Donor Wall, located on Main Street in the hospital, recognizes gifts of $1,000 or more
  • Founders Society recognizes individuals who name Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Foundation in their will or estate plans
  • Special recognition opportunities are available for gifts of $25,000 or more. Please call the Foundation for information at 331-221-4483.