These charitable donations can express gratitude for excellent care received; gifts that honor a friend, relative or caregiver, go toward research for diseases such as cancer and heart disease; or gifts that in other ways invite you to play a part in improving the health of our community.
When you donate to Akron General, whether to our hospitals or other health system members, one hundred percent of your designated contribution goes directly to the programs and services that serve our patients and their families. Charitable hospital donations go toward research and education along with helping people with illnesses such as cancer and heart disease.
Charitable hospital donations benefit patients and the health our communities by:
Offering patients dynamic programs and services
Investing in the latest technology
Making capital improvements to enhance the environments of our hospital
Funding medical research
Ensuring ongoing education for health care professions
Providing valuable health information to our patients
Become part of our mission and vision by joining the Akron General family of friends and supporters. Please donate to an Akron General hospital in Akron, Ohio or Lodi, Ohio, or Akron General Visiting Nurse Service & Affiliates today.
Light Up a Life Pay tribute to those you remember and love this holiday season by hanging a gold star on a Hospice of Visiting Nurse Service Memory Tree during its annual Light Up a Life fundraiser throughout December. See tree locations and details.
Past Projects That Have Benefited from Your Support Since its inception, the Foundation has raised in excess of $85 Million. Last year alone, the Foundation provided over $3.4 million to Akron General for capital purchases, new equipment, facility improvements, medical education and clinical research. Find out how your donation can make a difference.