Frequently Asked Questions
A. We understand that people have many reasons for contributing. You may have experienced Columbia Memorial Hospital firsthand, you may be a patient at one of our Care Centers, or you may simply be interested in the well-being of our community.
When you contribute to the Columbia-Greene Hospital Foundation, you help us to provide our communities with safe, high-quality, comprehensive health care services in a dignified and compassionate environment. From facility renovations to advanced medical technology, your gifts make a profound difference to the entire community. Regardless of the size of your contribution, or the motivation behind it, we are grateful for your gift.
A. When you donate to the Columbia-Greene Hospital Foundation, you:
- Invest in state-of-the-art medical technology and equipment.
- Support facilities upgrades at Columbia Memorial Hospital and its network of Care Centers.
- Help ensure that every member of our community has access to quality heath care.
For a partial list of recent projects and those that are underway, click here. Please give today and make a difference.
Q. How do I give a tribute gift in honor or in memory of someone?
A. Throughout the year, Columbia-Greene Hospital Foundation offers a variety of special events that support Columbia Memorial. The Foundation's four annual signature events are the Hospital Ball, the Winter Blast, the Four Ball Mixed Scramble Golf Tournament, and the Francis Greenburger Annual Tennis Tournament.
Visit our Special Events page to see what is scheduled.
A. Yes. When you name the Columbia-Greene Hospital Foundation in your estate plans, you become a member of the Living Legacy Society. Your gift will support the future of Columbia Memorial Hospital and our communities while offering significant tax savings to you. Please consult your attorney or tax advisor for more information.
A. Yes. Columbia-Greene Hospital Foundation and Columbia Memorial Hospital are each separate 501(c)3 charitable organizations. The Foundation is the funding partner of Columbia Memorial Hospital and is eligible to receive private, corporate, and foundation gifts, as well as matching gifts from corporations. Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.
The legal name of the Foundation is: Columbia-Greene Hospital Foundation. Our federal tax ID number is 14-1761112.