Community Hospice Foundation raises the funds needed to enhance the quality of life for our patients and families and to support the unfunded and under-funded patient care, community programs, services and support for those in our community dealing with advanced illness or grief. These contributions also enable Community Hospice to continue to provide compassionate care, regardless of any patient’s ability to pay.
Your contributions go directly toward meeting the individual care needs of adults and children in Northeast Florida, along with professional education and community outreach programs that help ensure everyone in our community knows more about end-of-life issues and has access to our services.
With your gift, you can provide the following:
There are many ways to make a donation to Community Hospice of Northeast Florida through Community Hospice Foundation:
Checks may be made payable to Community Hospice Foundation and mailed to 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, Florida 32257. Contributions also may be made by American Express®, Visa®, MasterCard® and Discover® Card online or by calling 904.886.3883.
Making a gift to Community Hospice in memory or honor of loved ones creates a lasting tribute to their legacy, while also ensuring that Community Hospice care remains available to everyone in our community. Dollars raised through dedicatory gifts to Community Hospice Foundation support patient care, programs and services of Community Hospice.
A variety of opportunities enable families to memorialize a loved one through gifts that also show their appreciation for Community Hospice care:
Memorial Giving Opportunities:
Celebration of Life Memorial Walkway
Features a limited number of red and gray bricks that form a path weaving through the gardens of the Charles M. Neviaser Educational Institute on the Earl B. Hadlow Center for Caring campus of Community Hospice on Sunbeam Road in Jacksonville. This tribute is available for gifts of $250-$500. Bricks are engraved with your personal message in memory of loved ones or in honor of family or friends.
Care Center Memorial Walls
Donors receive the Guardians of Care benefits as well as a Permanent Tribute Plaque on the memorial wall of the care center of your choice for gifts beginning at $2,500 through $10,000.
Garden and Walkway Benches
Donors receive the Guardians of Care benefits as well as a Permanent Tribute Plaque on a beautiful metal park-style bench at one of our free-standing care centers for gifts starting at $15,000.
Garden Sculptural Wind Chime
Donors receive the Guardians of Care benefits as well as a Permanent Tribute Plaque on an exquisite metal sculpture at the care center of your choice for gifts beginning at $10,000 through $25,000.
Offices and Patient Bedrooms
Donors may dedicate a space, such as a staff office or patient bedroom, at the care center of your choice for gifts beginning at $25,000 for offices and beginning at $100,000 for patient bedrooms and other family areas.
For details, please contact Community Hospice Foundation at 904.886.3883.
Community Hospice Foundation offers a number of individual, business and foundation sponsorship opportunities that can establish and recognize your company’s good will in the community. These partnerships establish enduring benefits:
Sponsorships can occur in various ways—from dress-down days where employees contribute to participate, to selling “paper icons” (see below) for display at a retail outlet as a way for customers to join the effort.
For information about the range of sponsorship opportunities available, and how our program can be tailored to meet your goals, please call 904.886.3883.
Community Hospice Foundation’s $20 million capital and endowment campaign enhances access and quality of care through:
Also known as deferred gifts, you can tailor your gift to your personal situation and obtain maximum tax rewards, maintain financial security and, most importantly, make a meaningful difference in the lives of others. Unless otherwise requested, those who have made planned gifts are recognized as members of The Legacy Society at Community Hospice Foundation.
There are several vehicles for planned giving:
Planned gifts can be complicated, and we encourage you to discuss your plans with us and your financial advisors. To learn more about the benefits of all areas of giving, please call Community Hospice Foundation at 904.886.3883.