Community Hospice Foundation raises funds needed to enhance the quality of life for our adult and pediatric patients and families. Our generous donors support unfunded and under-funded patient care, and ensure that everyone in our community is aware of and has access to end-of-life education, care and grief support. Your contributions enable Community Hospice to provide compassionate care, regardless of a patient’s ability to pay.
With your gift, you can provide the following:
There are many ways to donate to Community Hospice. Gifts may be made in a single payment, pledged and fulfilled over a period of years, or may be made as an estate gift. You are always warmly invited to make gifts in honor or memory of your loved ones.
Gifts to Community Hospice Foundation, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, are tax-deductible and 100% of your contributions go to Commuity Hospice. Professional solicitors are not used.
Checks should be made payable to Community Hospice Foundation. Credit Cards accepted are American Express®, Visa®, MasterCard® and Discover® Card. Gifts also may be giventhrough secure online donation or by calling 904.886.3883.
Making a Difference
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 sponsorship opportunities. These partnerships establish enduring benefits:
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:
We welcome your investment in endowments for Community PedsCare and for adult hospice care and community outreach programs. Endowment is a vital component in sustaining our ability to provide care and community programs and to continue our commitment to enhancement and innovation. Endowment dollars are invested with only a portion of the annual income used to ensure funding in perpetuity.
Estate and Planned Gifts
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 Our Legacy of Distinction at Community Hospice.
There are several vehicles for planned giving, learn how you can help us be a compassionate guide for those who need us.
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.