What is the purpose of The Memorial Foundation?

Look for this weekly blog – Frequently Asked Questions about The Memorial Foundation:

The Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital Charitable Foundation (The Memorial Foundation) is the supporting foundation for Memorial Hospital.  It is a publicly supported organization, doing business as an IRS-recognized 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.

The Foundation’s mission and vision are to advance and transform healthcare in Yakima and improve healthcare outcomes for a healthy community.

What does this all mean?  Simply said, The Memorial Foundation raises funds from a generous community to provide support to healthcare programs throughout Memorial’s Family of Services.  Funding is provided for a spectrum of programs spanning four major areas:  Children’s Initiative; Cancer Care Initiative; End of Life Initiative; and Healthy Yakima Initiative.

The Foundation team stands ready to assist you with your charitable giving questions.  Call us at (509) 576-5794.

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