2014 Annual Giving Campaign
We ask for your support to help offset the rising costs of healthcare, allow for ongoing education and training of our staff and physicians, and increase access to medical care for all. There are many wonderful reasons why so many community members give to Mid Coast Hospital - we hope you will discover your personal reason for giving and consider a gift to the 2014 Annual Fund.
Ways to Give to Mid Coast Hospital
Help Where the Need is Greatest
There are many ways to make a gift to Mid Coast Hospital, and many reasons to give. If you or your loved one received special care at Mid Coast Hospital, please consider a donation to help support our mission of providing the best healthcare to our community. You can make an unrestricted gift to be used where the need is greatest, or consider other giving options as indicated below. All gifts will receive a thank you letter from Mid Coast Hospital, and be recognized in our Annual Report. If you would like your gift to be anonymous, we can gladly accommodate your request.
You can use a credit or debit card to make a safe and secure online donation right now. Every gift, no matter how large or small, when added together enables us to make a significant impact on the care that we are able to offer you, your family and neighbors. Your gift to Mid Coast Hospital is important, and is truly appreciated.
Make a Tribute or Memorial Gift in Honor or Memory of Someone Special
You may wish to pay tribute to a friend or loved one by making a gift in their honor or memory. Tribute gifts are given or to celebrate the birth of a baby, birthday, anniversary or other special occasion. This thoughtful method of giving is brought to the attention of the individual you have honored, or their family.
Memorial Gifts may be given in memory of a friend or loved one in lieu of flowers. A letter will be sent to the family indicating your kind and thoughtful remembrance.
Show Your Gratitude With a Grateful Patient Gift
You may also choose to express appreciation for the special care that you or a loved one received from members of the hospital staff. Gifts are gratefully received and may be made for the unrestricted use of the hospital in honor of individual members of our caring, compassionate, and professional team. Visit our Grateful Patients section, or donate as a Grateful Patient/Family member.
Give a Gift of Securities
Donors also enjoy the tax benefits of giving gifts of appreciated securities, including stocks, mutual fund shares and gifts of closely held stock. We would also be happy to speak with you about making a gift of real estate, tangible personal property, retirement plan assets, or life insurance.
Please contact Kara Johnson, Director of Development at 207-373-6065 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Secure the Future with a Planned Gift
You may also wish to help secure our legacy of care for the future by making a planned gift to Mid Coast Hospital. Whether you include Mid Coast Hospital in your estate plan, establish an Endowment Fund, or create a Charitable Gift Annuity that will produce income during your lifetime, making a planned gift to Mid Coast Hospital benefits both the donor and the future of healthcare for our community.
Should you desire to make a planned gift to Mid Coast Hospital, you will become a member of our esteemed Heritage Circle Giving Society. Heritage Circle Members enjoy special lectures and events on current issues in healthcare presented by physician leaders. A plaque will be installed in the Hospital Lobby in your honor. Read more about the Heritage Circle.
A Named Endowment Fund may be established with an initial gift of $1,000 or more. The endowment can be named for you, your family, or a loved one. A plaque will be installed in the Hospital Lobby with your Endowment Fund’s name. Endowment gifts live on in perpetuity--only the interest is used, were needed most.
Use our Planned Giving Calculator to see how various giving options may provide you with lifetime income plus estate and capital gains tax savings, while providing ongoing support for your community hospital.
Please contact Kara Johnson, Director of Development at 373-6065 or email@example.com for more information about planned giving options.