General gifts are an opportunity for you to express your support for the overall advancement of quality healthcare in this community. Your gift will be used where the need is the greatest.
Hospice of Emanuel provides support and care for people in the last stages of an incurable disease. Hospice is committed to providing care to anyone in our community who needs services. Hospice care allows each patient the opportunity to leave this life quietly, peacefully, with a sense of fulfillment and with dignity.
Your donation to the hospice program will ensure that Hospice of Emanuel can accept all patients and families who need our services, regardless of their ability to pay.
Why your business should partner with Emanuel
Emanuel Medical Center has an enthusiastic vision for health care in our community and business donors, large and small, are vital partners bringing that vision to life.
Your support ensures continuing health care advancements and enhanced programs and services at Emanuel. And those services keep your employees and their families healthy and well cared for - a benefit to your bottom line.
There are many ways for your business to benefit from a partnership with Emanuel Medical Center. We are pleased to offer various giving options to encourage your decision to invest with us, and in turn, partner with us to continually improve health care in our community
BENEFITES TO PARTNERING WITH EMMANUAL MEDICAL CENTER AFFILIATION
The motivating force behind Emanuel's objectives is a commitment to patient-service excellence. Affiliating your business or organization with excellence has positive promotional benefits.
Quality local health care is of vital importance to businesses and the community at large. With Emanuel, you are able to structure a specific program or event around a cause that will benefit your business and customers.
EMPHASIS ON QUALITY
Emanuel Medical Center has an exceptional development staff available to add value to partnerships and see projects through to successful completion. We are committed to our partners and business affiliations.
CORPORATE GIVING OPPORTUNITIES
Annual Giving through Legacy Circle of Emanuel Corporate donors to Legacy Circle who give at a minimum of $1,000 are designated "Corporate Partners of Emanuel" and receive numerous benefits.
Permanent naming rights and other long-term recognition opportunities are available to special project donors who make a large gift to fund construction, renovations, equipment or technological advancements at Emanuel.
Businesses can increase the visibility of their special community events by designating Emanuel Medical Center as a beneficiary of their fundraising. And our staff can help in your event planning! Emanuel also offers sponsorship opportunities for hospital events and programs.
Make your charitable contribution go further by matching your employees' charitable contributions to Emanuel Medical Center. Hundreds of companies already participate. Matching gift programs show employees that their company cares and gives them the opportunity to double the impact of their gifts.
Emanuel welcomes in-kind contributions of products and services the hospital needs and uses. Contact the Office of Development at (209) 664-5180 to learn more.
FESTIVAL OF TREES
The Festival of Trees gala and auction is Emanuel's major annual fundraiser for hospice care in our community and is a great way for you, your company and products to see and be seen during the holiday season. Join Emanuel Medical Center and 600 guests to dine, dance and enjoy a live and silent auction, all while ushering in the holiday season at the community's premiere social event. And 100% of the proceeds benefit Hospice of Emanuel.
MEMORIAL AND TRIBUTE GIVING
Honoring your company's founder, a longtime employee or anyone else special to you through honorary and memorial gifts is a fitting way to pay tribute to that special person. Commemorative gifts may be designated to benefit a particular program or service within the Medical Center.
The Bill & Elsie Ahlem Cancer Endowment is a permanent fund that expands cancer services, research and prevention and education programs in the community. Created by the hard work and generosity of Legacy Circle volunteers and donors over a three-year period, the Bill & Elsie Ahlem Cancer Endowment will make a variety of important services available for cancer patients and their families for generations to come. Services include:
• Early detection and cancer-prevention programs
• Education and support groups
• Our Concierge Service, which helps people access all of Emanuel's
Regional Cancer Services
• A cancer library and education center, in collaboration with the Stanford
University Medical Library
• Genetic risk assessment, counseling and testing
• Clinical research and participation in national clinical trials
Contributions to the Endowment are always accepted.
Honor your loved ones while caring for the community
Commemorative giving to Emanuel Medical Center is a way to recognize special events in a loved one's life, such as a birth, marriage, graduation or other milestone. These gifts are a wonderful way to pay tribute to special people and noteworthy accomplishments, and benefit the health of the entire community in a truly meaningful way.
Commemorative gifts can be made "in honor of" as well as "in memory of." If you wish, you can designate that your commemorative gift goes to a particular program or need within Emanuel. Through these important gifts, you will gain satisfaction in knowing that your thoughtfulness and generosity helps bring new medical services to our community.
Your tribute receives acknowledgement that your friends and family will appreciate. Gifts are noted in our regular newsletter, HeartBeat, and acknowledged by letter, unless the gift is to remain anonymous.