Dear Associates, we thank you for your compassion for others.
You Make the Best Things Happen
Because of you, our hospitals, clinics, and programs care for everyone -- with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable.
With your work, you’ve touched so many lives.
And now, with your gift to the Associate Giving Campaign, your kindness will touch more lives than you can imagine.
However you give-- a gift to meet the need where it is greatest, or a gift to support a particular program or service area -- your gift will go right to work, right in your community. All gifts are tax-deductible.
Your gifts can go to strengthen the Associate Emergency Fund, Women of Worth, Area of Greatest Need, Hope Fund, and Nursing Scholarships.
Every gift matters.
Every gift makes a difference.
Please give now.
Contact Heather at 815.319.2488 or email Heather.Zoromski@ascension.org for more information.
Associate Grants and Scholarships
Ascension Medical Group Scholarship
Each year, the Ascension Medical Group Scholarship team offers awards for academic study to eligible Ascension NE Wisconsin employees or employee children (Calumet Hospital, Mercy Hospital, St. Elizabeth Hospital and Ascension Medical Group Clinics) from area high schools (public, private, or home-schooled) who have demonstrated excellence in scholastic achievement, high moral character and a stated interest in human health service careers. In conjunction with Ascension NE Wisconsin's mission, vision and values, special consideration will be given to those students in need.
Only high school seniors (or equivalent) employed by or with parents employed by Ascension NE Wisconsin who intend to pursue a human health service career will be eligible to apply for a scholarship, which will be made available for the subsequent academic year.
Applications must be received by midnight on April 9, 2021. The review team will select recipients by May 1st. The awards will be made at high school graduation or award ceremonies. If you have questions, please contact Jennifer Van Abel at Jennifer.Vanabel@ascension.org.
Dr. C. Christopher Wallace Endowment Fund
In his honor, the Dr. C. Christopher Wallace Physician Fund was established in 1995 through a generous gift from Network Health System. The fund supports costs associated with Ascension physicians, Physician Assistants (PA) and Nurse Practitioners (NP) traveling to third-world countries on medical missions or to attend retreats which enable the physician to reflect upon their feelings on why they chose to go into the medical healing field.
Grant applications need to be postmarked or received by November 1 of each year.
Wallace Physician’s Endowment grants were awarded to the following Ascension employees for participating in medical mission trips in 2020:
Dr. Matt Kraemer, Elias Pina, Dominican Republic
Lori Lang, Elias Pina, Dominican Republic
Sandra Schaffer, Elias Pina, Dominican Republic
Flanagan Family Fund
The Flanagan Family Fund was established to enhance direct patient care in the Emergency and Surgery Departments at Ascension St. Elizabeth Hospital. Funding will be given to individuals or units for staff education that will have an immediate impact on patient care. Available funding will vary from year to year and will be given on a first-come, first-served basis until allocation has been depleted. If you have questions, please contact Coree.VanThiel@ascension.org.