About Us

About The Ascension Borgess Foundation

Since 1972, the Ascension Borgess Foundation has continued the rich tradition of philanthropy in support of health care and related services at Ascension Borgess.

Who We Serve

Decisions made by the Board of Trustees are based on the health care needs of the people and the southwest Michigan communities we serve. Our primary focus is on assisting essential local projects that will help make comprehensive health care services accessible to everyone. Ascension Borgess Foundation is a qualified charitable organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code, ID #23-7222558.

Ways To Give

There are many ways to make a gift to the Ascension Borgess Foundation. Our staff and trustees welcome the opportunity to visit with you in person, or speak with you by phone or e-mail to discuss your interest in helping us provide the very best health care in southwest Michigan.

Unrestricted gifts to the Ascension Borgess Foundation are directed by our trustees to the areas determined to be of greatest need. There are also a number of restricted funds that support the designated interest of our donors. You can create an individual or family legacy to ensure that gifts of healing and hope are available to future generations. Financial investments in the Ascension Borgess Foundation can take the form of current gifts; estate gifts through wills, trusts or other financial arrangements; or through gifts of stock, property or other assets.

All gifts to the Ascension Borgess Foundation are fully deductible as allowed by law. Your donation may be made in cash, credit card, stock, real estate, collectibles or a planned gift option.

Call (269) 226-8100 for more information about our giving opportunities. You can also make a donation online.


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