What is the legacy you want to leave?  

When you make a gift through your estate plan, you are ensuring a legacy of health. If you choose, your gift can also be made as a tribute to honor a family member or special person in your life.

Your gift is invested with the Munson Healthcare Foundation’s sustaining funds unless designated otherwise.  Sustaining funds are board-designated endowment funds and designed to perpetually provide resources to help continue the achievement of excellence and leadership in health care throughout northern Michigan.  

Your legacy gift may be directed to sustaining funds that support vital programs throughout the region. The following are the most common choices:

Hospice 

Gifts are used to support patients and families who use Munson Hospice services, including the Hospice House, as well as other long term needs of the program.

Munson Healthcare Foundations

Your unrestricted gift will be used to help meet the long-term needs of Munson Healthcare, wherever needed most.

Munson Medical Center

Gifts support the long-term needs of Munson Medical Center and may be designated for any of the following areas:

 

  • Cowell Family Cancer Center
  • Webber Heart Center
  • Hospitality Services
  • Infants and Children

Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital

Gifts support the long-term needs of Munson Healthcare Cadillac Hospital.

Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital 

Gifts support the long-term needs of Munson Healthcare Charlevoix Hospital.

Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital

Gifts support the long-term needs of Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital.

Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital 

Gifts support the long-term needs of Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital.

Munson Healthcare Otsego Memorial Hospital

Gift support the long-term needs of Munson Healthcare Otsego Memorial Hospital.

Named Funds

Named funds can be established to honor or memorialize someone special to you, and can be restricted to a particular area as identified above, or unrestricted for the area of greatest need. The minimum gift to establish a named fund is $50,000.

Nursing Education

Gifts support the continuing education needs of the nursing staff throughout the Munson Healthcare system.

Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital

Gifts support the long-term needs of Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital.

Pediatric Sub-specialty Services

Gifts are used to support and carry out specialty clinic services for children throughout northern Michigan.