Colleague Giving Campaign
In the ever-changing healthcare marketplace, the work of the Saint Mary’s Hospital Foundation is more important than ever before.
The Foundation exists to provide vital funding for important needs in medical technology, equipment and services of Saint Mary’s Hospital, which allows us to provide excellent healthcare to each patient. Based on the local strategic plan, the Foundation may support Department needs or programs. Please contact your Vice President.
What is the Workplace Giving Campaign?
This campaign is an opportunity for our colleagues to share in Saint Mary’s Hospital culture of giving.
Why should I give to the Workplace Giving Campaign?
As a Saint Mary’s colleague, you know more than anyone what a strong impact your gift can make on the health and well-being of our patients, their family members, and our community. Each donation, no matter what size, will make a difference for the patients we so deeply care about and show the community that we are passionate about our mission. At Saint Mary’s Hospital, we believe that every patient deserves the opportunity to receive the highest quality healthcare, regardless of their ability to pay. Through the generous support of our community, its leaders, and our colleagues, Saint Mary’s has been able to remain competitive in the field of healthcare, and offers the best care to our patients. This includes the most vulnerable patients – the underinsured and the uninsured.
Is participation in the Workplace Giving Campaign mandatory?
No. All donations are 100% voluntary and 100% appreciated. We have a 100% participation goal, and any amount will help get us there. Your donation amount will remain confidential.
How do I make a donation?
Saint Mary’s Hospital colleagues may make a donation through payroll deduction, check, cash, or credit card. Donations can be made with a Be Inspired Pledge Form or online. Every colleague who donates $100 or more to the Workplace Giving Campaign will receive a Be Inspired t-shirt.
What is the deadline for making a gift?
You are welcome to contribute any time of year.
Where does my donation go?
The best part of the Workplace Giving Campaign is that YOU decide where you want to direct your support. The Foundation has a variety of funds to support Saint Mary's Hospital, including Technology and Innovation, Caring for our Community, the Colleague Crisis Fund, Scholarships, and the Nursing Education Fund. Please contact the Saint Mary’s Hospital Foundation if you have any questions.
When does the payroll deduction for this campaign begin and end?
Payroll deduction for your gift will begin within two weeks of your donation and will continue until you advise the Foundation that you would your deductions to stop.
Is my donation tax-deductible?
Yes. Every donor will receive an acknowledgement for their tax-deductible gift. Please consult with your tax advisor for more details. The Saint Mary’s Hospital Foundation EIN # is 22-252-8400.
What is the Saint Mary’s Hospital Foundation?
Saint Mary’s Hospital Foundation is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit and is the fundraising entity for Saint Mary’s Hospital. The Foundation was established in 1990 in order to support the Hospital and expand the services provided to the community. With the commitment and generosity of the greater Waterbury community, the Foundation has since been able to raise the funds to renovate and expand facilities, develop crucial outreach and clinical programs, acquire state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and attract an accomplished medical staff who bring a variety of different skills and expertise to the greater Waterbury community.
Who should I contact if I have questions about my gift or the campaign?
You may contact the Foundation office at (203) 709-6390 or email@example.com.