Memorial Hospital Foundation is an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with its own Board of Directors, by-laws and Articles of Incorporation. We raise support for and manage 26 funds that provide financial assistance to Memorial Health System's patients and employees.
In March, we had the following impact because of our supporters:

  • 367 medications for cancer patients
  • 106 medications for cardiac patients
  • 62 medications for endocrinology patients
  • 12 breast imaging services for women
  • 12 orders of medical supplies for ostomy patients
  • 5 medications for pediatric patients through Randall Speck Fund
  • covered cost of blood clot prevention medication for a patient
  • covered cost of dental work for a cancer patient
  • purchased lymphedema garment for a cancer patient
  • purchased clothes for the ER clothes closet for indigent patients
  • purchased ortho brace for a patient

We've also secured $2,350,478 in grant funding so far this year.
The Wiggin’ Out For Cancer Ribbon Walk is a joint fundraiser with Memorial oncology staff members and Pink Heart Funds to help cancer patients in our community. Half of the proceeds will benefit our Oncology Patient Fund which provides medication, transportation and nutritional assistance to Memorial Health System‘s cancer patients. Join us Saturday, April 29th to support those battling cancer in our community!
Burdonne Young Scholarships application is available online through the Foundation’s website. Only dependents of Memorial employees who will be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student at a college or university in the fall of 2023 are eligible to apply. We will award six $1,500 scholarships. Applications must be submitted online by April 28th at noon.
NEW ITEMS ADDED! You can also order Foundation t-shirts, umbrellas and more on our online store! 100% of proceeds from these items will benefit our fellow employees in need.
You can support the Foundation by supporting fundraising events that benefit us!
  • April 29th: Wiggin' Out for Cancer Ribbon Walk | 8am | Long Beach Town Green
  • July 22nd: Krewe of Neptune Line 1 Poker Run
  • July 29th: Carter's Champions Pink Boat Parade
  • September 30th: Carter's Champions Rock the Tata's Benefit Concert
  • October 21st: Carter's Champions Pink Dress Run
  • October 21st: Loch-Q-Sa BBQ Cookoff & Fundraiser
  • November 11th: Foundation Annual Fundraiser!
We manage 26 funds that provide financial support to Memorial Health System's patients and employees. What makes us unique is that 100% of donations to the Foundation directly benefit the fund of your choosing and stay in our community. We have several donor programs for our supporters to choose from and you get to pick the fund you would like your donation to benefit.
Roy Anderson III
Sandra Boddie
Nathan Boles, MD
John Carter
John Grady, MD
Stephanie Harkins
John “Shorty” Sneed
Clay Wagner
Rodger Wilder
Linda Zakkak
Aimee Robertson, Foundation President
Harrison Kajdan, Development Officer
Kathryn Moran, Marketing Officer
Beau Gex, Government Relations Officer
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