Northfield Hospital Foundation | Northfield Hospital & Clinics

Northfield Hospital Foundation

Committed to the Communities We Serve

We are committed to providing necessary, high-quality care to everyone who relies on our hospital and clinics.

Ensuring a Healthier Future For All - Northfield Hospital Foundation

When you contribute to Northfield Hospital Foundation, you strengthen your community and improve health care for you, your family, friends and neighbors.

As an independent, non-profit health care organization, your tax-deductible gift – of any size – helps us to care for our patients, purchase leading-edge technology, and continue to provide exceptional healthcare for generations to come.

Your tax-deductible gift will advance our mission in the areas of greatest need. If you have a restricted need, please call 507-646-1036.

    Donation Options

    Matching Gifts - If you wish to make an employer matching gift, please call 507-646-1036. 

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How can I donate?

    1. You can give online now by credit or debit card or bank account through NH+C's secure online giving website.
    2. You can donate by paper check. Please include your name, address and phone number so we can send you a tax receipt and acknowledgement that it was received. If your donation is in honor or memory of someone, please include that person's name. Please make your check to Northfield Hospital Foundation and mail to: Northfield Hospital Foundation, 2000 North Avenue, Northfield, MN 55057
    3. For other types of donations, please call 507-646-1036 or email nfhfoundation@northfieldhospital.org.

    We appreciate the generosity of our donors who help us to deliver a healthier future for all.

    Can my employer make a matching gift?

    Many employers have matching gift programs through which your generosity to Northfield Hospital Foundation can be multiplied. As a nonprofit organization, Northfield Hospital Foundation is eligible to receive matching gifts. If you wish to make a matching gift, please check with your organization to find out the requirments, and then call 507-646-1036 or email nfhfoundation@northfieldhospital.org. Please be sure to notify us of an incoming gift so we can make sure it is received. 

    What kinds of donations are accepted?

    We are grateful for all donations! We will work with individuals and/or their attorneys or estate planners to accept gifts in a manner that meets the needs of the donor.

    • Gifts of cash (most flexible)
    • Gifts of stock or other investments
    • Gifts of real estate

      What won’t we take?

      • Medical equipment/supplies
      • Furniture
      • Art
      • Collectibles (ie, coins, books)

      Who can I call with questions about my donation?

      Please call 507-646-1036 or email nfhfoundation@northfieldhospital.org with any questions you have. We will be happy to answer them. 

      How are gifts used?

      Your gift will advance our mission in the areas of greatest need. Foundation gifts are used to grow and enhance the capabilities of Northfield Hospital, such as:

      • Purchase new technology
      • Staff training
      • Buying special medical equipment
      • New building projects

      How do I make my gift in honor or memory of someone?

      Any gift can be made in memory or in honor of a special person. When making your gift, please indicate the name of the person you wish to honor. If you wish to have a card sent to the someone to let them know of your donation, please provide a mailing address in the Special Instructions box on the online donation form, or if mailing your contribution, in a short note or in the memo portion of a check addressed to Northfield Hospital Foundation. You can also call 507-646-1036 with this information.

      How can I honor an NH+C employee?

      Have you been touched by the care provided by NH+C employee? Maybe it was a kind word, a gentle smile, a warm blanket, or someone who listened to you during an anxious time. If someone on our team provided you or a loved one with that ‘extra touch’ and you would like to acknowledge them, you can honor that person by making a donation in his or her name.

      A personal ‘thank you’ from a patient is more precious to nurses, doctors, housekeepers and other caregivers than any other honor. When you make a donation in honor of a NH+C team member, he or she will receive a card informing him or her of your thoughtful gift along with your personal note.

      Please make note of the employee’s name and any other comments you wish to make, in the Special Instrutions box or if mailing your contribution, in a short note or in the memo portion of a check addressed to Northfield Hospital Foundation.

      Can I include Northfield Hospital in my long-term estate or financial plans?

      Northfield Hospital Foundation welcomes gifts through your long-term estate or financial plans. Please contact us at 507-646-1416 or email edins@northfieldhospital.org. We will work with individuals and/or their attorneys or estate planners to accept gifts in a manner that meets your needs.

      Can I include information on memorial gifts to Northfield Hospital Foundation in an obituary?

      Yes. We can help you include memorial gift information in obituaries. Sample sentences include:

      The family requests that memorial gifts be designated for the Northfield Hospital Foundation. Memorials can be made online at www.northfieldhospital/foundation or mailed to Northfield Hospital Foundation, 2000 North Avenue, Northfield, MN 55057.

      Is my gift tax-deductible?

      Northfield Hospital is a non-profit hospital and contributions are tax-deductible. If you donate online, you will receive an email with your donation information attached. If you donate by mail, you will receive a receipt in the mail. You will also recieve a year-end tax receipt for all of your donations during the year. 

      Are Foundation funds used for every day expenses?

      Your tax-deductible gift goes to the work of Northfield Hospital Foundation. Foundation gifts are not used for routine business operations of Northfield Hospital + Clinics.

      What will appear on my credit card or bank statement?

      You may see Northfield Hospital Foundation, Bloomerang, Stripe  Kindful. Bloomerang/Stripe/Kindful is the company we use to manage the Foundation. 

      Who is Bloomerang, Stripe or Kindful?

      Bloomerang/Stripe/Kindful is the company we use to manage the Foundation. You may see this name on your credit card or bank statement.

      I am an NH+C employee. How can I change or stop my payroll deduction?

      To change or stop your payroll deduction, please email Bev Chard at chardb@northfieldhospital.org or call x 1014.