Meritus Healthcare Foundation



Supporting Healthcare in our Community:

Meritus Health is committed to improving the health of our community.  As a nonprofit, community hospital and health system, we support our neighbors by ensuring they have access to high-quality healthcare.  Every year, Meritus proudly supports charity care and invests into our community.

The Meritus Healthcare Foundation, a private, nonprofit, tax-exempt organization raises money to support the patients, programs and services of Meritus Health.  We work with generous community members, community-centric organizations, and corporate partners to raise money for Meritus Health. 

Each year, we proudly help Meritus live its mission of Improving the Health of the Community.  Meritus never turns a patient away due to their ability to pay for care.  In 2023, Meritus provided $12,269,867 in Charity Care to our community members, and a total of $65,292,225 in Community Benefit.  This equates to $179,896,50 of Community Benefit is provided to our community each day, $7,454 each hour, $124.23 each minute and $2.07 per second. 

To learn more about the impact of the Meritus Healthcare Foundation, please read our most recent Annual Report. 

Meritus Healthcare Foundation

Ways to support healthcare in our community:

Corporate Giving: 

Does your organization want to make an impact on our community? By partnering with the Meritus Healthcare Foundation you are committing to supporting the health of our community and ensuring the health needs of future generations will be supported locally.  Learn more. 

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Personal Giving:

The Meritus Healthcare Foundation accepts gifts at all levels, and gifts of any size make a difference in our community! Learn more. 

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The Meritus Healthcare Foundation hosts three signature fundraising events annually: Chambray & Champagne, the Meritus Open and the Crystal Ball, in addition to other events and fundraisers throughout the year. Members of our community are encouraged to participate in these fundraising events by purchasing tickets or sponsorships.  All of the monies from these events directly support the mission and vision of Meritus Health.

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Contact Information

For more information on the Meritus Healthcare Foundation, how to become a donor or our events, please call 301-790-8631 or email Foundation@MeritusHealth.com.

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