How You Can Help

Every dollar counts, and we are honored to receive your charitable contributions. There are tax advantages to donating to the Hilo Medical Center Foundation – all donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

There are many ways for you to show your support of the Hilo Medical Center Foundation:

 

Write a Check or Use Your Credit Card

A quick and easy way to donate.

Donate a Memorial or Honorary Gift

Looking for a unique way to honor a family member, friend or colleague? A gift to the Hilo Medical Center Foundation can be a living tribute on a birthday, anniversary or other special occasion. We can make your holiday giving easy and memorable, whether the gift is for business contacts or friends and family. Remembering a loved one with a memorial gift to the Hilo Medical Center Foundation is an enduring tribute. We will mail a notification letter to the person of your choice if you wish to supply us with their name and mailing address; the amount of your gift will be kept confidential.

Leave a Will or Bequest

Bequests are the simplest and most common form of gift planning. Donors should consult with their legal advisor for assistance.

Establish a Charitable Endowment Fund

An Endowment Fund with the Hilo Medical Center Foundation is a fitting way to honor a loved one and create an enduring legacy that will be remembered for generations.

Give Real Estate

If you own a home or other property you may consider donating the real estate to the Hilo Medical Center Foundation.

Donate a Life Insurance Policy, IRA or Pension Plan

An easy way to make a charitable contribution is to give a life insurance policy to the Foundation. You may also name the Hilo Medical Center Foundation as the beneficiary of a life insurance policy, individual retirement account or pension plan.

Participate in a Corporate-Matching Gift Program

Employer matching gift programs are an excellent way to double your contribution to the Foundation.

Stock Donations

The Foundation is now able to accept donations of stocks.

Please contact the Foundation for assistance, we are happy to help!

Donate your HI 5 Recyclables

Donate your HI5 recyclables at any of the Business Services Hawaii locations and tell them you would like the donation to go to Hilo Medical Center Foundation!

The Hilo Medical Center Foundation is a private, non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization.