Area of Greatest Need
Donations to the area of greatest need are undesignated and applied where the funds will have the greatest impact on Southern Ohio Medical Center and our community. Undesignated funds are the backbone of the SOMC Development Foundation, allowing us to allocate the funds when and where they will have the greatest impact, responding to challenges and new opportunities as they arise. Donate online by clicking here.
Cancer Compassion Fund
With your generous gift to the Cancer Compassion Fund, you will be making a difference in the lives of financially challenged patients who are affected by cancer. They will be able to pay for their medications, purchase wigs, help with every day expenses or travel to much needed treatments. Donate online by clicking here.
Hospice Caritas Fund
The Hospice Caritas Fund makes a difference for end-of-life patients both in and out of the Hospice facility. Your assistance will help provide meals at holidays, the most kind-hearted end-of-life experience possible through our compassionate team of nurses, social workers, home health aides, chaplins and volunteers. Donate online by clicking here.
Heart & Vascular Fund
Your donation to the Heart & Vascular fund enables us to offer our heart patients a second chance at life through ensuring precise diagnosis, treatment and prevention of heart disease through the most advanced technology available. Gifts will also enable SOMC to offer support to those patients who experience financial difficulty in their time of need. Donate online by clicking here.
Community Health & Wellness Fund
The Community Health & Wellness fund is designed to offer support to projects that positively affect the health & wellness of those living and working in our community. Our goal is to help provide much needed resources that will promote healthy lifestyle choices through creating and supporting programs that encourage community health and wellness. Donate online by clicking here.
The Pediatric Fund enables much needed support to pediatric patients and their families. Your gift for the well-being of children will have a lasting impact on countless lives allowing us to continually meet the pediatric medical needs of our community. Donate online by clicking here.
Juvenile Diabetes/Type 1 Diabetes Fund
Managing diabetes at any age is difficult, but especially so when you are a child. Your donation to this fund provides education, special opportunities and assistance to those diagnosed with juvenile and Type 1 diabetes. Donate online by clicking here.
The Jim & Clara Donaldson Family Scholarship Fund
This unique fund was established by the Donaldson family as a way to give back to SOMC employees who provide quality health care daily to our community. Your donation to this fund provides scholarships to SOMC employees to further their education in the medical field. Donate online by clicking here.
The capital campaign dedicated to the expansion and renovation of the SOMC Inpatient Hospice Center. The project will add four new patient rooms, a new family gathering area and meditation room, restrooms, showers, and an upgraded kitchen as well as a complete remodeling of the existing facility. Your support helps provide a beautiful facility with appropriate equipment, staff and surroundings to patients and their families at a difficult time in their lives. Donate online by clicking here.