All charitable gifts to support the programs of Saint Agnes Healthcare are received by the Saint Agnes Foundation. The Foundation’s purpose is to develop philanthropic resources that will provide present and future support for the mission of Saint Agnes Healthcare. Gifts to the Saint Agnes Foundation are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Your contribution will help Saint Agnes Healthcare serve our community by expanding health care services, assisting the poor, enhancing facilities and purchasing state-of-the-art equipment. Here are some ways you can make your gift:
Gifts of Cash
A cash gift is the simplest form of support for Saint Agnes Healthcare and can be put to use immediately. Cash gifts can be made by check, money order, bank draft, electronic fund transfer and credit card. To make a credit card gift, please click here.
Tribute Gifts – Gifts That Show You Care
Your gift in memory of a loved one is a lasting memorial. At a time of loss and sadness, it is a way for you to show love and respect, and to offer hope for the future. Your memorial gift to Saint Agnes is a meaningful remembrance. You can invite others to give by including these words in the obituary notice:
“In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Saint Agnes Foundation, 900 S. Caton Avenue, Mail Box 123 Baltimore, MD 21229.”
You can make a tribute gift to recognize a special occasion or accomplishment such as a birthday, marriage, graduation or recovery from illness. You may express your thoughtfulness at holiday time, a wedding anniversary or the birth of a child. These gifts may bestow an honor on a caring, compassionate physician or nurse, and employers may use them to recognize employees on special occasions.
Tribute Gift Acknowledgment
We will acknowledge each memorial or tribute gift with a letter sent to the person, or the family of the person in whose name the gift was given. Gift amounts remain confidential.
As the donor, you will receive a separate acknowledgment as all gifts Saint Agnes Foundation are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law.
Contributions of $5,000 or more enable Saint Agnes Healthcare to fund vital programs and assist in providing resources and equipment needed to ensure that Saint Agnes Healthcare remains a major force in high-quality health care delivery. Major gifts can be restricted to a facility or program of your choice and may offer named giving opportunities as well as other forms of recognition.
Your current employer or your spouse’s employer may offer a matching gift program that will match your donation to a charity 100 percent or more! Matching gifts are the perfect opportunity for you to increase the impact of your donation. See your employer’s Human Resources Department or contact the Saint Agnes Foundation for more information.
Planned Gifts / Estate Gifts
Many individuals wish to make significant gifts to Saint Agnes Foundation, but need to retain the earning power of their assets. There are a variety of planned giving vehicles that allow an individual, couple or family to receive income for life while making a major commitment to Saint Agnes Foundation. Planned gifts may significantly defer and/or reduce capital gains and estate tax. Contact Foundation staff at 667-234-3155.
Saint Agnes Foundation may be named as a beneficiary in your estate plans as a full or partial beneficiary. For many donors, gifts made through their wills are the best way to make substantial contributions to their favorite charities. With a bequest, you can make a gift upon your death while retaining your assets during your lifetime. This may help to eliminate or reduce the federal estate tax burden on your heirs.
If you would like to notify Saint Agnes Foundation of your intentions and to be recognized for your intended gift, please call the Foundation office at 667-234-3155.