Every year, Memorial Health System employees have the opportunity to make a difference in our organization through philanthropy during the MASH campaign. Whether big or small, the combined gifts have a great impact on Memorial’s employees and the people and communities we serve.
MASH 2016 Raises Nearly $282,000
Thanks to 887 employees, including 116 first-time donors, Memorial's annual employee giving campaign raised $281,760. All donations given to MASH stay within Memorial. This year, hundreds of employees restricted their donation to a specific department, unit, fund or affiliate. Here are the totals for some of the most popular restricted donations:
- Sharing Wishes Fund: $11,259
- Nursing Excellence Fund: $14,012
- Cancer Patient Assistance Fund: $16,265
- Memorial Behavioral Health: $16,510
- SystemCare: $17,101
- Other restricted funds: $75,998
More than $130,000 was left unrestricted and will be used in 2017 to fund grants awarded by the Foundation to support patient care, education and clinical research throughout Memorial Health System. The 2016 campaign, MASH Wars, started April 18 and ended May 15. Visit the Foundation's Facebook page to see pictures from our donor events.