Foundation of Ministry Saint Clare's Hospital
Areas of Focus for the Foundation
Provides food, medication, clothing or transportation to patients in need upon discharge; assists with staff education programs; provides funds for medical research and essential hospital equipment
Nurturing Healthy Babies and Happy Families
Distributes infant CPR kits to newborn families upon discharge; provides breast pumps to new mothers who are experiencing difficulty with lactation; provides neonatal sleep sacks; offers annual bereavement program for parents who have lost a child; provides educational classes for newborn families
Through the Youth Apprentice Program, offers scholarships to local area low income students and/or high achieving students pursuing health care degrees; offers scholarships to Ministry Saint Clare's Hospital student volunteers
Victims of Abuse and Assault
Offers critical programs that support children and adult victims of abuse and sexual assault; trains emergency department nurses to treat victims of rape or abuse and to collect vital evidence that assists in criminal convictions; purchases crucial specialized forensic equipment.