Community Health Network Foundation
Did you know that more than 500 Community cancer patients in financial need benefited from the donor-funded Oncology Patient Assistance Fund last year? Until recently, this Fund focused on ensuring patients in need are able to put food on the table, gas in their car and life-saving prescriptions in their medicine cabinet. Now, the expanded Fund also will offer enhanced transportation options – from pick-up to drop-off – and short-term housing for long-term treatments. Your gift today will make a direct impact in the lives of men and women in a fight against cancer and help them focus on what's really important - fighting the strongest fight possible.
The Giving Gig 2019 raises more than $2.15 million for patient assistance
Thanks to the generosity of more than 1,000 donors across Central Indiana, our annual event The Giving Gig raised more than $2.15 million to support Community cancer patients in financial need. The evening of giving was celebrated with a performance by the first lady of country music Reba McEntire.
Since 1976, Community Health Network Foundation has worked to raise and steward financial support for Community Health Network, a non-profit health system providing a full continuum of care through more than 200 sites and hundreds of physicians throughout Central Indiana.
Our mission? To support Community Health Network’s commitment to improve the health of the communities we serve.
All operating expenses of the Foundation are covered by Community Health Network, while generous sponsors fund the overhead costs of our annual fundraising event The Giving Gig. Thanks to this support, 100 percent of all donations made to Community Health Network Foundation benefit patients and help to fulfill the mission of Community Health Network.
From behavioral health and cancer care to women’s, children’s and senior services, donors to the Foundation support programs that benefit a wide range of Community patients. For donors who commit to sharing a recurring monthly gift, we offer a partnership in our Mission Team. This team helps to provide the firm foundation to allow Community to continue to provide excellent healthcare for all and receives regular updates and invitations to special events throughout the year. Take the next step and join our Mission Team today.
Together we can build a stronger foundation for health
We invite you to join us in giving back to make our community a better place. Honor your caregivers by sharing about your experience or invest in programs offered solely because of generous donors like you. No gift is too small, and your support can help us help people of all ages. Together, we can help patients find healing and hope. Together, we can improve and save lives. Together, we can build a stronger foundation for health in Indiana.
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Your generosity makes a difference
The Annual Community Impact Report shows how the programs and services you support make a difference in people's lives and our community.
Community Health Network Foundation is governed by a board of directors composed of several Central Indiana corporate and civic leaders dedicated to improving the health of the communities we serve.
Dave Baldwin - Chair
Chief Financial Officer, MacAllister Machinery
Timothy Wright - Vice Chair
President, WTW, Inc.
Jan Keefer - Treasurer
Partner, Bingham Greenebaum Doll, LLC
Joan SerVaas - Secretary
Publisher and CEO of The Saturday Evening Post Society, the Children's Better Health Institute and Curtis Licensing
Managing Director, iLAB
Thomas Ferrara, MD
OB/GYN Physician, Community Health Network
CEO, KST Security
Director, American Senior Communities
Partner, Taft, Stettinius & Hollister, LLP
Executive Director, JP Morgan Private Bank
Regional Vice President, Wells Fargo
Mary Beth Oakes
CEO, Business Furniture/Choreo
Executive Director of Governmental Affairs, Krieg DeVault
Doris Anne Sadler
President and CEO, World Trade Center Indianapolis
Partner, Ice Miller, LLP
Chairman and CEO, Short Strategy Group, Inc
Senior Managing Director, Periculum Capital Company, LLC
Marina (Hadjioannou) Waters
Chief Operating Officer, LUNA Language Services
Ramarao Yeleti, MD
EVP, Chief Physician Executive, Community Physician Network
Meet the Community Health Network Foundation team. Please call 317-355-GIVE (4483) for questions about giving or our mission.
Executive Director of Operations
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Development Communications Coordinator
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Philanthropic Information Manager
Prospect Research Analyst
Grants and Compliance Administrator
Strategic Engagement Coordinator
Grant and Proposal Writer
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Community Health Network Foundation, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization with principal offices located at 7330 Shadeland Station, Suite 150, Indianapolis, IN 46256. Our tax ID number is 51-0181688.