Providence Hood River Memorial Foundation

For more information, contact Brandi Sheppard, 541-387-6242.

To make a gift, you may print out a pledge form or make your gift online.

Area of Greatest Need 

Unrestricted funds for community benefit

Cardiac Rehab

Support for patients participating in rehab designed to help them recover from or prevent heart disease

Community Outreach

Funding for programs supporting healthier communities across the Gorge Service Area


Assistance for kidney dialysis patients through insurance and access to support groups and education

Helping Hand Fund (formerly Chaplain’s Fund)

Employee emergency assistance

Hospice Children’s Grief

Support for children, ages 5 to 18, who have experienced the loss of a loved one

Infusion Patient

Education and other assistance for infusion patients

Don Benton Cancer Support Services Fund

To provide services focusing on emotional well-being through support groups and other complementary services.

Providence Community Caregivers

Support for Faith in Action volunteer caregivers program

Family Practice Residency Program 

Support for the Providence Hood River Family Residency program

Play Smart™ Youth Cardiac Screening

Support for free youth heart screenings in our community.

Talk Tough Nurses 

Support for emergency department/trauma nurses to present safety programs to community children