Gifts to the Sparrow Foundation are an investment in the health of our community. From diagnosis to treatment and beyond, the men, women and children that come to us for care each day are benefiting from your generosity. With your support, Sparrow is able to invest in the programs, facilities, technology and people that strengthen the delivery of extraordinary care for everyone, every time.

Below is a summary of gifts reinvested in Sparrow through the Sparrow Foundation in 2011; these donor designated dollars are making a difference across the health system. From state of the science equipment to expanded patient resources, the impact of philanthropic support is critical to the care of our region. For more information on the funding below, or details on the grants that have been made to your specific area of interest, please contact us at Foundation@Sparrow.org or call 517-364-5680. There is much to be proud of, but still the needs are great. With your help, we can do even more for our patients, our community, and each other.

2011 Grant Disbursements Summary By Category

Services

Hospice

$200,376

Pediatrics

$9,775

Other

$23,730

Total

$233,881


Equipment

Cardiac Services

$164,265

Pediatrics

$123,843

Emergency & Trauma Services

$175,149

Laboratory Services

$100,000

Other

$74,399

Total

$637,656


Education

Physician & Residency Education

$31,857

Nursing and Support Staff

$94,786

Patient and Community

$262,512

Total

$389,155


Affiliate Support

$7,325

Construction and Renovation

$74,730

Total All Funds

$1,342,747