When you give a gift to Sparrow, you're investing in local extraordinary care for your friends and neighbors


We are your community-owned, regional health-system dedicated to providing comprehensive resources close to home and when you need them the most. When you trust in Sparrow, you can be confident that you will have acccess to state-of-the-art technology and highly-skilled physicians, nurses, and other professionals with the expertise to take care of you and your loved ones right here in mid-Michigan.



Ways to give:


Your gift, at any level, makes a significant difference to the Patients in our community. Please consider one of the following charitable giving options:


Cash, Check, or Credit Card:

  • Annual or year-end gifts
  • Pledges
  • "In Memory of" gifts
  • "In Honor of" gifts
  • Employee Payroll Deductions

Gift of Assets: 

  • Stocks
  • Bonds
  • Property (real estate)


  • By donating a specific dollar amount or a percentage of your estate through a will or personal trust

IRAs and Insurance Policies:

  •  By designating Sparrow as the beneficiary of an IRA or insurance policy


  • Charitable Gift Annuities
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Charitable Lead Trusts
  • Life Insurance



Our Funds: 


We understand that your donated dollars represent sacrifice. You deserve to have them impact the areas you most believe in. We want you to feel good about giving, and even better when you see the results of your donations.


Annual Fund:

The mission of Sparrow is to improve the health of the people in our communities by providing quality, compassionate care to everyone, every time. Gifts to the Annual Fund have an impact in the following areas:

  • Equipment and Technology
  • Programs and Outreach
  • Facilities
  • Education

Annual Giving Clubs

Members of annual giving clubs are listed in our annual reports, receive special news and invitations, and more! When your cumulative giving reaches $10,000 or more, you will become a permanent member of the Sparrow Philanthropists LeagueTo join an annual giving club, please contact Cindy Watters at 517.364.3619 or by email at cynthia.watters@sparrow.org.


The Caring Club                  $100-$499

The Compassion Club        $500-$999 

The Innovation Club            $1,000+ 



One of the most popular funds that Caregivers like to support is the 'Care for the Caregivers' fund. This fund was created by Caregivers to provide support to our coworkers who have experienced a major loss, catastrophe, illness, or medical condition that adversely affects the well-being of the Caregiver, their significant other, and any dependents.




To view a full list of funds held at the Sparrow Foundation, please click here.





Remember, every donation, no matter the size, is important.

Please give now and make a difference today, or download a donation form and mail with your gift to:


Sparrow Foundation
1322 E. Michigan Avenue, Suite 204
Lansing, MI 48909



Please contact us at 517.364.3620 with any questions. Some commitments to the Sparrow Foundation can be fulfilled over time (up to five years).


*All donations to the Sparrow Foundation are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Your gift to any Sparrow Foundation Fund is a tax-deductible gift. Please consult your tax advisor for specific details.