As a Sparrow Caregiver, you dedicate your time and talents to make a difference in the lives of our patients each and every day. The work you perform inspires grateful individuals and families to give back, in appreciation for your extraordinary care. Your personal giving shows a commitment and dedication to the community. Understanding this, the Sparrow Foundation’s Family Campaign provides an opportunity for Caregivers to invest in the programs, technology, and facilities that support Patient care.

 

Caregiver donations provide value to Sparrow in many ways:   

  • Dollar for dollar, your gift benefits the hospital, our Patients, and our Caregivers.
  • You are making even more of a difference in the lives of others.
  • You can trust your donation is managed wisely and responsibly.
  • You demonstrate that those who know best, our own Caregivers, believe our Patients benefit from community philanthropic support.

Before choosing your donation option, we encourage you to review the current list of Foundation funds. This information will help you decide how you would like your gift used. There are many ways you can give back and several areas throughout the hospital you can give back to. Did you know that you can even give back to help support your fellow Caregivers in their time of need?

 

Care for the Caregivers

As Caregivers, we too are sometime's the patient or the one who needs support. Imagine you have been affected by a seious illness, natural disaster, house fire or even a disabling accident - the Sparrow Care for the Caregivers committee and fund are here for you in your time of need. Donations and gifts that are given, help support Sparrow Caregivers who have experienced a catostropic need.When you give a gift to the Care for the Caregivers fund, you have the comfort of knowing that 100% of your gift will benefit and support those who you work alongside every day. 

 

Different ways you can help support your co-workers:

  • Give a gift of cash or stock.
  • Give a gift of PTO/ETO or vacation time.
  • Give a gift through payroll deduction.

Ways to give back to your favorite fund:

Payroll DeductionOne time gifts only or recurring gifts, with choices of one or multiple designations

Credit CardOne time only, one designation only

Credit CardRecurring gift and/or multiple designation options

Donation FormFill in and return to the Foundation via interoffice or postal mail. Or, drop it off at the Foundation; we enjoy meeting our colleagues!  

 

Thank you for your consideration, and for the many ways you support our community. Regardless of your donation amount or designation, the Foundation’s goal is to ensure any gift you make fulfills your personal goals for Sparrow. Please call us at  517.364.3620 or email foundation@sparrow.org if you have questions or would like to discuss giving options.