Ways to Give

Thank you for considering making a gift to the Froedtert Hospital Foundation.  There are many ways to give to Froedtert including: 

Cash Gifts

Cash gifts can be currency, checks, money orders or credit cards (we accept VISA, MasterCard and American Express). To make a cash gift, print and complete the giving form and send it to: Froedtert Hospital Foundation, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226-3596. Please make checks payable to: Froedtert Hospital Foundation.  We will provide a letter for your record keeping and tax files.

Online Giving

Online giving offers a fast and simple donation process.  Click on the "Donate Now" button on this page to make a secure online donation. There you can submit your donation, make honorary or memorial gifts, and sign up for a free account enabling you to easily make future donations.

Matching Gifts

Many employers match the donations of their employees, increasing the impact of your gift.  Contact your Human Resources office for more information about matching gift opportunities.

Stocks and Bonds

Assets like stocks and bonds make excellent gifts to our Foundation, especially if they have increased in value.  Many people contribute these appreciated assets rather than cash because they receive the same tax deductions while avoiding capital gains and transfer fees.

Planned/Estate Giving

During tough economic times, many people find a planned gift is the best way for them to make a charitable contribution. 

Your gift can be in the form of a bequest in your will or living trust. You might also consider Froedtert as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy, retirement plan or financial account. Life-income gifts such as a charitable gift annuity or trust can also provide you with immediate tax savings and annual income.

For more information about planned giving, or to receive our financial planning newsletter, visit our Gift/Estate Planning pages.  Here you can discover all the tax and income benefits of planned gifts. If you are wondering how a planned gift might work for you, you can refer to our gift calculator, Build Your Gift.

To discuss your planned giving options, contact the Froedtert Hospital Foundation at 414-805-2699.

Tribute Gifts

A gift to the Froedtert Hospital Foundation is an ideal way to remember a loved one or pay tribute to a caregiver or another special person in your life.  Any gift to Froedtert can be made in honor of or in memory of the person of your choice.  Simply designate the gift as a tribute gift on the online or printed form that you'll fill out with your gift.


The Foundation is unable to accept gifts of medical equipment such as wheelchairs, walkers, dialysis machines, IV pumps, insulin pumps, etc.   

We are thankful that you have thought of us but instead ask you to consider donating your items to other organizations in our community that will be able to put your donations to better use.  We suggest that you contact your local church, community clinic or homeless shelter.  

Community Sponsored Events

Community Sponsored Events are special fundraisers held on behalf of the Froedtert Hospital Foundation.  These events, planned by groups throughout the community, are an important source of funds for Froedtert Hospital Foundation. 

We are always grateful for the generous support of our friends in the community who share our commitment to exceptional patient care and research and welcome your participation.

If you'd like to hold a fundraiser to benefit Froedtert Hospital, please contact Froedtert Hospital Foundation at 414-805-2699 for more information. 

Whatever your choice, Froedtert Hospital Foundation staff can help you give in the way most meaningful to you.  Please contact us at 414-805-2699 for more information.


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