Mid-Columbia Health Foundation
Sponsored by Mid-Columbia Medical Center
1700 E 19th St.
The Dalles, OR 97058
Building a Healthy Community!
MISSION & VISION
Established in 1983, our mission is to work together with and provide ﬁnancial support to Mid-Columbia Medical Center in order to provide access to quality healthcare for our community. Raising money through donations in memory of loved ones, gift s from grateful patients and their families, MCMC’s employee giving campaign, special appeals, grants, events and interest earned on investments we fund projects and programs that encourage and promote health in the communities we serve.
– PROGRAM OVERVIEW –
The Mid-Columbia Health Foundation has a long history of helping improve access to quality healthcare, supporting programs that promote health and helping patients when finances are a barrier to receiving care. All donations to the Mid-Columbia Health Foundation are used to benefit patients and communities throughout the gorge. Money raised can benefit a variety of causes including help for patients at Celilo Cancer Center, scholarships for local nursing students and new state-of-the-art medical equipment for Mid-Columbia Medical Center. Other examples of initiatives we support include: • training for medical professionals of all levels
• grants to local nonprofits working to improve community health
• books for children to take home from Well Child check ups
• scholarships for local high school graduates • patients attending either Cardiac Rehab or Pulmonary rehab who need financial help • supplies for patients with diabetes