Ways to Give
All gifts, in all forms, are important and we thank you for choosing to support the Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation. There are many ways you can give to the medical center, including those listed below. If you would like more information about how you can help, please contact us and we will help you find the gift method that works best for you.
Cash, Checks and Credit Cards
Outright cash gifts by check or credit card are the easiest gifts to make, and there are a variety of methods:
- Online (credit card only)
- By mail (credit card only or check payable to MGMC Foundation):
1111 Duff Ave.
Ames, IA 50010
Download Pledge Form
- By telephone (credit card only):
Honorary and Memorial Gifts
Many of the gifts made to Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation are honorary and memorial gifts. You may chose to make a gift in memory of a loved one who received services from the medical center, or you may also make a gift in honor of someone who has made an impact on your life. These loving tributes provide lasting benefits to the communities served by Mary Greeley Medical Center.
Charitable Trusts, Bequests in your Will, and Other Planned Gifts
allows you to align your charitable giving with your overall financial and estate plans. Some common methods are including Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation in your will, naming the medical center as beneficiary on your life insurance policy, and setting up charitable trusts that benefit the medical center.
When you create an endowment, you are providing permanent support to Mary Greeley Medical Center. Your donation is invested into a fund and managed by the medical center, and each year a distribution is made from the endowment to support the program or area of your choice.
Community leaders have the opportunity to directly impact the health and lives of thousands of people each year through their participation in the Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation Sponsorship Program
Matching gifts from your employer could double or even triple your donation to Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation. Such programs typically match all or a percentage of employee charitable contributions. In most cases all you need to do is complete a form that is available through your employer and provide it to Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation with your contribution.