Ways to Give

“Whatever you spend is gone. What you keep, someone else gets. What you give is yours forever.” Dr. Wil Rose

Each year, Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital (SMH) upgrades equipment due to wear and tear, technological improvements and new, innovative ways to diagnose, treat and care for patients.

We are committed to keeping pace with today’s technological advancements. We are committed to providing our patients with extraordinary health care services and we are committed to insuring continued excellence in health care for our community today and for generations to come.

At SMH our mission is to help our community improve its health and wellness. This means better access to information, education and training. It also means access to new equipment, new services and new ideas.

Thanks in part to your support, our vision for a healthy community gets closer every day. Remember, together we can make a difference.

Making A Gift ~ Ways To Give

Online Giving – Now Available!


Tribute Giving
A tribute gift can be made:

  • In memory of of a friend or loved one.
  • By honoring someone who has made a difference in your life.
  • To commemorate a birthday or anniversary.

When you donate a Tribute Gift, we’ll send a letter acknowledging the gift to whomever you wish. SMH is committed to raising, managing and distributing funds to help SMH achieve its mission of improving the health and well-being of the people and community it serves.

Thank You Gift / Grateful Families
No doubt you have received exceptional care from one or more of the staff at SMH. If you are looking for a way to honor them, a gift made in their name to the hospital would be a lovely way to show your appreciation.

Other Ways To Give
There many ways to bestow a gift to SMH, some of which include:

  • Make a pledge to be paid over a three to five year term
  • Planned giving gift
  • Gift of cash
  • Gift of securities
  • Gift of real estate
  • Gift of tangible personal property
  • Gift of life insurance
  • Gift through a bequest
  • Gift through Donor Advised Funds (DAF)
  • Gift through a charitable remainder trust (unitrust or annuity trust) with donors income interest retained for life.

Consult your financial adviser to discuss what would best for you.

Special Projects, Campaigns, Fundraisers

Your gift can be designated (restricted) by you for a specific use such as a donation to a certain department or special project the hospital is involved in – the new building project for example or even towards a new piece of medical equipment to be purchased.

Your gift can also be unrestricted allowing the hospital to direct your gift where it’s most needed.

For more information or if you have any questions, please contact:

Irma González-Hider

Fund Development Coordinator
Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital
(906) 341-3250

Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital is a 501 (c) (3) Charitable Services Organization – 74-2517055