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See How Your Donations Help

Inspire Hope, Healing and Possibility

With support from generous people like you, the AdventHealth Foundation Central Florida, formerly Florida Hospital Foundation, provides hope, healing and possibility to patients, families and providers. Generosity has been part of our legacy since we were founded in 1908. Donors throughout our community have helped to shape the health care in Central Florida and advanced the care available to millions of people across the globe.

Putting Your Generosity to Work

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Your Impact on Cancer Care

"I lost my father, Jack, to esophageal cancer. I choose to give to AdventHealth Cancer Institute so that someone else’s loved one can one day have a better outcome." — Pam Sain

Patient Assistance

More than 3,000 patients receive financial assistance annually to help meet their needs during cancer treatment.

Mammograms and Diagnostic Tests

In 2017, over 2,660 women received scholarships for screening mammograms and further diagnostic testing to detect breast cancer.

Life-Saving Research

Clinical and translational research bring the most advanced therapies to the war on cancer.

Your Impact on Heart and Valve Care

"I’m awed by the compassion and excellence of AdventHealth Cardiovascular Institute physicians. I give to support their life-saving work in honor of my father." — David Calcanis

Uninsured Care

The Trina Hidalgo Heart Care Center provide free, compassionate care at almost 3,500 visits by uninsured and underserved patients.

State-of-the-Art Technology

To date, over 700 patients have benefited from our TAVR (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement program, an innovative procedure for patients too ill to undergo traditional open-heart surgery.

Innovative Research

Ray Safe research studies how to reduce radiation exposure to patients and physicians in the Catheterization and Electrophysiology labs. This will impact over 2,000 patients and over 75 clinicians.

Your Impact on Children’s Care

"We believe in supporting the health of children in Orlando. That’s why giving to AdventHealth for Children is a no-brainer." — The Haleski Foundation and the Orlando Solar Bears

Pediatric Cancer Care

Our community gave more than $2,000,000 at Golden Gala in 2017 to expand the Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Unit and care for even more children battling cancer.

Child Life

This program, which is almost fully-funded by our community, allows specialists work with each family individually to ensure each child’s developmental, emotional and psychosocial needs are met during his or her stay.

Patient Assistance

In 2017, more than $97,000 in financial assistance was been given to assist patients, bringing hope and healing to our littlest patients.

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Spirit of Giving

Our Spirit of Giving newsletter is an annual report on the power and impact of generosity in our community. Read more to see how you can help change lives in Central Florida and beyond.

Thank You to Our Donors

The donors recognized here have blessed us with outstanding generosity. On behalf of those who've benefited, and those who turn to us for compassionate care each day, we thank them.

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Legacy Patrons

These donors have a lifetime of giving totaling more than $5 million. They’re recognized as Legacy Patrons here and in the lobby of our AdventHealth Orlando campus.

William T.* and Aura W.* Bland
Walt Disney World Company
The Alan Ginsburg Family Foundation
Anthony and Sonja Nicholson
Winter Park Health Foundation



These donors have a lifetime of giving above $1 million. They’re recognized as Philanthropists here and in the lobby of our Orlando campus.

AGFA Healthcare
The Martin Andersen - Gracia
Andersen Foundation, Inc.
Automotive Services Network, Inc./The Juliette Holler family
Bank of America
The Dale E. and Cheryl E. Bartch
Charitable Foundation Inc.
Joyce M. Bates
Brasfield & Gorrie, LLC
Edyth Bush Charitable Foundation
Estate of Louisa B. Bussing
The Chatlos Foundation, Inc.
Crothall Healthcare
Dr. and Mrs. Des D. Cummings, Jr.
John and Eleanor Davis
William C. Demetree, Jr. Foundation Inc.
Wayne Densch Charities Inc.
Dr. Phillips Charities
Ingeborg Ellzey
Florida Emergency Physicians Group
Fowler Groves, LLC/The Bekemeyer family
Eunice Fuller Family Foundation
Elizabeth Morse Genius Foundation, Inc.
Chick and Lisa Gregg
Dr. and Mrs. Ben and Margaret Guedes
Trina Hidalgo
William* and Jean* Iles
JLR Medical Group
Beat and Jill Kahli/Avalon Park
Group Management
Kids Beating Cancer Inc.
Media Networks International
Osteopathic Foundation of East Orlando
Mildred Overstreet Trust
Dr. Jogi and Dr. Annapurna Pattisapu
Runway to Hope and the Nejame family
Stryker Endoscopy
Jack and Mary Lee Sturno
Suntrust Bank of Central Florida, N.A.
Sam* and Marlys Swope
Frank and Diane Torchia
Richard* and Lucille* Verdu
Al and Brea Weiss
Peter and Linnae Williams



These donors have a lifetime of giving from $500,000 to $1 million. They’re recognized as Humanitarians here and in the lobby of our AdventHealth Orlando campus.

Homer Allen
Darrell Armstrong Foundation for Premature Babies, Inc.
The Batchelor Foundation Inc.
Beverly B. Cannon*
Carsue Distribution
Central Florida Foundation
The Richard and Helen Devos Foundation
Diamond Resorts International
Afsoon Elmore, DDS
The Galloway Foundation
Glaxo Wellcome Inc.
Lars and Julie Houmann
Hunton Brady Architects, Pa
The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Inc.
Annie Dempster Kyle Estate
Harriett Lake
Susan B. Levy Trust
Walter J.* and Augusta S.* Levy
Irene E. Manning*
Joseph Markoly*
Richard B. Meyers
Nusi Nutrition Science Initiative
Orlando Magic Youth Foundation
Orosz Family Foundation
The Thomas and Selby Prince family
Alexis and James H. Pugh Jr.
Radiology Specialists of Florida
Leo and Shirley* Reuter
Robins & Morton Group
Dr.* and Mrs.* Paul Sherman
William and Marla Silliman
Sprint-Florida Inc.
Eva Striplin*
Valencia College
Allen Wooldridge Jr.
Karen L. Wrenn Trust



These donors have a lifetime of giving from $250,000 to $500,000. They’re recognized as Visionaries here and in the lobby of our AdventHealth Orlando campus.

Accredited Surety & Casualty Co. Inc./The Jallad And Snow families
The Rita and Jeffrey Adler Foundation
Amistad International
AT&T Business Systems Inc.
Baldwin-Fairchild Cemeteries & Funeral Homes
Michael and Joan Benedetto
Dr. Willard H. Boardman
Bright House Networks
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Colin Burgess*
Robert and Helen Cairns
Celebration Seventh-Day
Adventist Church
Central Florida Pathology Associates, P.A.
Cerner Corporation
Charity Challenge, Inc.
Kenneth H. Cisney and Thelma F. Cisney Memorial Fund
Stephen Cloobeck, Sr.
David and Gena Collis
The Community Foundation, Inc.- Jacksonville
Derek and Nalani Cummings
Earl Davenport
Joseph T. Davey Jr. Trust
Daniel And Jackie Devine
Vivian Esch*
The Finfrock Family of Companies
First Union National Bank/Wachovia
Kevin and Kristine Gowen
The William Randolph Hearst Foundations
Heart of Florida United Way Inc.
Philip Hertz*
Johnny Holloway
Gerald B. and Stella Hubbell
Johnny Jallad
W. K. Kellogg Foundation
Dr. Jules Klein*
The Kresge Foundation
Lucy Harvey Little*
Robert* and Midge Lloyd
Robert and Julie Mandell
Gerard* and Lisa Mastrianni
The Meffe family
Merrill Lynch
Elinor & T.W. Miller Jr. Foundation, Inc.
Herman And Quilvie Mills
Thomas P. And Jeanne L. Moran Foundation
Jack* and June Nelson/Nelson
Investment Planning Services
North American Division Of Seventh-Day Adventists
The Orlando Solar Bears And The Haleski Foundation
The Pepsi Bottling Group, Inc.
Roche Laboratories, Inc.
Seaworld Orlando And Discovery Cove Orlando
Alfonso Serrato
Siemens AG
Siemens Energy Inc.
Jan And Daisy Staniszkis
William A. Steele, MD; The Steele and Widmer families
Dolores Stephens
Dr. And Mrs. Louis Stern
Joseph Sumara*
Track Shack of Orlando
Triad Isotopes
The Vander Weide Family Foundation
H. J. “Butch” and Karen Von Weller and family
Leonard and Marjorie* Williams
Dr. Thomas F. Winters and
Dr. Rebecca L. Moroose
Ziegler Capital Markets


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