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Gila Regional Medical Center

1313 E 32nd Street
Silver City, New Mexico 88061

Phone: (575) 538-4000
Fax (575) 538-9714

Ways of Giving

A Gift to GRMC Foundation is a gift of health and compassion.
Donors may select from a wide variety of tax-deductible contributions to Gila Regional Medical Center. Please select the option that works best for you.

    The Wish List:

    The Foundation's Wish List benefits the Hospital in a variety of ways. Funds can be used to pay for equipment for the hospital, trainings for caregivers, supplies for patients and much more. Some items, such as educational software, help keep our staff well-trained. Other items, like the bariatric gurney for the Emergency Department and the Nonin Onyx Pulse Oximeter for the Cancer Center, help us achieve our mission of providing patient-centered care.

    Fundraiser: The Gila Classic Golf Tournament read more

    Guardian Angel Program (GAP):

    You can become a guardian angel by donating to this program.

    The monies donated go to buy $25 and $50 gift cards to help Gila Regional Cancer Center patients and their families pay for basic needs - be it prescriptions or food.

    "We didn't budget for cancer, it just happened. This gift card helped us buy the gas it took to make the treatments. Thank you."

    Home Health/Hospice:

    Gifts given in memory of your loved ones can be designated to help provide education for palliative care nurses and to aid in a program that provides end-of-life care. Our care goal is to ensure that at the end of life, people can maintain their dignity and self respect, live their final days pain-free, and receive high quality hospice services. Your donation can help us to continue to achieve this goal.

    Fundraiser: Light Up a Life read more

    Memorial & Honor Gifts

    A memorial gift made to Gila Regional is a testimonial to the meaningfulness of a life that has passed on.

    An honor gift is a loving way to remember someone still living or a special occasion.

    A recognition of donation card can be sent to the family memorialized or the person honored.

    Education Scholarships:

    Financial Assistance is available through the GRMC Foundation. The purpose of these scholarships is to encourage and assist individuals with entry into Health Care Professions.

    Please note that the number of scholarships available and the amount will be determined on an annual basis contingent upon available funds.

    • The Mann Scholarship –The Mann Endowment is intended for students pursuing a career in the health care field. It was established in the memory of Dr. Arthur H. Mann. Applicants must be accepted into a health sciences program. Preference is given to residents of the Four County area and to GRMC employees/families. Details and applications are available by contacting Human Resources Office at (575) 538-4076.
    • Betty Starlipper Memorial Scholarship –This endowment is in memory of Betty J. Starlipper, a long-time GRMC Auxiliary volunteer. It is intended for students pursuing a Nursing Education, either at the entry level of RN, or for advanced training for persons who are already RN's. Preference is given to residents of the Four County area and to GRMC employees/families who intend to work at GRMC after graduation. Details and applications are available by contacting Human Resources Office at (575) 538-4076.

    • Polly Pine Memorial Scholarship –The GRMC Foundation has established two scholarships in memory of Polly Pine, who served as GRMC CEO 1998 - 2000. One scholarship is designed to assist those individuals who are entering into or who are completing an RN program. The second scholarship is designed to assist those individuals enrolled in a health care field, administratively or professionally. Preference is given to residents of the Four County area and to GRMC employees/families who intend to work at GRMC after graduation. Details and applications are available by contacting Human Resources Office at (575) 538-4076

    • Nancy Jay Stevens Memorial Scholarship – This scholarship is designed to assist our community's youth who intend to follow a career path in the field of health care, administratively or professionally. The scholarship supports students who have demonstrated philanthropic leadership, promoting healthy living within the community and/or in a school environment, through volunteer work and/or involvement in student leadership activities. Preference will be given to students of the four-county areas (Grant, Luna, Hidalgo and Catron). Details and applications are available by contacting Human Resources Office at (575) 538-4076.

    How to Donate Through the Mail

    To mail your gift, please complete our gift form and mail it, along with your check and information, to:

    Gila Regional Medical Center Foundation
    1313 E. 32nd Street
    Silver City, New Mexico 88061

    Please make your check payable toGRMC Foundation. All gifts will be promptly acknowledged.

    When you give to GRMC Foundation, you join a community of supporters who believe in strong, local healthcare.
    For more information contact the Foundation at 575/538-4870.

    The GRMC Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible.

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    Baby-Friendly Health Initiative

    A Baby-Friendly(TM) Hospital does all it can to help you:

    -- to start and keep on breastfeeding your baby

    -- to safely make and feed your baby formula, if you cannot breastfeed

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