Donor Recognition Programs

Acknowledging your continued support

Stamford Hospital Foundation values your partnership and welcomes the opportunity to recognize your philanthropic support and interests. All donors are acknowledged as Friends of Stamford Hospital and receive an acknowledgement letter in appreciation of their gift. 

Healing. Reimagined. The Cornerstone Society

As an enduring tribute to the generosity of donors who contribute $1,000,000 or more to Healing. Reimagined. – The Campaign for Stamford Hospital, we have created the Cornerstone Society. The names of its members will be displayed gratefully and prominently on an iconic stone pillar — visible to everyone entering the soaring concourse of our new hospital.

In appreciation, Stamford Hospital not only presents Cornerstone Society member names forever in stone, we also confer on these irreplaceable donors — and their families — lifetime membership in the President's Circle of the Stamford Hospital Foundation.

Additional benefits include:

  • Premier naming opportunity in the new Hospital
  • Invitation to a special Cornerstone Society event
  • Inclusion in all Stamford Hospital Foundation events

If you would like more information about The Cornerstone Society please contact us at 203-276-5900.

New Hospital Recognition Opportunities

With your gift to Healing Reimagined – The Campaign for Stamford Hospital you will become a partner in transforming healthcare for the people of Lower Fairfield County. Gifts to this project are coming in all shapes and sizes, but generally in the form of five-year pledge commitments. All gifts and pledges to the campaign will be recognized in a meaningful way, commensurate with the level of gift or pledge.

Below are some examples of benefits of giving to Healing Reimagined – The Campaign for Stamford Hospital.

$100,000 and above

  • 10-year President’s Circle Membership for donors
  • Name displayed on the campaign donor wall in the new hospital Inclusion in all Stamford Hospital Foundation events
  • Major naming opportunity in the new Hospital

$50,000

  • 5-year President’s Circle Membership for donors
  • Name displayed on the campaign donor wall in the new hospital Inclusion in all Stamford Hospital Foundation events
  • Naming opportunity in the new Hospital

$25,000 

  • Name displayed on the campaign donor wall in the new hospital
  • Inclusion in all Stamford Hospital Foundation events
  • Patient room plaque

If you would like to learn more about the opportunities available please please contact us at 203-276-5900.

President's Circle

President's Circle is a donor recognition program created to assist members with services at Stamford Hospital. The program is a way to honor donors who make annual contributions of $10,000 or more.

Lifetime membership in the President’s Circle can be achieved through a one-time gift or cumulative giving of $1 million or more. This program not only recognizes leadership donors, but also enables us to create a world-class hospital by funding major initiatives.

Please consider making a leadership gift today and becoming part of this exceptional program. For more information and program benefits, please please contact us at 203-276-5900.

The Clason Guild

The Clason Guild was established in 1992 and bestows recognition to those contributors who choose to include our hospital in their estate planning. These individuals are recognized for their philanthropic caring with lifetime membership in The Clason Guild. Through their estate gifts, they help ensure the well-being of the community and underscore a commitment to the future and mission of Stamford Health.

The Guild is named for Judge John Clason who made a significant gift in 1892 to create Stamford Hospital.  Judge Clason's request was ". . . that it provide the best possible treatment to all patients of the community regardless of race, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex or religion."

You are eligible to become a lifetime member of The Clason Guild by naming Stamford Hospital Foundation as a charitable beneficiary of:

  • A bequest in your will
  • A trust arrangement
  • The establishment of a charitable gift annuity
  • An insurance policy
  • A gift of personal property

Benefits of membership include:

  • Recognition on The Clason Guild plaque in the lobby of Stamford Hospital
  • Invitations to Stamford Hospital Foundation events including the annual Leadership Dinner
  • Estate planning newsletters and seminars

In recognition of your commitment, your name will be included in published listings of The Clason Guild or you may choose to remain anonymous.

If you would like more information about how you can become a member of The Clason Guild in a manner that benefits you, your heirs and the community please contact Stephanie McLaughlin at 203-276-2533 or email smclaughlin@stamhealth.org.

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