Ways to Give
Every day we treat hundreds of patients who rely on The Miriam Hospital for the very best care available. And every day, we rely on support from caring people like you to help ensure our vital work continues. Philanthropy is the cornerstone of everything we do. Each gift, no matter the size, makes an enormous difference and is an investment in the future of compassionate care, research, and medical education for our community. Please join us!
The Miriam Hospital Fund for a New Generation
All unrestricted gifts to The Miriam Hospital Foundation support The Miriam Hospital Fund for a New Generation. This fund provides vital resources to support areas with the greatest funding needs, including patient care services, educational programs, and innovative research projects.
You can make a gift online by visiting our secure online donation page.
Give by Mail or Phone
Please send your check to the following address, along with a note explaining what the gift is for:
The Miriam Hospital Foundation
PO Box H
Providence, RI 02901
To speak with a development officer about making a gift, please call 401-793-2004.
More Ways to Give
The Miriam People Society
The Miriam People Society celebrates donors who give a cumulative annual gift of $1000 or more between October 1 and September 30. It also celebrates The Miriam Founders whose cumulative giving over a lifetime is $25,000 or more. Miriam People Society members are honored each year at The Miriam People Dinner. Please call 401-793-2004 for more information.
Gifts of Gratitude: Saying Thanks to Our Caring Professionals
The Grateful Patient Program at The Miriam Hospital provides an opportunity for you to say thank you in a special and meaningful way to the caregivers (doctors, nurses, hospital staff) who made a difference to you or your family during your time at The Miriam.
It may have been a lifesaving procedure or something as simple as a kind word or a smile that brought you or your family member comfort and you would like to show your thanks. Gifts from grateful patients support current programs and services, as well as invest in the future of medicine, research, and medical education.
If a Broker Holds Your Securities
Please give them this information:
The Miriam Hospital Foundation's brokerage account is with State Street Bank & Trust Co., Boston. Brokers who have questions may contact Victoria Aguiar, our account representative, at 617-664-9869. When sending securities, please reference the following information:
- The Lifespan account number is LM1E
- The DTC code (direct deposit number) is 997
- The Agent Bank number is 26022
- Specify the donation is for The Miriam Hospital Foundation "In care of Lifespan Corporation"
- Specify any details associated with the gift (restriction to a specific area or fund, a specific fund name or number, is it associated with an event, is it for a payment on an existing pledge)
If you are donating securities, kindly inform the Development Office to make sure your gift is properly received, credited and receipted. Please contact Juliann Sousa, Chief Business Management Officer, Development, at 401-444-6500; by fax at 401-444-8235; or by emailing all of the following: Juliann Sousa at firstname.lastname@example.org, Erin Aldcroft at email@example.com, Arminda Goncalves at firstname.lastname@example.org and Pam Morin at email@example.com.
If You Hold the Securities
Send the unendorsed securities by registered mail to:
The Miriam Hospital Foundation
PO Box H
Providence, RI 02901-9979
In a separate envelope to the same address, send a letter stating your desire to donate the securities (giving the company name and number of shares of each) to the foundation along with a stock power form and a Third Party Release form.
The above instructions are required by most fund managers as well as our broker, but please check with your manager as they may have additional requirements to enact the transfer of your charitable donations of shares.
Learn how your company can give back to the community by supporting The Miriam Hospital. Please call the development department at 401-793-2004 for more information.
To honor a loved one, families may specify that memorial contributions be made to The Miriam Hospital. Please call the development department at 401-793-2004 for more information.
The following is some suggested obituary language: "In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Miriam Hospital by visiting this link https://giving.lifespan.org/The-Miriam/Give-Now. You may also mail your donation to The Miriam Hospital Foundation, Development Office, PO Box H, Providence, RI 02901".
To restrict donations to a particular area, please call our office to learn more.
Planned gifts such as bequests and charitable gift annuities are some of the most personal and important gifts that you can make to an organization you care about. They are a unique way to ensure that we can continue to care for our community far into the future.