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The New Ulm Medical Center Foundation
Established in 2003, the New Ulm Medical Center Foundation is a nonprofit organization that exists to enhance the health of New Ulm Medical Center patients and the wellness of the communities we serve.
Our organization provides a vehicle for area community members who want to sustain New Ulm Medical Center’s mission through donations, memorials or bequests. All activities and funds are dedicated exclusively to supporting and providing for area medical needs and to improve the physical and mental well-being of the area’s residents.
Nursing Scholarships Available Through the NUMC Foundation
Thanks to generous donations received through the New Ulm Medical Center Foundation, we currently have three scholarships available for nursing students. Application deadline for all three scholarships has been extended to March 15, 2014.
The Mary E. Paquay Scholarship program is available to students entering into a nursing program. Click here for program description and application.
The Carol L. Ryberg Scholarship program is available to students entering into a nursing program. Click here for program description and application.
The Ozias 2nd Year Nursing Scholarship program is available to current nursing students entering their second year of nursing school. Click here for program description and application.
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New Ulm Medical Center Foundation
New Ulm Medical Center Advisory Board Members
We are grateful for the thoughtfulness and generosity of our donors. That's why we make it convenient for you to make a tax-deductible donation. Give here.
When you call, we'll be happy to answer any questions and take your credit card donation. Simply, call (507) 217-5180. It's easy. It's fast. And it will make a difference.
Make your check payable to New Ulm Medical Center Foundation and mail it to the address below...
New Ulm Medical Center Foundation
Specific ways to give
Recognize a Caregiver – Our Every Day Hero program allows you to make a donation in honor of one of your caregivers in recognition of the exceptional care they provided to you or a loved one.
Memorials and tributes – Create a lasting remembrance of a loved one or honor a person or event.
Matching gift program – Check with the human resources department at your workplace to see if your employer matches contributions.
Telefundraising - Occasionally, the New Ulm Medical Center Foundation reaches out to those who are familiar with the hospital by phone to raise funds for important projects. The callers have no medical history or other confidential information about you.
Planned gifts – You want your gift to make a difference, but are concerned about your own future financial needs and those of your family. Planned giving provides a way to support the hospital right now without sacrificing your ability to meet current and future financial obligations. Planned gifts fall into three general categories:
Planned giving is attractive to donors for many reasons. With a planned gift, donors can often give larger gifts than they thought possible and can:
The benefits of planned giving provide the charity-minded donor with reasons to act sooner rather than later. We look forward to assisting you with your gift planning needs.
The NUMC Foundation Advisory Board selects priorities for our fundraising efforts each year that are aligned with our community's health and medical center needs. In 2014, our focus will be on the Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute. Watch this page for further information in the near future.
Fund for Excellence – The Fund for Excellence is an unrestricted fund which allows the Foundation to immediately respond to emergent needs.
Heart of New Ulm Project –The Heart of New Ulm is a 10-year research and demonstration project that began in 2009 which aims to decrease heart attacks in New Ulm through health care service enhancements, lifestyle change programs, and environmental policy changes.
Annual Report to Donors
The Foundation’s annual report chronicles some of the ways in which donors have affected the lives of patients we serve.
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Upcoming New Ulm Medical Center Foundation Events
The New Ulm Medical Center Foundation holds many events throughout the year to raise funds and awareness about the health needs of our community. Please consider joining one of our fun-filled events!
Golf Tournament - Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 – Please join us for the Golf Tournament fundraiser for the New Ulm Medical Center Foundation on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. This best-ball tournament is full of fun and unique games and is located at the beautiful and scenic New Ulm Country Club. Watch this space for registration information.
Have a Heart Gala - Save the date for the next Gala on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015.