Nationwide Children’s Hospital Foundation seeks to build philanthropic partnerships with corporations and foundations to advance the hospital’s programs of patient care, advocacy, research, education and service now and in the future. There are many ways for corporations and foundations to support the mission and vision of Nationwide Children’s Hospital through annual special events, our corporate giving program, through the Children’s Miracle Network and through major gifts.
Our Foundation Team will help design a program that meets your philanthropic and marketing objectives so that your customers and your employees are proud to be part of a business that helps children in such a lasting way.
Corporate Gifts: Outright corporate or personal gifts to Nationwide Children’s Hospital play an important role in supporting the over $90 million in free care and community services that our hospital provides each year. Foundation Giving (Corporate, Family, etc.), please contact Steve Testa at (614) 355-5416. Annual Corporate Giving, please contact Niki Shafer, Vice President, Annual Giving at (614) 355-5415.
Corporate Partners, Corporate Partnerships from the Heart: Would your organization like to be co-branded with one of the best children’s hospitals in the country; and respected for its support of a world class pediatric institution? We will help you create a program that will work, no matter what size or type your business. Learn more about the Corporate Partners program and cause-related marketing opportunities. Many companies are utilizing our Fundraising In a Box tool to highlight their partnership. Learn more about the Fundraising In a Box tool-kit.
Event Sponsorship: Nationwide Children’s Hospital hosts a number of events throughout the year for the community, and event sponsorship is an important way for the corporate community to be seen and heard. Find out how businesses are working with our events team to support the hospital and their own marketing goals as well.
Employee Giving: Employee giving programs like Employee Payroll Giving highlight the goodwill of your company, bolster employee morale, and engage employees in philanthropy.
Custom Special Events: Many of our Corporate Partners create their own special events to benefit the hospital, while engaging the community, their employees, and their customers.
Matching Gifts: Providing a corporate matching gift can double or triple employee giving, increasing the overall benefit to the hospital.
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH): Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH) helps 170 children's hospitals in the U.S. provide medical care to more than 17 million children every year. All funds raised by our CMNH partners in Central Ohio stay here locally to benefit Nationwide Children’s Hospital.