Financial Information 2018

How the Foundation is Supporting You

Every Gift Matters

2018 Grant Cycles Spring Fall    
Requests 49 49    
Departments that Requested Funds 28 22    
Average Request Amount $ 13,586 $ 9,546    
Total Amount Approved $ 665,701 $ 467,750    


Continuing Education of Caregivers 


  • Dignity Health ED Fall Conference
  • Cleveland Clinic 2018 Patient Experience Summit
  • National Association of Orthopedic Nursing
  • Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurse Society Conference
  • Critical Care Annual Conference
  • Charge RN Development
  • Annual Convention of Nursing Professional Development
  • Maternal Child Health Spring Conference
  • Labor and Delivery Educational Seminar
  • Emergency Nurse Association 2018 Conference
  • Care Coordination Conference
  • Nursing Education Simulation Lab
  • American Association of Neuroscience Nurses Conference
  • National Teaching Institute American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Conference
  • Capstone Leadership
  • Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses Executive Leadership Summit
  • Disney Institute Customer Experience Summit
  • International Stroke Conference
  • Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses Conference
  • American Association of Heart Failure Nurses Conference
  • Advanced Clinical Training for Modified Barium Swallow Studies
  • American Society for Health Care Risk Management Conference
  • Cardiac Catheter Lab Education
  • Decontamination training
  • Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Conference

Patient Programs

  • Brain Tumor Patient Assistance
  • Cancer Patient Assistance 
  • Wendy White Memory Boxes
  • Cuddle Cots for Perinatal Bereavement Program
  • Brain Injury Visual Assessment Tool
  • Hippotherapy program


  • Replacement and upgrade of Functional Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing  (FEES) equipment
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation Renovation
  • Bone Density Scanner

Community Outreach

  • Dental Clinic Promotora


  • Collaborative Ethics Conference
  • Critical Incident Stress Management  



Commitment to Ethics

Dignity Health Foundation East Valley adheres to the Association of Fundraising Professionals "Code of Ethical Principles and Standards of Professional Practice." For more information on the code, including the "Donor Bill of Rights," visit

Here are a few examples of our commitment to ethical practices:

  • The Foundation honors each donor's intent by using restricted gifts only for their designated purpose.
  • A donor's gift is acknowledged within 48 hours.
  • The Foundation provides an annual update to donors about how gifts are being used and, when requested, individualized reports.

Visit our Arizona Corporation Commission site for more information or see our current paperwork and tax status below: 

Foundation 501(c)(3) Letter

Foundation Arizona Tax Exempt Letter

Foundation W-9

The Dignity Health Foundation - East Valley receives and manages gifts for the benefit of the  Dignity Health medical centers in the east valley location of Phoenix, Arizona. It is a not-for-profit organization, as provided under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax deductible in accordance with state and federal law.



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