Many patients need more than outstanding care providers — they need the support of a caring community.
Every day, our patients inspire us — their strength, their determination to get better and their gratitude for our care providers. What inspires us just as much is the way our community members support the patient journey by helping solve challenges that get in the way of sustained health and wellness. Donors have established and contributed to funds that make a tremendous difference in our patients’ ability to recover and stay well. Your support helps fellow community members afford medications; bridge utility, mortgage or car payments while managing medical costs; access chronic disease prevention programs; receive assistance while recovering from surgery, and much more. Every gift — no matter the size or the fund — directly benefits patients as they work to overcome health challenges and achieve well-being in all forms.
On patients’ most challenging days, we’ve got the ability to ease their minds
It takes more than a visit to the doctor’s office or hospital to stay well. Below are a few of the funds that community members and our care provider team have developed to support patient health through a comprehensive and wide-ranging system of caring. View a full list of Cone Health funds here — and if you are ready to make a gift now, visit our donate page.
Area of Greatest Need
Gifts to this fund provide unrestricted financial support for patient care. This allows us to put the funds to use wherever the need is greatest as specific needs arise throughout the year to benefit our patients. (Giving Value: Prevention, Access, Outstanding Patient Outcomes, Support in Times of Challenge)
Wright Patient Assistance Fund
Meets the special needs of patients not covered by other philanthropy funds. (Giving Value: Prevention, Access, Outstanding Patient Outcomes, Support in Times of Challenge)
Patient Emergency Fund
Assists patients who have nothing and need temporary assistance, such as a place to stay, a meal, a ride, etc. (these patients do not qualify for assistance from another fund). (Giving Value: Support in Times of Challenge)