Employee Campaign Funds

  • Caring for Children Endowment – Supports resources for children during their hospital stay, new technology, equipment, and specialized training for staff who care for infants and children.
  • Dental Clinic Endowment – Provides for the future operational needs of the Dental Clinic.
  • Hans Dahl Education Endowment – Supports educational programs and resources for Rice employees.
  • Hospice Endowment – Spendable funds are available each year to provide complementary therapies.
  • Jeremiah Fostervold Diabetes Endowment – Supports summer camperships for kids living with diabetes.
  • Sue Leukam Memorial Endowment – Supports an annual scholarship to students pursuing healthcare careers in the BBE school district.
  • Carris Health Regional Education Endowed Fund - Established to support education, recruitment, and retention of medical professionals.
  • Behavioral Health Fund – Provides programs and services that support behavioral health care (example: weighted blankets).
  • Cancer Care Fund – Provides support for people experiencing cancer (gas cards, wigs, group support, and complementary therapies).
  • Dental Clinic Fund – Supplements operations of Carris Health Dental Clinic, and provides oral care as well as education services to people of all ages who are uninsured and underserved.
  • Dialysis Fund – Provides educational resources, nutrition supplements, transportation, and other services for dialysis patients and their caregivers.
  • Emergency Services Fund – Provides new equipment and advanced staff training in emergency care.
  • Heart & Lung Health Fund – Provides scholarships, education, and equipment for patients going through pulmonary and cardiac rehabilitation.
  • Hospice Fund - Carris Health - Rice Hospice (with satellites in Benson, Dawson, Montevideo/Granite Falls, Ortonville/Graceville, and Appleton) provides “around the clock” on-call nursing care, trained volunteer services, complementary therapies and supportive services to terminally-ill patients and their caregivers.
    • Massage Fund – Provides massage therapy to enhance quality of life for a hospice patient.
    • Pet Therapy Fund – Hospice therapy dogs provide comfort, support, and animal companionship to hospice patients and their families.
    • Sentimental Journey Fund – Assistance for Hospice patients to visit people, places, and memories one last time, before they pass away.
    • We Honor Vets Fund – Program to meet the unique needs of America’s veterans receiving Hospice care.
  • Rehabilitation Fund – Provides scholarships, education, and equipment for patients going through physical, occupational, and speech rehabilitation.
  • Care Center – Improves and enhances the health and well-being of senior residents.
  • Ambulance Fund – Provides new equipment and advanced staff training.
  • Endowments – Donor funds invested, of which the principal investment cannot be spent.

Carris Health Redwood - Foundation Funds

  • Acute Care
  • Adult Day Services
  • Cancer Care
  • Cardiac Rehab
  • Caring for Children
  • Comfort Therapy – Provides massage and pet therapy to enhance quality of life for hospice patients
  • COVID-19 Emergency
  • Diabetes
  • Emergency Room
  • Hospice
  • Lab
  • Scholarships for High School Seniors pursuing degrees in healthcare
  • Seasons
  • Surgery
  • Area of greatest need