Ways To Donate

Hennepin Health Foundation is here to serve your interests and create an ease of philanthropy within Hennepin County Medical Center with numerous ways to support the patient and family experience.

Donate Online

A contribution made online can be used immediately for the greatest need. Use our secure online donation form.

By Mail

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We welcome your contributions by mail at Hennepin Health Foundation, 701 Park Ave, LSB3 Minneapolis Minnesota 55415. Please include a note if you wish to designate your gift to a particular program.

Tributes or Memorials

Grateful patients, families and community members can celebrate a special occasion or give thanks through a tribute gift or contribute a memorial gift in honor of a loved one.

Securities, Real Estate, Valuables

The Foundation is happy to discuss your interest in donating stock, real estate or tangible personal property.

Planned Giving

The Hennepin Health Foundation invites you to leave a legacy in support of the mission of Hennepin County Medical Center. One of the more simple ways to give today for tomorrow is to name the Hennepin Health Foundation as a direct beneficiary in your will, trust, financial account, insurance policy or retirement plan. View sample language for your will.

If your estate plans already include Hennepin Health Foundation, please let us know. We would like to thank you for your commitment and welcome you to our Legacy Society. For more information contact amy.carlson@hcmed.org or 612-873-9250.

Corporate and Foundation Giving

The success of our mission relies on the generous acts of corporate and foundation citizens who believe in Hennepin’s service to the region. We invite you to join us in our mission to serve patients, their families and those who care for them as an investment in the future health of our shared community.

More Ways to Give

Vending Machine and Gift Shop Purchases

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Your purchases at HCMC’s onsite vending machines and gift shops support the Hennepin Health Foundation and add approximately $200,000 each year to our unrestricted fund supporting critical needs.


Have fun motivating your family and friends to support the urgent care, education and research activities at Hennepin County Medical Center. From hosting a dinner party, organizing a fun walk, donating sale proceeds or establishing an online fund, there are countless ways you can raise funds to support patients, families and care givers. For more information, access our Friend-Raising guide.

In-Kind Donations

There are times when donations of specific items are as welcome as financial contributions. We have an active in-kind donation program which accepts new items to enhance the patient experience. Read more on our in-kind donations page.

Workplace Giving

You can make your charitable dollars go further by having your employer match your gift to the Hennepin Health Foundation at no additional cost to you. Check with your Human Resources department to learn if they will match your gift. Most companies ask you to complete and return a short form or may require our tax identification number, which is 41-0845733.

Support Community Partners

These generous community partners provide financial support to our unrestricted fund through consumer purchases or use.

You can now support the Hennepin Health Foundation by using Coupons-4-Causes for your online shopping. Simply search the Coupons-4-Causes website for coupons prior to making a purchase and enter the coupon code during checkout. Coupons-4-Causes will donate up to 20% of the purchase price to the Hennepin Health Foundation.

Holiday Inn Metrodome
For each room booked through the Holiday Inn Metrodome, or by an HCMC patient, family member, or professional who mentions that they will be visiting HCMC during their stay, Holiday Inn Metrodome will donate $5 to the Hennepin Health Foundation.