About Us

Philanthropy is Important to Your Health and Helps Us Serve All Who Need Care

Our hospitals and programs are committed to providing the highest quality patient care experience every day, everywhere, for everyone. Delivering this top level of care depends, to a great extent, on financial resources of which philanthropy is a significant source.

Your donations help us:

  • build and expand healthcare facilities
  • acquire the latest medical technology
  • educate our medical staff
  • enhance community programs
  • serve the poor, a special part of our mission. Each year, we provide millions of dollars in uncompensated care for those in need.

It's Your Gift… Your Choice

You may designate your gift to the hospital or program  of your choice. Donations may be tributes made in memory or honor of a loved one, to commemorate a special event, or to honor a caring doctor or nurse. Your gift – of any amount – makes a real difference.

How to Donate

You have many ways to give. You may use cash, check or credit card (MasterCard, VISA, Discover or American Express) to make your donation.

Online: Use our secure online donation form.

By mail: Print our donation form  (PDF format; Adobe Acrobat Reader required) and send completed form via mail with your check or credit card information to:

Ascension St. John and Providence Foundations
19251 Mack Ave., Suite 102
Detroit, MI 48236

Please make checks payable to Ascension St. John and Providence Foundations.

By fax:  Print our donation form  and submit completed form with credit card information via fax to: 313-343-7487.

Contact us: For more information, please call 313-343-7480.

Ascension St. John Foundation and Ascension Providence Foundation are 501(c)(3) organizations. Please consult your tax advisor regarding the tax deductibility of your gift.

Our Purpose

We are dedicated to the healing Mission of Ascension. Ascension St. John Foundation and Ascension Providence Foundation coordinate fundraising for local Ascension entities and programs and offer ways to invest in our medical excellence and the future health of the community. We encourage the compassionate generosity of loyal donors when gifts can enhance the exemplary care already provided to the community by our hospitals and programs.