Frequently Asked Questions About Ascension    St. Vincent's Foundation

  • Why is my gift important?

    Charitable gifts to Ascension St. Vincent's Foundation help ensure the continuation of the Daughters of Charity Mission of Christ's healing ministry and advocacy of the poor.

    All restricted gifts are used to support programs and services based on the donor's wishes. All unrestricted gifts are used throughout the health system where the need is greatest.

  • What methods of payment does the Foundation accept?

    The Ascension St. Vincent's Foundation accepts cash, check and credit card (American Express, MasterCard and Visa) donations. The Foundation will also accept donations of appreciated assets such as stocks, bonds, real estate and more.

  • Are my donations tax deductible?

    Ascension St. Vincent's Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Your donation is tax deductible in accordance with IRS Regulations.

  • May I make a gift in honor or memory of someone?

    Yes, gifts may be made to honor or memorialize someone. The Foundation notifies the person you designate, informing them of the gift (the amount of the gift is not disclosed), and an acknowledgement is sent to you.