The Memorial Hospital Foundation has more than 20 different funds to help our hospital, our patients and our community.

Breast Imaging Fund

Provides financial assistance for women on the MS Gulf Coast who cannot afford breast diagnostic imaging services such as mammograms, breast ultrasounds and breast MRIs. Call 228-867-4095 to schedule an appointment and request assistance.

Burdonne Young Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships annually to dependents of Memorial employees attending a college or university full time.

Cardiac Patient Fund

Provides financial support for cardiology patients in need.

COVID-19 Fund

Provides financial support for Memorial Hospital, its patients and employees with needs related to COVID-19. Examples of assistance the fund will provide are personal protective equipment (PPE) for our front-line healthcare workers, financial assistance for employees and patients in crisis, meals to our healthcare workers and equipment and supplies needed to fight COVID-19.

Emergency Department Fund

Provides funds to help address the priorities and unmet needs of the Emergency Department at Memorial.

Emotional Wellness Fund

Provides financial support to our patients and community to help manage emotional health and wellness.

Employee Crisis Fund

Provides funds to employees of Memorial Hospital facing a sudden and urgent situation. Assistance from the ECF results in a significant turning point or resolves the crisis.  The max award for this fund is $500.00.

Endocrinology Fund

Provides financial support for endocrinology patients in need.

Favre 4 Hope Fund

Provides financial support for patients who are receiving treatment for breast cancer at Memorial. Examples of financial support are medications, gas vouchers, and medical bills for care being received at Memorial.

General Fund

Provides general support for the Foundation including funds for donor recognition, communication and cultivation.

Julie McDaniel Service Excellence Fund

Funds will be used to support the advancement of Service Excellence at Memorial.

Lori A. Sneed Ostomy Fund

Provides assistance to patients at Memorial in need of Ostomy supplies.

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Fund

Helps address the priorities or unmet needs of the NICU at Memorial.

Nursing and Allied Health Professionals Excellence Fund

Provides resources for a broad range of recruitment, retention, and continuing education needs to support nursing excellence at MHG.

Oncology Fund

Provides medication, transportation and nutritional assistance to patients who are receiving treatment for cancer at Memorial.

Pediatrics Fund

Helps address the priorities or unmet needs of the Pediatrics unit at Memorial.

Radiology Fund

Provides funds for unmet needs and priorities of Memorial’s  Diagnostic Imaging department.

Randall Speck Pediatric Special Needs Fund

Provides financial support for children whose families have a financial need. Examples of financial support are medications and medical equipment.

Respiratory Department Fund

Provides funds for unmet needs and priorities of the respiratory department.

Richard Hennessy Fund

In conjunction with the Auxiliary, provides medications for Memorial’s special needs patients.

The Roy Newman Family Pediatric Fund

Provides funds for unmet needs and priorities for Memorial Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Senior Services Fund

Provides financial support for unmet needs and priorities of Memorial’s Senior Services.