Philanthropy | Giving Approach | MedStar Health

Gratitude matters

Patient care

Positively impacting the patients and families we serve

Philanthropy, defined as the love of humankind, positively impacts the patients and families we serve. Our philanthropy team works with those who wish to share this love of humankind and express gratitude.  

As a not-for-profit healthcare organization, we recognize the positive impact expressions of gratitude can have during a care experience. We are honored to partner with you in expressing your gratitude—whether that be through honoring a caregiver, sharing your story, or making a philanthropic gift.

Gratitude matters to you and to us. 

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How to give

There are many ways to express gratitude and celebrate the extraordinary care provided by the MedStar Health team.

Stories of gratitude

Gratitude is expressed all across MedStar Health—from our friends, families, caregivers, community, and patients. Hear their stories and read their expressions of gratitude. 

View All Gratitude Stories

Expressing gratitude with kind words

"Thank you for all the sacrifices you are making to care for all of us. I can only imagine what it's like in your world right now. Please know that we care for you and we pray for your safety and your families."

-Lanetta G.

"We are eternally grateful to all the world's medical personnel for your bravery, commitment and dedication. The power of science plus human care is an unbeatable combination. Thank you, and know that we are thinking of you every day."

-Peter H.

Strengthening the community through a meaningful expression of gratitude

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Medical/Surgical Pavilion at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

The Pavilion will support cutting-edge advancements in medical technology and our focus on providing exceptional care in the areas of transplant, orthopaedics, neurosciences, and surgical services.

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Partner with us

We have a variety of philanthropic campaigns and initiatives throughout our hospitals and health services.

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Corporate Partners Program

Business Philanthropy Program

The Business Philanthropy Program is a coalition of corporations and foundations that support the mission of MedStar Health through philanthropic engagement and ongoing dialogue.

The philanthropy executive team

We invite you to meet the philanthropy executive team at MedStar Health. Our team looks forward to partnering with you.

Meet The Executive Team


Donor Bill of Rights

To ensure that philanthropy has the respect and trust of the general public and that donors have full confidence in our non-profit organization, we invite you to view our Donor Bill of Rights.

Read The Donor Rights

Questions? Contact us at or call 410-772-6735.