Health Care

Dosher Foundation Announces $2M Fundraising Program

By Ken Little, posted Dec 1, 2017
The Dosher Memorial Hospital Foundation recently kicked off a major gifts campaign by recognizing more than 50 donors who already have donated a total of $1.5 million.
Organizers call the program, “Helping Hands for a Healthy Community,” according to a hospital news release.
The fundraising goal is $2 million. “Campaign committee members have been identifying and contacting potential donors for the past year, and the amount announced today is the result of their hard work,” Foundation board chair Barbara Boland said in the release.
“Funds raised through our ‘Helping Hands’ campaign will assist the hospital with equipment, program and service needs. Our community has a tremendous legacy of giving which started in 1928 that led to the opening of our hospital in 1930. It’s alive and well today, and we look forward to receiving many more donations from the public over the next year,” Foundation President Lynda Stanley said in the news release.
Since formation of the Foundation in 2010 and prior to this campaign, $800,000 had been gifted to the Foundation for health and medical service expansions, and equipment at the hospital. The new major gifts campaign more than doubles that amount, the news release stated.
Ico insights



Non-profit or Social Enterprise: Why it Matters

Diane Durance - UNCW Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

City Club Membership: Good For Business (And Pleasure)

Jonathan Weiss - City Club of Wilmington, LLC
Webilm julieformal kellystarbuckcom mg 5471

3 Ways Nonstop Air Service Grows Business

Julie Wilsey - Wilmington International Airport

Trending News

ILM Set To Get New Jet Bridge, Readies For United

Christina Haley O'Neal - Mar 21, 2018

Washington NC-based Meal Prep Service Opens Wilmington Location

Jessica Maurer - Mar 21, 2018

Open Air Dining And Drinks At Cloud 9 Rooftop Bar

Jessica Maurer - Mar 21, 2018

Nori Asian Fusion & Sushi Bar Now Open At The Pointe At Barclay

Jessica Maurer - Mar 21, 2018

GE Aviation Invested $36M In Wilmington Last Year

Christina Haley O'Neal - Mar 20, 2018

In The Current Issue

Local Craft Brewery Events Draw Visitors

It’s no secret now that craft beer is big business. And as the number of local breweries continues to grow, they’re impacting the area econo...

Consistency Is Jimbo’s Key Ingredient

Jimbo’s – a play on Jim Boss – opened in 1977 and catered to a breakfast-and-lunch clientele as well as diners who wanted good food late at...

Fort Fisher Aquarium Volunteer Honored

N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher volunteer Rusty Burrow recently received the organization’s top volunteer honor....

Book On Business

The 2018 WilmingtonBiz: Book on Business is an annual publication showcasing the Wilmington region as a center of business.

Order Your Copy Today!



WilmingtonBiz Expo - Keynote Lunch with John Gizdic, CEO, New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Wilmington's Most Intriguing People of 2017
2017 Health Care Heroes