Categories of Giving

The Memorial Foundation places special emphasis on assisting nonprofit organizations that focus on: health; youth and children; senior citizens; education; human and social services; community services; and substance abuse programs.

The following is a breakdown of giving by category from 1996 through 2016:


Senior Citizen Enrichment Services – 6%
Substance Abuse – 6%
Community Services – 11%
Youth and Childhood Development – 14%
Education – 18%
Health Care Services – 22%
Human and Social Services – 23%