WHHS Foundation


WHHS Foundation

WHHS Foundation History

The Dr. John Warner Hospital Foundation was founded and incorporated in 1998. The Foundation changed its name in 2019 to Warner Hospital & Health Services Foundation. The 12-member Board of Directors manages the business and affairs of the corporation. The Foundation is responsible for coordinating fundraising efforts and administering charitable gifts and donations given to the Foundation.

The Foundation is incorporated as an Illinois not-for-profit corporation and is approved by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) organization, making your contributions tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.

Our Purpose

The purpose of the WHHS Foundation is to foster, promote, support, develop, encourage, maintain, receive, and accept funds for the construction, building, remodeling, support, administration, staff, and any other legitimate purpose or function of supporting Warner Hospital and Health Services.

Our Mission

Committed to building a healthier future for Warner Hospital and Health Services and the people we serve.

Donor Tree

The Tree of Life is a beautiful tribute to an honored donor, friend or loved one. Foundation sign at warner hospitalThe Tree of Life is comprised of a number of leaves and stones which constitute the “platforms” for the recognition of gifts. Donations are accumulative and tax deductible.  An individual’s donations are monitored, and a leaf is added when their gift level is met. Names are silk screened on a leaf and placed on the tree in the following gift categories:

$ 1,000 – $ 4,999 Bronze Leaf
$ 5,000 – $ 9,999 Silver Leaf
$10,000 – $24,999 Gold Leaf

At the base of the tree are foundation stones in the following gift categories.

$25,000 – $ 99,999 Bronze Stone
$100,000 – $ 249,999 Silver Stone
$250,000 – $24,999 Gold Stone

Ways to Give

The following is just a few ways you can donate:

  • Cash gifts
  • Current Will
  • Living Trust
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Plan Assets
  • Real Estate
  • Retained Life Estate
  • Closely Held Stock
  • Charitable Remainder Annuity Trust/Unitrust
  • Charitable Lead Trust

See your tax advisor for more information.

Any questions about the Foundation, please call Melissa at 217-937-5202.