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Third-Party Fundraising Event Information and Guidelines 

GIVEThank you for your interest in raising funds for KishHealth System Foundation! We are grateful to individuals, community organizations, employee groups and corporations that support our work through their own fundraising events.  

Creating your own fundraising event is a wonderful way to bring people together for a common purpose, to have fun, and benefit others by helping fund quality health in our community. KishHealth System Foundation administers all for philanthropic support for:

Third-party fundraising events are an important source of support for providing our patients with the county’s most medically advanced care, for creating and upgrading facilities, purchasing the latest technologies, supporting the emotional needs for patients and families along with assisting patients with financial hardships. 

How We Can Help

For groups looking to benefit one of our entities, KishHealth System Foundation can provide:

  • Help directing your contribution to a specific area of interest that has a special meaning to you/your organization
  • A post-event “check presentation” media announcement
  • Post-event recognition in Foundation newsletter, space permitting
  • An endorsement letter that confirms you are raising money on behalf of KishHealth System Foundation or a nonprofit entity within the health system
  • Guidance and review of promotional materials containing the health system name and/or logo prior to printing, emailing or posting 

We are Unable to Provide:

  • Staff support for event coordination
  • Recruitment of event sponsors/participants
  • Mailing lists of donors, physicians, vendors, employees or volunteers
  • Financial support 
  • Tax-exempt status
  • Guaranteed staff and/or volunteer attendance at your event
  • Responsibility of any nature or kind associated directly or indirectly with the event
  • Necessary contracts and/or permits
  • Insurance coverage

Event proceeds

Donation proceeds from your event/project should be received within 90 days. Check should be made payable to KishHealth System Foundation.  Our contact information is:

KishHealth System Foundation
1 Kish Hospital Drive
P.O. Box 707
DeKalb, IL 60115

phone: 815.748.9954 
fax: 815.758.2661 

Thank you, Fundraising Groups!

Contact Us

Through your support, together we are improving our community healthcare.

KishHealth Foundation - 815.748.9954

1 Kish Hospital Drive
DeKalb, IL 60115

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