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Benefits of Giving

Donors who give $250 and above receive recognition in the Annual Report as well as our award winning IMPACT magazine.

Donors who give $1,500 and above annually are invited to join the Summit Club a special group of committed friends. Some of the benefits at the Summit Club level include invitations to special receptions and educational forums as well as a private hospital room when available and medically feasible.

Donors of $10,000 and above annually are invited to join the Founders Circle. We are pleased to offer benefits such as access to the Bentley Family Donor Lounge and Free EBT screenings in appreciation for your support.

Donors of $50,000 and above will receive many benefits. Contact us for more information!

Donors who make an estate or Planned Gift, such as including a bequest to Swedish in your will or establishing a charitable gift annuity, are invited to become members of the Swedish Legacy Partners. With permission, Legacy Partners receive public recognition and are invited to attend special Swedish Medical Center functions. Find more information about planned giving to Swedish here.

Questions about these or other funds at Swedish? Please contact the Foundation at foundation@swedish.org or 206-386-2738.




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Sometimes, if we’re lucky, a gift will come out of a bad situation. When it means a second chance at life, Peter Hogenson is determined to take advantage of his gift and devote himself to caring for others.


"Everyone from the triage nurses to the a la carte staff were fantastic, but three people made our stay exceptional. Jen, our labor and delivery nurse, Toni, the NAC, and Amy, the night RN on the postpartum unit."


"The level of care they give is like no other. Words cannot express the gratitude that we have toward Dr. Foltz and his team. We just don’t know what we would do without them!"

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"I now know that cancer treatment doesn't have to be negative. That the care you receive is not just medical but it the compassion that goes along with it."


"I would like to thank all of the doctors and nurses at Swedish NICU. We will never forget our experience at Swedish Medical Center for the rest of our lives. We are so grateful to have our daughter doing well and home with us today. We always recommend Swedish to our friends and family whenever we get the chance."