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Stories of remarkable care

At Novant Health Foundation, we're on a mission to engage and connect donors to Novant Health programs and initiatives that save lives and improve the health of the communities we serve. Read our stories below to learn more about how remarkable care is transforming Novant Health communities, and please don't hesitate to reach out and share your story.

A lifelong advocate for health

November 6, 2020

For 39 years, Rick Parker has dedicated his career to improving healthcare for others and connecting generous donors to Novant Health’s mission to deliver remarkable care throughout the communities it serves.

‘This is a human push’

November 4, 2020

From as early as she can remember, Ophelia Garmon-Brown, MD, has wanted to be a doctor. Her inspiration stemmed from personal tragedy: She lost her father to encephalitis at the age of 2.

In pursuit of excellence

October 12, 2020

For as long as Bernie Washington can remember, she has had a standing weekly dinner date with her mother. The ritual is as important for Washington now as it was when she was a child.

Power of philanthropy

Novant Health Foundation's philanthropic efforts inspire giving that supports programs and initiatives having direct patient impact. Through the generous support of individuals, families, companies and grant-making institutions, we aid Novant Health in its mission to improve the health of our communities, one person at a time.

Connect with us to learn more, or donate now to help save lives, leave a legacy and make a difference.

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$13,877,346
invested

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supporting
649 locations,
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15 medical centers
across the Novant Health footprint

News & events

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New harness for Neuroscience Center makes patient recovery faster and safer

November 30, 2020

The Neuroscience Center of Excellence is home for our rehabilitation team members, who work with patients recovering from strokes, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries and amputations.

Celebrating the transformation of Novant Health Cancer Institute and the generosity that made it possible

November 30, 2020

Your donations have helped us transform the Novant Health Cancer Institute, located at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center.

Nurse navigators make a difference for our patients because of you

November 30, 2020

Nurse navigators support cancer patients and their caregivers through every stage of their journey, starting after a diagnosis. They answer questions, translate the doctor’s instructions and serve as their advocate before, during and after treatment.

2019 annual report

Your gifts demonstrate a real, lasting dedication to the health and well-being of our patients, their families and our communities. Donors across Novant Health support breast screenings, oncology initiatives, updated equipment and technology, improved access to behavioral health and other programs, as well as new buildings and facility upgrades.

Read our annual reports online to see how contributions raised were put to use in 2019.

$3,338,173
grant funding received

$6,803,732
total gifts

$12,616,125
total new commitments

Campaign & partner highlights

Located across the southeast, each of our regional foundations focus on the critical needs in five areas: Infants & childrenCancerHeart & vascularStroke & neurosciences and Research & education.

Our generous partners include private, corporate and family foundations, as well as companies and government agencies.

Campaign highlight

Our healthcare professionals are suiting up every day ready for battle, rising up as heroes to serve our communities in their time of greatest need. Your support will help us continue to provide lifesaving care.

Partner highlight

Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center Foundation received a grant from the Brunswick Sheriff’s Charitable Foundation to fund the “A Path Forward” program for behavioral health care and addiction treatment.

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Find your regional foundation

Novant Health’s network consists of more than 1,500 physicians and over 26,000 team members who provide care at over 470 locations, including 14 medical centers and hundreds of outpatient facilities and physician clinics. Headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the health system cares for more than 4.4 million patients annually in North Carolina, Virginia, South Carolina and Georgia.

In the news


A lifelong advocate for health

November 6, 2020

For 39 years, Rick Parker has dedicated his career to improving healthcare for others and connecting generous donors to Novant Health’s mission to deliver remarkable care throughout the communities it serves.

Read more

Campaign highlight


Give care. Give hope. Give now.

Our healthcare professionals are suiting up every day ready for battle, rising up as heroes to serve our communities in their time of greatest need. Your support on Giving Tuesday Now, May 5, 2020, will help us continue to provide lifesaving care.

Learn more

Campaign highlight


A Path Forward: Leading Brunswick communities toward better behavioral health

We are committed to providing the treatment, outreach programs and community education necessary to meet this dangerous crisis head-on.
Learn more

Power of philanthropy


$13,877,346
invested

supporting 649 locations, 
including

15 medical centers across the Novant Health footprint

* 2018 data

Our foundations engage and connect donors to Novant Health programs and initiatives that save lives and improve the health of the communities we serve.

Located across the southeast, each of our regional foundations focus on the critical needs in five areas: Infants & children, Cancer, Heart & vascular, Stroke & neurosciences and Research & education.

Donate now

Find your foundation