The Foundation was set up in 1989 and for the last 27 years has provided financial support to the Hospital of over $1,000,000.00 primarily to assist in the acquisition of much needed and vital equipment.
The Foundation functions as a charitable trust to which any person or group may donate or bequeath funds. The funds held by the Foundation are managed according to existing state legislation and are audited annually under the supervision of the Victorian Auditor General’s office. All of the monies received by the Foundation are used in to support the Hospital and there are no management costs or fees incurred in the running of the Foundation thus 100% of what is given is used for the Hospital’s needs. All donations to the Foundation are tax deductible.
The Hospital is here for the community and the Foundation is here as part of the community to support the Hospital. The successful operation of the Hospital is in and for the interests of the community. The Trustees would like to thank all of those people who have and continue to support the Foundation your support has greatly assisted the Hospital in the last 27 years.
Donations to the Foundation can be made on this website or by contacting Julie Edwards on 03 5358 8548.