Why should I support Overlake?
The Eastside community depends on Overlake to be ready with essential healthcare services when you need us most. As a nonprofit organization that does not receive tax dollars, the hospital depends on members of the community—individuals, businesses and organizations—to help us make key investments so that Overlake can continue to provide world class care close to where you live and work.
How does Overlake use charitable gifts?
Every dollar you give goes directly to enhance patient care in the service line or program of your choice. Check here for Overlake's current key fundraising initiatives.
What types of gifts may I give?
You can make a contribution in a number of ways, now or over your lifetime. You can make a gift today in the form of cash, checks or credit card donations. If your company has a workplace giving campaign, you can designate your gift to Overlake. Overlake accepts gifts of appreciated assets such as stocks, bonds, mutual funds or real estate. You may also make a planned gift such as a bequest, annuity or insurance policy. Check here for more details about the types of gifts Overlake accepts.
How can I make a gift to Overlake?
You may make a gift by using our secure online giving page. If you prefer, you may print the form and fax your gift to 425-688-5642, or mail it to:
Overlake Hospital Foundation
1035 116th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
For information about making a gift in recognition of a caregiver, click here. If you would like to make a gift in memory of a loved one who has passed, click here.
How may I include Overlake in my will?
Estate gifts are very meaningful and much appreciated. You will find detailed information about how to include Overlake in your will here. We encourage you to tell us when you have named Overlake Hospital Foundation in your will so we can thank you for your generosity and recognize you with membership in the Benefactors Society. Please contact Overlake's Planned Giving team for more information.
Are the Overlake Hospital Foundation and Auxiliaries licensed nonprofit organizations?
The Overlake Hospital Foundation and Auxiliaries are both licensed by the State of Washington as 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations. For tax purposes this means that your gifts are tax-deductible, as allowed by current laws. Please call the Foundation at 425-688-5525 if you need additional information, or contact your tax advisors.
How may I contact Foundation & Auxiliaries staff?
Overlake Hospital Foundation & Auxiliaries staff are available Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. View contact information here
What are the Auxiliaries and how can I join an Auxiliary?
Auxiliary members are invaluable volunteers who work to support vital programs and services at Overlake. Our seven Auxiliaries
host a variety of special events throughout the year to raise funds for Overlake. New members are always welcome! Please email
the Auxiliaries or call 425-688-5529 to learn how you can invest your time, talent and resources at Overlake.
How can I attend a Foundation or Auxiliary event?
Overlake’s two signature events are the Bandage Ball
and the Community Partners Luncheon
. We welcome your attendance at either, or both events! Throughout the year, the Auxiliaries
host a variety of exciting and enjoyable events. To learn more about our events, visit our events
page, or contact us at 425-688-5526 or by email
How are Overlake Hospital Foundation & Auxiliaries related to Overlake Medical Center?
Overlake Hospital Foundation and Overlake Hospital Auxiliaries solicit donations in the name of and for the sole benefit of Overlake Medical Center. Overlake Hospital Foundation and Overlake Hospital Auxiliaries are registered charitable organizations located in Bellevue, Washington. Notices of solicitation are on file with the Washington Secretary of State’s Office of Charitable Solicitations and Trusts. Financial disclosure information may be obtained by calling 1-800-332-GIVE.
How do I keep up-to-date on news and events at Overlake?
Overlake publishes a quarterly newsletter, Healthy Outlook
, with valuable healthcare information, schedules of upcoming classes and events, and other news of interest. If you would like to receive Healthy Outlook
, contact us
to add your name to our mailing list.
Is my gift eligible for employer matching?
Many employers match charitable contributions made by their employees, often doubling the impact of the gift. When making a gift to Overlake, check with your employer to learn whether a matching gift may be available. If your employer participates in the United Way workplace giving program or has its own Employee Giving Program, you may designate your gift to Overlake.