There are many easy ways to make a gift and support Bassett Healthcare Network. You can designate your gift to a specific area or program anywhere in the Bassett Healthcare Network.
You can mail a check or money order made payable to Friends of Bassett to:
Friends of Bassett Healthcare Network
1 Atwell Road
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Making a gift of appreciated securities can be a tax-efficient way to support Bassett Healthcare Network by helping you reduce or eliminate capital gains tax. For information on how you may make a gift of stock, please contact our office at (607) 547-3928. If you are ready to make your gift, contact your broker with the following information:
Please contact the Friends if you do make a stock gift so that we are able to recognize you appropriately for your gift.
Many corporations offer to support their employees’ philanthropic interests by matching their giving. Check with your company’s HR department for its policy on matching gifts, and contact our office at (607) 547-3928 for additional assistance.
The Friends can provide assistance for donors and their advisers on estate planning, including:
Visit our planned giving page for more information or call us to discuss options.
National and regional, private and public, foundations are an important source of grants that help support Bassett's regional health-care programs and services.
For information on how you or your foundation can help Bassett continue to maintain good health throughout central New York, please contact Jill Maney at (607) 547-6996 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Local and national businesses enjoy partnering with Bassett in support of its mission and programs. For more information on becoming a sponsor, please visit our sponsorship page.
Honor or memorialize loved ones by designating your gift in their honor. All tribute gifts are listed in the Friends Annual Report publication and on our web site. Notification of your gift is also sent to the honoree and/or their family members, as you specify.
If your resources do not support a financial gift right now, you may want to donate time. We welcome volunteers!
Bassett Medical Center needs volunteers for a variety of tasks in a variety of settings. Please contact Barbara Tarka, our Volunteer Coordinator, to find a situation you will enjoy that will make a difference in the lives of our patients.
Here are some examples of what you can do:
Contact Barbara Tarka by email, or call her at (607) 547-6691. Thank you!
Make your gift today and become part of the Friends of Bassett community.