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Impact Stories

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The impact of your generous gifts on our community is immeasurable. Read stories about how St. Charles Foundation initiatives and events are making a difference in ways both big and small — from funding major hospital renovations to providing alternative therapies for cancer patients.

  • Impact

    Walking without Weight

    Saints Gala supports new stroke rehab equipment.

  • Transporting the tiniest

    St. Charles Foundation buys new isolette for NICU.

  • Walker recycle program funded through St. Charles Foundation mini-grant

  • $73k donated by Net Hope Net Zero Project

    Years ago, local homebuilder David Hesla had a dream: to help friends and neighbors fighting cancer by doing what he does best.

  • St. Charles Foundation Courtesy Shuttle

    St. Charles Foundation funds courtesy parking shuttle at St. Charles Bend

    Anyone who has spent any time at St. Charles Bend can tell you that our community is growing.

  • Community Comes Together to Dedicate New Healing Garden

    On a brisk fall day, dozens from the community came together for the dedication of the new healing garden ...

  • A Focus on Quality of Life

    A Focus on Quality of Life as St. Charles Palliative Care Expands

    One of the most difficult decisions a family must make when facing advanced disease is when to shift the mindset from wanting...

  • Breathing Easier in the St Charles NICU

    Breathing Easier in the St. Charles NICU

    Struggling newborns at St. Charles Bend can literally breathe a little easier today thanks to a gift to St. Charles Foundation from the Will Rogers Institute.

  • Reiki

    Complementary Therapies

    In October of 2012, Marilyn Obers was diagnosed with breast cancer...