faqs

Foundation FAQs

What does it mean to be nonprofit?

While for-profit organizations distribute surplus revenues to shareholders or owners, nonprofit organizations invest these earnings back into their organizations to further achieve their purpose or goal. As a nonprofit hospital, Arroyo Grande Community Hospital reinvests profits back into the hospital and in the community. This way, the money raised in our community stays in our community.

Is my contribution tax deductible?

Gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible as allowed by state and federal law. Arroyo Grande Community Hospital Foundation is a not-for-profit organization, as provided under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. 

What is the Foundation EIN/Tax ID?

Arroyo Grande Community Hospital Foundation tax ID#20-3256066

How can I make a gift to the Foundation?

You can make a gift online by clicking the Donate Now button, by calling us at 805-994-5421 or you can mail your gift to the Arroyo Grande Community Hospital Foundation at 345 South Halcyon Road, Arroyo Grande, CA  93420.

What kinds of programs and services are funded?

The Foundation supports programs and services in these main areas:

•  Development of new programs and services

•  New facilities and campus improvements

•  Care to the underserved

•  Community outreach

•  Advanced medical technology

•  Medical Education

Learn more about What We Support

How will my gift be recognized?

Donors are recognized in the Foundation’s annual report. Donors of certain levels are also permanently recognized on the Foundation’s donor wall in Arroyo Grande Community Hospital.