Good Samaritan Foundation for Better Health

Welcome to The Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation!

The Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Good Samaritan Hospital. We create awareness, build goodwill and inspire support to help bring advances in healthcare to our community. The charitable gifts given by donors like you support the hospital’s ongoing investments in healthcare – in building the healthiest community possible.

Your Impact

  • Renovation of Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
  • New operating room equipment and technology
  • New Labor & Delivery suites
  • New equipment and furniture for the Emergency Department
  • Upgrades to the Bobbi Lewis Cancer Program
  • Supplies for the Active International Cardiovascular Institute
  • Support services for patients of the Center for Breast Health
  • Nursing staff development
  • Mission Services to support patients and employees facing temporary hardship
  • New pelvic floor physical therapy program
  • Updates to the Garden of Hope

Ways to Support Your Good Samaritan Hospital

There are many ways to support local healthcare — to help us further invest in clinical advancement, facilities, equipment and technology — through charitable gifts that are most meaningful to you:

Donations and Tributes (In Memory/In Honor)

Make a donation to show your support or pay tribute to someone important to you by making a gift to the hospital to celebrate milestones, or commemorate the passing of a loved one.

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Planned Giving

Ensure your legacy through a planned gift for the hospital that can also benefit your family through financial and tax planning.

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Impact Society

Make regular donations to automatically donate a specified amount each month.

Set up donations now »

Grateful Patient and Family Gifts

When words are not enough to express gratitude for the care provided, grateful giving extends that appreciation.

Send gift now »

Host a Fundraiser

Put the fun in Fundraiser and host an event — such as a themed party, walk-a-thon, raffle and more — with proceeds donated to your hospital to support the programs that matter to you.

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Upcoming Events

Good Samaritan Hospital Golf & Pickleball Invitational

Monday, July 15, 2024
Paramount Country Club
New City, NY

See full WMCHealth events listing »

Stories of Gratitude

“I was very impressed throughout my entire experience at Good Sam. I have only great things to say about my doctors, the nurses, the receptionist, the maintenance workers and everyone else.” — James Obrotka

Read James’s story »

“Good Samaritan is an excellent hospital. The staff members provide high-quality care, and they, too, are kind and compassionate. Being treated like a neighbor instead of just a patient adds a comforting personal touch.” — Uri Sasson

Read Uri’s story »

Read more inspirational stories from Good Samaritan Hospital »

Read inspirational stories from across the WMC network »

About Us

Board Officers

Kevin Kern

First Vice Chair
Geanette Katz

Second Vice Chair
Frederick J. Rella, Jr.

Jain Jacob

Aurelius (Aury) Licata, AAI

Board Members

Mark Acker • Joe Allen • Tara Cullen • Banks Dastine • Joseph DeCicco • Nicholas DeSantis • Phyllis Eig • Mill Etienne, MD, MPH, FAAN • Amra Sabic-El-Rayess, PhD • Doug Graubard • Sister Susan Evelyn • Gayle Hirsch, Esq • Gil Heim • Joseph Lagana • Mary Leahy, MD • Kathy Medici • Mona Montal • Mita Pandya • Shawn Reilly • Frank Stillo • Joyce Walgrove

Our Staff

Amanda Levin — Foundation Director

Amy Stern — Gift Officer

Stevie Milhaven — Development Officer, Special Events

Erica Amendola — Development Operations Manager

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Good Samaritan Hospital
Foundation Office
255 Lafayette Avenue
Suffern, New York 10901

Tax ID: 13-3400353

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