Memorials and Tribute Gifts
Honor Someone Special With a Future Gift in Their Name
If you have a loved one who has been impacted by Akron Children's Hospital, establishing a memorial or tribute gift is a meaningful way to honor your loved one or celebrate a special occasion such as a birthday while supporting the work of our mission. Your memorial or tribute gift will be a lasting tribute to your loved one and make a difference in the lives of those we serve.
For gifts to support a newly established endowment fund in the name of the deceased
The family has requested that memorial tributes take the form of donations to the (deceased name here) endowed fund at Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation, (address information here – see options below).
For gifts to support the Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation
The family has requested that memorial tributes take the form of donations to Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation, (address information here – see options below).
For gifts to support a specific service line or department at Akron Children’s Hospital
The family has requested that memorial tributes take the form of donations to the (specific service line or department) at Akron Children’s Hospital (address information here – see options below). Please make checks payable to the Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Please insert the appropriate Hospital address information from the options below:
Akron Campus: One Perkins Square, Akron, OH 44308
Mahoning Valley Campus: 6505 Market Street, Boardman, OH 44512
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When Sarah's father passed away, she knew she wanted to do something that would establish a lasting legacy for him. She remembered that during his lifetime he was always praising Akron Children's for its tireless efforts to better his community.
Sarah decided to make a gift to Akron Children's in her father's name using appreciated securities. Not only will her father's legacy live on at Akron Children's thanks to the gift and a commemorative plaque, but Sarah also received a federal income tax charitable deduction (because she itemizes her taxes) and eliminated capital gains tax on the securities.
- Contact Maureen Gaffney Katanic at 330-543-8343 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information on creating a memorial gift at Akron Children's.
- Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
- If you make a memorial gift to Akron Children's through your estate, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.
Legal Name: Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation
Address: One Perkins Square, Akron, OH 44308
Federal Tax ID Number: 23-7114013
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Information contained herein was accurate at the time of posting. The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in any examples are for illustrative purposes only. References to tax rates include federal taxes only and are subject to change. State law may further impact your individual results. California residents: Annuities are subject to regulation by the State of California. Payments under such agreements, however, are not protected or otherwise guaranteed by any government agency or the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association. Oklahoma residents: A charitable gift annuity is not regulated by the Oklahoma Insurance Department and is not protected by a guaranty association affiliated with the Oklahoma Insurance Department. South Dakota residents: Charitable gift annuities are not regulated by and are not under the jurisdiction of the South Dakota Division of Insurance.