FAQs About Supporting Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

The following are frequently asked questions about making donations to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center.

Q: If I donate to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, does my money go to the bigger Lahey Health system?
A: No. All donations made to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center stay at the hospital, to improve health care in your community.

Q: What is the relationship between Lahey Hospital & Medical Center and Lahey Health?
A: Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a member of Lahey Health, giving you the best of both worlds – local care when you want it, and specialized care when you need it.

Q: Why does Lahey Hospital & Medical Center ask for donations from the community?
A: With health care costs skyrocketing, nonprofit institutions like Lahey Hospital & Medical Center rely on philanthropy to help make purchases and improvements beyond the limitations of their annual budgets. Philanthropy is critical to our ability to invest in people, programs, and technology to continue to deliver the best care possible to our patients.

Q: A family member has died. How can I let people know that we’d like them to make a memorial donation to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center?
A: We sincerely appreciate the support that comes to us from memorial gifts. Click here  to see language that you can include in an obituary to support our hospital.

Q: How can I make a gift to thank my doctor or nurse for the care I’ve received?
A: Our caregivers are always deeply touched to hear that a patient or family has made a donation in their names. Click here to learn more about making a Champions of Care gift.

Q: How can I find out if my company offers a matching gift program to match my donation to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center?
A: To find out if your employer will match your gift, go to our Matching Gift Company Directory and type in the name of your company.

Q: If I want to make a donation by check instead of online, where should I send it?
A: Please make your check payable to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center and mail it to:

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
Philanthropy Department
41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01805