FAQs About Supporting Winchester Hospital

The following are frequently asked questions about donating to Winchester Hospital.

Q: If I donate to Winchester Hospital, does my money go to the bigger Lahey Health system?
A: All donations made to Winchester Hospital stay local, to improve health care in our community.

Q: What is the relationship between Winchester Hospital and Lahey Health?
A: Winchester Hospital 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 Winchester Hospital ask for donations?
A: Winchester Hospital is a nonprofit organization. With health care costs skyrocketing, hospitals like ours 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 Winchester Hospital?
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 a Champions of Care gift.

Q: How can I find out if my company offers a matching gift program to match my donation to Winchester Hospital?
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 Winchester Hospital and mail it to:

Winchester Hospital Foundation
41 Highland Avenue
Winchester, MA 01890