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The Powerful Impact
of Giving

Donations from people like you do not just make a huge impact on our programs, equipment, research, and technology. They also help transform lives. As a not-for-profit 501(c)3 hospital, Shepherd could not do what we do without you. By giving now, you’ll make life transformations for more patients possible – now and into the future.


Donate Online

Your online gift to the Shepherd Center Foundation is tax-deductible. After contributing, you will receive an acknowledgment letter for your tax records.

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Honoring a
Loved One

A gift in memory of a loved one, celebrating an accomplishment, or marking a milestone in someone’s life can write new chapters of resilience and restoration for Shepherd patients and their families.

Make a tribute gift by clicking the link below, or to learn more about tribute gifts, contact Jessica Ayres-Williams by email or 404-350-7330.

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Legacy Giving

Our clinical teams have helped tens of thousands of patients and families put their lives back together. Through legacy giving, you can help ensure Shepherd can provide life-renewing care for decades to come.

  • Gifts of stock
  • Retirement assets
  • Will bequests
  • Trusts and charitable gift annuities
  • Life insurance policies

We will collaborate with you or your advisors to design a giving plan that works for you and Shepherd’s bright future.

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Giving Councils & Committees

Giving Councils and Committees at Shepherd Center offers a unique opportunity to make a collective impact on the lives of patients, families, and staff. Joining one of these councils or committees enables professionals and community volunteers to actively contribute to Shepherd Center’s mission while fostering leadership skills and a spirit of service.

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Fundraisers & Events

At Shepherd, we do everything with heart and humor – including our fundraising events. What could be better than raising money and having fun doing it? Consider planning a fundraiser in your community, using social media, or a site like Givesmart, to raise money for Shepherd while also putting your personal spin and touch on it. You can learn more about upcoming Shepherd events–from golf tournaments to parties–and find information about how to host your own fundraiser.

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Corporate Alliances

Does your business or workplace have a charitable giving program? By supporting Shepherd, your company’s donations go to a foundation with a perfect score on Finance and Accountability as rated by Charity Navigator. They’ll also make a meaningful difference in the lives of patients and their families.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Donating your treasure is not the only way you can contribute to Shepherd Center’s mission. We’re equally grateful for your time and talents too! There are many ways you can volunteer at Shepherd. Take a look and see what volunteer opportunities are right for you.

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Share Your Support

One of the best ways to support Shepherd Center is to keep our community flourishing by sharing our mission with family and friends. Help us expand our reach out in the community by sharing our mission on social media.