Circle of Life Hospice is a 501(c)3 non-profit, Medicare Certified Agency. As a non-profit agency any donations received are tax deductible. We rely heavily on donations to ensure our patients have the best Hospice Care available. In fact, donations made up a large percentage of the dollars used to build the Legacy Lodge. Circle of Life’s main goal is to be able to provide services to everyone who is in need regardless of their ability to pay. The only way this can be done is through the generosity of our donors.

What kind of gifts can I give?

Some examples of gifts and donations that can be given are:

  • Memorials in Honor of a loved one, such as setting up memorials through your funeral home
    to be directed to Circle of Life Hospice
  • Planned gifts through a person’s will, life insurance policies, trusts or other financial avenues.
  • In-kind gifts, such as donating medical equipment or supplies that can be used by hospice.

What are my donations to Circle of Life used for?

Your generous donations are used in a variety of ways all focused on enhancing the care and overall experience our patients and family receive during their time on hospice. Some of the ways your gifts are used are:

  • Assisting uninsured patients
  • Maintenance and upkeep of the Legacy Lodge
  • Medical equipment and supplies
  • Patient Medications – some of these can be hundreds of dollars each month
  • Volunteer program- mileage reimbursement, training and events
  • Resource materials for bereavement, support groups and presentations

How do I make a donation to Circle of Life Hospice?

Checks may be made out to Circle of Life Hospice and can be delivered to our offices inside the Legacy Lodge anytime between normal office hours of 8:00 – 4:30 M-F. You may also mail checks. Please make sure you properly note if the donation is in memory of someone and also who the donation is from, including address and phone so we can properly record your donation and get you a tax receipt for your charitable donation.

Circle of Life also has an online giving option through Paypal. This is an easy and secure way to make a donation to Circle of Life. Please click on the online donation link below for this option.

Every dollar counts, join our cause and help the terminally ill.
For your peace of mind, Circle of Life ensures your donations are used in an ethical way at all times by having regular audits by an independent reviewer and through the oversight of our volunteer board of directors comprised of well respected members of our community.

“Words can not express our appreciation of the cares that you gave to our loved one, nor the support you gave to us with her passing away. We will always be grateful for the love shown to all of us. Thank you so much”.