Welcome and thank you for considering a gift to the Bethesda Foundation. Your gift will help make a difference in the lives of seniors and their families.
Philanthropy has always been an important part of Bethesda. The Bethesda Foundation, organized in 1983, offers numerous ways for you to help fulfill our mission. Your support is greatly appreciated and will benefit our seniors and their families for years to come.
Since its inception the Foundation has contributed in a number of ways to benefit our community and those served by Bethesda. Examples of programs and services made possible through the efforts and resources of the Foundation include:
Day Break Adult Day Services
Providing an alternative to long-term care. Day Break allows individuals to remain in their homes and also provides respite to caregivers.
A 39-unit income-based senior apartment complex.
Bethesda at Home: Home Health Care
Bringing skilled health care and homemaking services to individuals in the comfort and security of their home – allowing them to remain independent for as long as possible.
Funding of two handicapped-accessible vans to provide transportation for nursing home residents and assisted living tenants to medical appointments.
Sunrise Village Independent and Assisted Living
A 55-unit Independent Living and 37-unit Assisted Living apartment complex.
Funding for iPads, iPods and computers for use by residents.
Funding for special resident activities to promote purposeful living
Contact the Bethesda Foundation:
Stefanie Ryan, Development Director
320.214.5600 or firstname.lastname@example.org
901 Willmar Ave SE
Willmar, MN 56201