Ways to Give

Every situation is unique. That's why we offer many different ways to give. Whether you would like to make a single cash donation online or a contribution of stocks and securities, we can guide you through the process. To learn more about the one that is right for you, call the Foundation office at (802) 447-5017. 

Give online

Making an easy and secure donation online is one of the easiest way to show your support for the valuable work happening at Southwestern Vermont Health Care. Give now.

Give by phone

Helpful staff are available to accept your gift by phone. To make your gift by phone using Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover, please call us at (802) 440-5017, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. 

Mail your donation

Download a giving form here and mail it with your check to:

SVHC Foundation
100 Hospital Drive, Suite 41
Bennington, VT 05201

Make a recurring monthly gift

To establish a recurring monthly gift charged to your credit card, please call us at (802) 447-5017.

Employee payroll giving

Employees of Southwestern Vermont Health Care and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Putnam Physicians may make a one-time gift or a recurring gift directly from their bi-weekly paychecks. To make a donation to our Employee Giving Campaign, download the printable employee giving form

Memorial and honorary gifts

Your gift to SVHC can be a meaningful way to recognize a dedicated caregiver, to honor the memory of a loved one, or to mark a special occasion. If you wish us to notify the individual(s) you are honoring or their family members, please include their names and addresses with your gift. 

If you wish to invite friends and family to make memorial contributions to SVHC in lieu of flowers, please include the Foundation address in the obituary:

SVHC Foundation
100 Hospital Drive, Suite 41
Bennington, VT 05201

We also recommend that you contact us to let us know how you wish these gifts to be directed and to share suggested language to use in an acknowledgement listing.

Gifts of stock, real estate or other assets

To make a gift of securities and other assetts to SVHC, please contact Andrew Bisselle, Director of Development, at (802) 440-4024.

Estate gifts and bequests

Leave a legacy by including a gift to SVHC in your estate plans. For more information about the many options available, including gifts that pay you income, contact Andrew Bisselle, Director of Development, at (802) 440-4024.

Gifts in-kind

SVHC Foundation appreciates gifts in kind from local companies. Contact the SVHC Foundation at (802) 447-5017 to learn how you can help. 


Time is one of the most valuable gifts to our health system. For more information about volunteering, visit our volunteer page  or contact the Volunteer Services Coordinator at (802) 440-6080.