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Stories of Philanthropic Impact

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Philanthropy supports statewide nurse excellence at IU Health

Talking with Monika Lam-Chi, MHA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC, is like talking to a great football coach. She clearly sees all the positions and understands how to get the most out of those roles to work cohesively to achieve something bigger. Except Lam-Chi, program director, System Nursing, isn’t leading a…

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City of Indianapolis awards IU Health $250,000 grant to launch Opioid Engagement Team

The City of Indianapolis recently awarded IU Health a $250,000 grant to establish an Opioid Engagement Team, consisting of an IU Health social worker and a police officer from IU Health’s Department of Public Safety. The new team, modeled on other cities’ crisis intervention team concepts, will…

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IndyCar fan says IU Health is the real winner

The machinery inside the historic Indy racecars on display at Rev, IU Health Foundation’s signature event, is fascinating, but even better is the machinery inside Michael Lashmett. “I had never had heart trouble,” he says. “I had no idea this was going to happen. The EMTs got to me right away.…

A message from Foundation President Crystal Miller

IU Health Foundation leverages the power of philanthropy to support the IU Health mission of making Indiana one of the nation’s healthiest states. When you give to IU Health, you aren’t just making a donation—you’re making all the difference.

Thanks to philanthropic support, IU Health is helping patients live longer and better. We are arming our clinicians with state-of-the art tools and knowledge. We are taking healthy habits and practical solutions beyond hospital walls and into our communities. We are building spaces that deliver the future of healthcare. None of this is possible without our donors. We are grateful for your partnership to make Indiana healthier.

IU Health Foundation was formed in 2018 by integrating individual foundations within IU Health into a bigger, stronger Foundation that attracts the transformative gifts IU Health needs to improve Hoosiers’ health. The Foundation honors the intentions of past donors and historic philanthropic relationships, while taking advantage of synergies and efficiencies created through integrated work. We also ensure that local stays local; your gift goes where you want it to go.

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Thank You

A message from Foundation President Crystal Miller

IU Health Foundation leverages the power of philanthropy to support the IU Health mission of making Indiana one of the nation’s healthiest states. When you give to IU Health, you aren’t just making a donation—you’re making all the difference.

Thanks to philanthropic support, IU Health is helping patients live longer and better. We are arming our clinicians with state-of-the art tools and knowledge. We are taking healthy habits and practical solutions beyond hospital walls and into our communities. We are building spaces that deliver the future of healthcare. None of this is possible without our donors. We are grateful for your partnership to make Indiana healthier.

IU Health Foundation was formed in 2018 by integrating individual foundations within IU Health into a bigger, stronger Foundation that attracts the transformative gifts IU Health needs to improve Hoosiers’ health. The Foundation honors the intentions of past donors and historic philanthropic relationships, while taking advantage of synergies and efficiencies created through integrated work. We also ensure that local stays local; your gift goes where you want it to go.

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Read Crystal Miller’s newest Quarterly Report

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Apr 19

Q1 Report: Leveraging Philanthropy to Attract Visionaries

Crystal Hinson Miller, president of IU Health Foundation, is a national leader in healthcare philanthropy. Here, she shares her personal reflections. As someone working in the healthcare industry, I often get asked for recommendations when a friend or someone they love is facing a major health…

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Mar 07

Changing the narrative on Indiana’s health

As we prepared to announce IU Health Foundation’s $200 million “All The Difference” fundraising campaign, we spotted a national news story that underscored the importance of the work the campaign will fund. In recent years, the generally poor health of Indiana residents has been documented in a…

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Jul 20

Q3 Quarterly Report: Why destination healthcare matters for IU Health neighbors

Crystal Hinson Miller, president of IU Health Foundation, is a national leader in healthcare philanthropy. Here, she shares her personal reflections. Having worked in healthcare philanthropy since the late 1990s, I’ve heard and used the phrase “destination healthcare” for years. But it wasn’t until…

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When you give to IU Health, you aren’t just making a donation--you are making a difference. There are many ways to give, and we will gladly tailor a plan that matches your personal giving priorities.

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