Thank you for your interest in the Reid Health Foundation
Formed in 1975, the Foundation was organized solely to support the activities of Reid Health, receiving over 3,000 individual and corporate gifts annually.
With a large and broadly representative board, Reid Health Foundation has been able to provide support and grants to a large number of patients and health-related programs in its 41 years of existence.
On our site, you can:
- take a look at our moving patient stories
- view a list of current grants
- get to know some of our donors
- and make a gift today.
Latest Patient Stories
I was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer, which had metastasized into my right lung. Dr. Tom Grayson took immediate action to have 2.4 liters of fluid taken from my right lung. He performed a needle biopsy and at that time my life changed forever. Dr. Grayson, Dr. Derek Serna, Dr. John Kuhn and Dr. Paul Howanitz, along with their Read more…
It was a cold, icy January morning. I woke up at 3:30 a.m. with what seemed like indigestion. I remember laying there waiting for it to pass. When it didn’t get better after 15 minutes, I decided to get up. I realized something was wrong when I couldn’t stand and began to fall, catching myself with the dresser. I thought Read more…
When Lula Boomershine was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer in October 2013, she figured she had about a month to live. More than a year later, Lula credits her recovery to the dedicated cancer team at Reid, including her cancer navigator. Lula’s journey with cancer began when she started to feel short of breath and extremely tired. Her family Read more…