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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.

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Latest Patient Stories


Jan Deer

On a very cold day in January 2015, I just wasn’t feeling well. I had been to my doctor’s office several times, but nothing was helping. Then I had a mammogram. And everything became very real. 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 Read more…


Dan Griffey – Back to life, renewed perspective

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…


Reid cancer navigator gives hope and support

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…