Community Challenge Grant

Portage Medical Center Foundation makes $1 million challenge grant to UH Portage Medical Center

In November 2016, the Portage Medical Center Foundation awarded a $1 million Challenge Grant to UH Portage Medical Center to support the renovation of the hospital's Emergency Department. It is the largest gift in the hospital's nearly 100-year history.

Renovations will cost an estimated $2.5 million and support a designated pediatrics waiting and exam areas, distinct from adult waiting and exam areas. Renovation plans also call for the build-out of secure exam areas for patients requiring mental health or addiction care services.

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How You Can Help 

With support from people like you, this gift has the potential to double its impact. When you make a gift of any amount, the Portage Medical Center Foundation will match it – until we reach our $1 million goal. 

To learn more about making a donation, contact Shawn Gordon, Executive Director, Portage Medical Center Foundation 330-297-8801 or via email at or make your gift online today.

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