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Giving Levels

Join a group of philanthropists who believe in improving the quality of healthcare in Southwest Louisiana. Become a member of Lake Charles Memorial Health System's Chairman’s Society by committing to give at least $1,000 annually.

Be a part of a generous group of donors who believe in the mission, vision and purpose of the Foundation at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital and are invested in improving the health of the people Southwest Louisiana through philanthropy. You contributions allow us to make a difference in the lives of our patients every day.


  • Invitation to signature events
  • Tax deduction for charitable donations
  • *Your name will be listed in the annual report for the previous calendar year
  • **Your name will be displayed on the Digital Giving Wall at the main campus
  • ***Invitation to our Leadership Donor Appreciation Reception

1952 Legacy Circle

A society that recognizes individuals who have made gifts to the Foundation at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital through wills and bequests, naming the Foundation as a beneficiary of their life insurance or retirement assets.

Oak Park Society

Donors with cumulative giving of $25,000 and above.

  • Founder’s Club: $1,000,000 to $2,499,999
  • Chairman’s Club: $500,000 to $999,999
  • Trustees Club: $250,000 to $499,999
  • Pillar Club: $100,000 to $249,999
  • Catalyst Club: $50,000 to $99,999
  • Ambassador’s Club: $25,000 to $49,999

​Oak Park Society and 1952 Legacy Circle Donors are recognized as lifetime Friends of the Foundation and Annual Giving donors are recognized as Friends of the Foundation during a calendar year.

Annual Giving Levels

Donors who contribute gifts up to $24,999 within a calendar year.

  • Leader: $17,500-$24,999
  • Benefactor: $10,000-$17,499
  • Builder: $5,000-$9,999***
  • Sustainer: $2,500-$4,999
  • Patron: $1,000-$2,499**
  • Supporter: $500-$999*
  • Friend: $0 to $499

*Donor will be recognized on the Foundation’s Digital Donor Wall at the main campus on Oak Park Boulevard

**Donor will be mentioned on the Foundation’s Annual report

***Donor and a guest will be invited to our annual Appreciation Event

Community Partners

In-kind contributions from businesses in the area valued at $500 or more.

Physicians Giving Circle

An exclusive group of physicians who contribute gifts of $1,000 or more.

Employee Giving Campaign

Lake Charles Memorial Health System employees contribute to the cause or program fund of their choice.