Frank Rickman’s Story

An elderly man stands outside in the woods on a sunny day, smiling.

Frank donates to Bon Secours Hampton Roads Foundation to give his city the best health care possible Frank Rickman knows first-hand how important it is to have a hospital in his community of Franklin, VA. He wants to make sure his small city continues to access to great care. “It is rare for a city…

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Meet Debra Long

An elderly woman stands outside beneath some trees in late autumn.

Thanks to you, Debra had life-changing bariatric surgery Debra Long’s life before her bariatric surgery was painful and unhealthy. She was overweight, borderline diabetic and in need of a knee replacement. Even going up a flight of stairs hurt. She found relief at the Bon Secours Hampton Roads bariatric surgery program at Mary Immaculate Hospital,…

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Susan Pilato’s Story

A middle-aged woman stands by a lakeside, smiling.

Susan gives to community health programs because they reflect the mission of Bon Secours Susan Pilato has been a Bon Secours Hampton Roads Foundation donor for a number of years. She gives because she sees the need in her community. She also sees the passion of those who provide care. Witnessing both is why she…

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Meet Candace Pitts

An middle-aged woman stands on a suburban street, smiling.

You helped Candace make the long trek to her treatments for breast cancer Candace Pitts is the co-owner of a bed and breakfast on a farm in rural Virginia. The seclusion is part of her business’ appeal. But it also makes her drive to see her doctor about two hours by car. After a breast…

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Meet Nancy Rowe

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You’re helping Nancy stay active while she recovers from a broken hip at East Pavilion Nancy Rowe has always been one busy lady. Even an extended stay at Bon Secours Southampton Medical Center’s skilled care and long-term care facility, East Pavilion, to recover from a broken hip isn’t slowing down this 86-year-old. “At one point…

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Meet Louise Edwards

An elderly woman stands outside a Bon Secours facility in Hampton Roads, VA.

Louise gives because she wants to contribute to Bon Secours’ success Louise Edwards recently retired from Bon Secours after more than 30 years. She’s been contributing to the Foundation for nearly as long and continues her generosity as a retiree. “I’m able to go an extra step to make things happen in a charitable way,”…

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$500,000 gift to Harbour View Medical Center campaign

A group of business people, surrounded by balloons, exchange an XL check in front of a hospital under construction.

TowneBank donates $500,000 to Bon Secours Harbour View Medical Center campaign Construction is under way for a new three-story facility in Suffolk, VA Bon Secours Hampton Roads Foundation recently announced a substantial donation of $500,000 from TowneBank in support of the new Bon Secours Harbour View Medical Center, a three-story, 98,000-square-foot hospital currently under construction…

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Meet Cassie Lewis

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Cassie gives to Bon Secours Hampton Roads Foundation because the Foundation supports nurses As Chief Nursing & Quality Officer for Bon Secours Hampton Roads, Cassie Lewis works to ensure that nurses are prepared and practicing at the highest level possible to provide patient quality of care and safety. When Cassie learned that she could become…

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Board Giving Challenge

Giving Opportunity Board Giving Challenge 100% in 100 Days Board Giving Challenge Make your annual board member gift and help Bon Secours Hampton Roads Foundation earn up to $25,000 If you make at least one donation to Bon Secours Hampton Roads Foundation between January 1 and May 31, your participation will be counted toward the 100%…

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Allie’s Story

Your support means Allie can focus on her studies Allie Etheridge is off to a great start for her first year at James Madison University. Along with her dorm decorations and school supplies, Allie was awarded a financial gift from the Friends of Maryview Scholarship and the peace of mind that goes along with it.…

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