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Ways to Give

There are many ways to make a gift to Summa Health, now or over your lifetime. No matter what method you choose, you may designate your support to a specific area or hospital program, or you may give an unrestricted gift to the Summa Fund to be used for an area of greatest need.

Monetary Gifts

  • Give online with a credit card
  • Give by phone with a credit card by calling 330.375.3159
  • Give by mail by sending your check to:

    Summa Health
    Foundation – 51140
    PO Box 2090
    Akron, OH 44309-2090

Gifts of Stock or Securities

Gifts of appreciated stocks or securities are a valuable contribution to Summa Health and may provide a significant tax advantage to you. For details on transferring a stock or security, please call 330.375.3159.

Honor & Memorial Gifts

Honor someone special or memorialize a loved one with a special gift to Summa Health. A personalized letter will be sent to the honoree or their family, notifying them of the honor or memorial gift. The gift amount will remain confidential. Make an honor or memorial gift online or call 330.375.3159.

Gift Planning

Bequests and other estate gifts touch every department and program, supporting patient care advancements and teaching initiatives throughout Summa Health. Call 330.375.3159 or visit the Gift Planning website to learn more about how you can make a difference through a planned gift.


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If your situation is an emergency, call 911.