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As you work with your clients to help them accomplish their charitable goals, we hope that you find the following information helpful. 

McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation (Tax ID#: 38-2445611) is a nonprofit, supporting organization created to receive and administer funds to support the mission of McLaren Northern Michigan and its affiliates. All contributions directly benefit the donor designated purpose and stay local, within the 22-county service area.

About McLaren Northern Michigan

McLaren Northern Michigan is a nonprofit, 202-bed regional referral center located in Petoskey, serving residents in 22 counties across northern Lower Michigan and the eastern part of the Upper Peninsula. More than 230 physicians represent nearly all medical and surgical specialties, enabling full-service care with an emphasis on cardiology, cancer, orthopedics, and neurosciences. It has achieved Magnet® status for nursing excellence, been named a Top 50 heart hospital in the U.S. by IBM/Watson Health, and received the highest national ratings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for quality and safety. McLaren Northern Michigan offers additional specialty care through its affiliates, including: McLaren Home Care and Hospice, Boulder Park Terrace, and Karmanos Cancer Center McLaren Northern Michigan. .

Gifts from Wills and Trusts:

Please note, bequests may be designated for a specific hospital program or clinical area that the client is interested in and can be designated for endowment. The following language is intended as an example.

“After fulfilling all other provisions, I hereby give, devise and bequeath to McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation, a nonprofit organization located at 360 Connable, Petoskey, MI 49770, Federal Tax ID #38-2445611, ALL OR A PERCENTAGE of the rest, residue and remainder of my estate to be used for the area of greatest need at the time the gift is received.”

Donors who have designated McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation in a will or trust are eligible to opt in to the Friend of the Hospital Program, offering nurse navigation services for clinical needs.

Appreciated Securities:

Gifts of appreciated securities can be processed through accounts held at :

Edward Jones Investments
115 East Third Street, PO Box 482
Harbor Springs, MI 49740
Phone: 231-526-5366
Fax: 855-379-2937
Account #: 48722640-1-7
DTC #: 0057

Raymond James and Associates, Inc.
422 East Mitchell St., #3, PO Box 246
Petoskey, MI 49770
Phone: 231-347-3961
Fax: 231-347-3969
Account #: 35406908
DTC#: 0725

Beneficiary Gifts from Retirement Plans, Life Insurance, Brokerage Accounts or others with a beneficiary designation

The following information should be listed on the change of beneficiary form:

McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation
EIN # 38-2445611
Incorporated in: Petoskey, MI

IRA Qualified Charitable Distributions

McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, categorized as a supporting organization under section 509(a)(3) of the tax code.

All intended QCD gifts must be made payable to: McLaren Northern Michigan (EIN 38-2146751), a qualified charitable organization.

QCD gifts to the above organization should be mailed to:

    McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation
    360 Connable Ave.
    Petoskey, MI 49770

Note to Advisors

Please encourage your clients to inform us of their decision to leave a future gift so that we may thank them by offering membership in both the Legacy Society and Friend of the Hospital programs. The donor may opt in to both programs while remaining anonymous for recognition purposes. Friends of the Hospital have access to nurse navigation services offered through the Foundation.