McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation
Area of Greatest Need

Area of Greatest Need

family at patient bedside

The Power of an Unrestricted Gift

Gifts to the Area of Greatest Need, or Unrestricted Fund, makes a significant difference in the lives of our patients, staff, and community. When you contribute to the Unrestricted Fund, you help to support a variety of programs and departments, including:

  • Emergency Department
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Cardiovascular Unit
  • Medical/Surgical Unit
  • Patient Education
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Surgery
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit
  • Oncology Unit
  • Outpatient Rehabilitation
  • Recent gifts to the Unrestricted Fund have supported 3D Mammography, Specialty Surgical Instruments, Vital Sign Machines, Fetal Heart Monitors and Bili Lights for newborns, Stereotactic Breast Biopsy Table, Ultrasound Technology, Cardiac Rehab Equipment, just to name a few.


respiratory manager and equipment
“I’m so grateful to have six new ventilators – not only for COVID-19 patients, but for others who need respiratory care. This is an incredible gift to our hospital.”
-Jori Poland, Respiratory Therapy Clinical Manager