Make life better for someone in need


Help your neighbor

The holidays are a time for giving back to those less fortunate and Banner Health Foundation has three ways you can support a neighbor in need this year. With your help:

Toy Closets can overflow with choices for every kid at an Arizona Banner Children’s medical center.

Comfort Care Carts can be stocked with comfort items for patients undergoing chemotherapy.

Homebound Seniors can receive friendly visits, meal deliveries, and birthday presents.

Give back . . .

$5 million gift to create center of excellence

Ira A. Fulton

The focus is on childhood obesity

The Fulton Family Foundation has made a $5 million gift to the Banner Health Foundation to establish the Dr. Robin Blackstone Childhood Obesity Center of Excellence at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix. The Fulton Family Foundation is chaired by longtime Valley homebuilder and philanthropist Ira A. Fulton.

This gift establishes Arizona’s first center of excellence dedicated specifically to pediatric obesity and metabolic disorders.

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