Foundation News

The BIG Outside at Cardon Children's Medical Center


The BIG Outside

The BIG Outside is now open at Banner Children’s at Cardon Children’s Medical Center in Mesa, offering activities to help children keep their minds off treatment or receive rehabilitation therapy outdoors.

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Donor Gifts to Considine Hematology Research Fund Matched Dollar-for-dollar


Hematology Research Fund

The Banner Health Foundation announced a matching gift opportunity to support cancer research at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center in the area of blood cancer clinical trials. To advance promising research in this area, R. W. Considine generously committed a $500,000 matching gift to establish the first Hematology Research Fund at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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Rollover your IRA for good



If you're like most people receiving annual income from an IRA, you want to help reduce your tax bill each year. A great way to save on your taxes while supporting the causes and programs important to you is by rolling over part or all of your required minimum distribution, or RMD, to a charity like the Banner Health Foundation or Banner Alzheimer’s Foundation.

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Breakthrough Victory



Banner Alzheimer’s Foundation, the philanthropic resource for Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, announced in April that its $40 million goal for the campaign, begun in 2011, has been reached.

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Annual Gala Raises Funds to Prevent Pediatric Blindness


Pointer Sisters rock the night

A robust turn-out for Banner Health Foundation's festive gala supported the prevention of blindness in high-risk premature babies across Arizona.

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