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Make 2021 the year of gratitude: Honor your hero

01/04/2021

Expressing gratitude is healing, both for the giver and for the recipient. We invite you to share your gratitude in 2021 through our Banner Health Hero program.

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Walgreens Donation Drive to Benefit Hospital Workers

12/09/2020

Walgreens has partnered with the Banner Health Foundation to collect donations of a variety of products in high demand by hospital workers on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Charitable Gift Annuities: Generosity meets security

12/01/2020

With a charitable give annuity, the concept is simple: You make a donation using cash, marketable securities or other assets, and we, in turn, pay you a fixed amount for life. And now, if you make your gift by December 31, the gift annuity rates will be an estimated 0.3 to 0.5 percent higher than they will be beginning January 1.

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Tax advantages for charitable gifts raised by CARES Act

12/01/2020

The CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act was signed into law in April and it allows taxpayers to take a larger deduction for charitable gifts than would normally be available.

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New skin test accurately diagnoses Parkinson’s disease

11/23/2020

New research out of Banner Sun Health Research Institute (BSHRI) shows for the first time a simple skin test can accurately identify Parkinson’s disease. This is a real breakthrough since there is currently no reliable test for the disease.

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