Ways To Give

All funds donated to Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation are used to enhance the programs and services Cape Fear Valley Health provides to our community.


The physicians, nurses, technologists and other medical professionals at Cape Fear Valley Health work every day to take care of our community’s healthcare needs and improve the health of everyone in our region. Your tax-deductible gift to Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation provides support of this work and is an investment in the health and wellness of our region.

You can donate online now at our secure donation page using a using a credit card. It’s fast, easy, and safe—and we can put your gift to work immediately. Click here

Contributions may also be mailed to : Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation, PO Box 87526, Fayetteville, NC 28304. Cash and check are accepted as well as gifts of securities and property. In addition, matching gifts are welcomed. Contact our office at (910)615-1285 if you have questions about specific gift acceptance policies.

Annual Giving

All gifts to Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation are appreciated and make a difference in so many in our community as they receive healthcare from Cape Fear Valley Health. Donors who choose to contribute to the Foundation each year, year after year, provide a base of support for the ongoing healthcare needs of our community. Your gifts help fund immediate needs as well as long term initiatives which have a positive impact on the health and wellness of our community.

Tribute Giving

Tribute giving to Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation is a meaningful way to recognize someone who has made a difference in your life.

Honorariums and Memorials

You may wish to honor a special person in your life by making a gift to the Foundation. These gifts may be to recognize a special occasion, such as a birthday, anniversary or other milestone.

Gifts may also be made in memory of someone influential in your life as a way to recognize the impact they had on you.

Honorariums and memorials may be designated to any area of funding and may be in any amount. A card will be sent to the person honored or the family of the individual memorialized, informing them of your generosity.

Families wishing to direct contributions in memory of loved ones may use the following notification: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation, PO Box 87526, Fayetteville, NC 28304.

Grateful Patients and Families

A gift through our Grateful Patients and Families program is the perfect way to honor a caregiver at Cape Fear Valley Health who made a difference to you or your family. It is an opportunity to say thank you and make a gift in appreciation of your caregiver. Your caregiver will be recognized in front of their peers and Cape Fear Valley Health leadership with a lapel pin and a certificate signed by the Cape Fear Valley Health Chief Executive Officer. Your gift enables us to continue to provide the exceptional care you received as a patient.

Doctor’s Day

Every year on March 30, we pause to recognize the importance of physicians and the compassion and dedication with which they practice medicine. The day is also an opportunity to make a contribution to Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation in honor of a physician who has provided you and your family exceptional care.

Light of Life

For over 30 years, the grand magnolia tree on the front lawn of Cape Fear Valley Medical Center has been illuminated during the holiday season and it serves as a beacon of hope and healing for many in our community. It has become a symbol of gratitude for many in our community for the care they have received at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. Over the years, donors have chosen to honor individuals by sponsoring a lifetime light on the tree. Lights may be sponsored with an unrestricted gift of $250 to Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation. Click here to search for a sponsored light. To sponsor a light, click here

Events in the Community

You can support the Foundation by sponsoring and / or attending one of our three signature events.

Circle of Friends Gala

Held each January, this elegant black tie dinner dance provides a nice evening out for the community while supporting critical needs of Cape Fear Valley Health. Click here to view gallery.

Ribbon Walk and Run

Each spring, our community gathers at Festival Park to celebrate cancer survivors and to raise money to support those undergoing treatment with a 5k walk and run. Click here for more information.

Friends of Children Golf and Tennis Classic

During the fall, golfers and tennis players gather for a full day of raising money, clubs and racquets in support of children’s services at Cape Fear Valley Health. Click here for more information

Community events

Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation appreciates the many businesses, civic groups and individuals who raise money on our behalf through a number of different types of events. If your group has plans to have a fundraiser on our behalf, please contact our office at least one month prior to your planned event for more information on how we can support your efforts.

Planned Giving

The Legacy Circle has been established to recognize those supporters who have made a planned gift to Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation. For more information on how you can support our work through your estate planning, please click here.

Giving from the Inside Out
(Employee Giving)

Cape Fear Valley Health team members are encouraged to be a part of the annual employee giving campaign. Gifts can be made through a recurring payroll deduction, a one-time cash, check, credit card or payroll gift, or by donating unused paid time off hours. Gifts may be directed to any fund held by Cape Fear Valley Health Foundation, including the Lighthouse Society, a program that assists employees who experience catastrophic events, such as a serious illness, or major loss of property, which cause financial distress.