The Toledo Clinic Establishes Foundation To Help Patients with Non-Medical Expenses
News > The Toledo Clinic Establishes Foundation To Help Patients with Non-Medical Expenses
People who work in medical practices often encounter patients who are facing the
most difficult circumstances imaginable. Many times, their health conditions have
caused economic hardship that impacts their entire life, including the ability to pay
for life’s necessities, such as housing, utilities and food.
For years, staff members at The Toledo Clinic’s medical practices have responded by
raising money among themselves to help needy families pay their non-medical
Starting in 2018, The Toledo Clinic is building on the generosity of its employees by
creating The Toledo Clinic Foundation, which will formalize the giving program
while also allowing it a chance to grow.
“By establishing a Foundation, we can go out and seek larger gifts from the
philanthropic community in the area,” said Mike D’Eramo, Chief Administrative
Officer of The Toledo Clinic. “Those funds, when combined with money we raise
internally from our caring and generous physicians and staff, will allow us to help
The Foundation is in the process of naming a volunteer board as well as establishing
guidelines and an application process for people who need assistance.
“Our high quality of care is built on the commitment and generosity of the people
who work for us,” said D’Eramo. “The Toledo Clinic Foundation will reflect the very
The Toledo Clinic is a multi-specialty group practice, consisting of over 270
independent physicians and associated healthcare professionals, practicing in 40
medical and surgical specialties, at more than 60 locations, across northwest Ohio
and southeast Michigan.
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