Giving comes in many forms

Ways to donate to Corewell Health Foundation West Michigan and Helen DeVos Children's Hospital.

Ways to give

Giving opportunities

Making a difference starts with you.


24th Annual Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Radiothon

Radiothon is more than a fundraising event. It’s a two-day, on-air experience centered on the impact we’re making inside these hospital walls. It’s a chance to support the kids in the hospital at the heart of our community.

More ways to give

Planned Giving

Deciding how to divide your assets among family, friends and charity at the end of life is a matter of the heart. Learn more about how you can make a planned gift through your estate.


When you endow, you create a permanent legacy. Through your endowment, generations will remember you, what you cared about, and what you stood for.

Create your own event

There is no limit when it comes to creative fundraising ideas, and we’re here to help make it a success with resources and support.

Create an online fundraiser

Setup a fundraising page to raise funds for a cause.

Memorials and tributes

Honor their memory with a gift to improve health, inspire hope and save lives.

Giving societies

Join a group of donors focused on the lifesaving and life-changing work of Corewell Health.

Wish lists

View and purchase the most needed items throughout Corewell Health West Michigan including Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital.

Recognize a caregiver

Highlight a caregiver that made a difference for you.

About the Foundation

Board of trustees
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Marge Potter, Board Chair
Maria DeVos, Vice Chair
Ron Alvesteffer, Secretary
Kelly Dyer, President

Richard Antonini
Jeffrey Bennett
Patricia Betz
Johnny Brann Jr.
Shannon Cohen
Jason Decker
Tina Freese Decker
Dale DeHaan
Nancy Hanenburg
Donnalee Holton
Candace Matthews
Richard McNamara, MD.
Davey Mehney
Mary Beth Meijer
Patrick Miles
Janet Nisbett

Amrita Pant
Scott Robinson, DDS
Joan Secchia
Andrew Shannon
Drew Wierda
Aaron Wong
Sally Zarafonetis

Lifetime members

Wilbur A. Lettinga*
Peter P. Renucci *


Dick DeVos
Sarla Puri, MD
Joyce Winchester

*Denotes deceased member

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Corewell Health Foundation West Michigan leadership

Kelly Dyer

Joe Gagliardi
Director of Strategic Partnerships & Campaign Initiatives

Tara Werkhoven
Director of Principal Gifts & Donor Relations

Greg Workman
Director of Operations & Finance

Community hospital foundation and planned giving contacts

Janine Dalman
Pennock Hospital Foundation Director
Zeeland Hospital Foundation Director

Gilbert Garcia
Gerber Hospital Foundation Director
Ludington Hospital Foundation Director

Kristin Long
Planned Giving 

Shelly Westbrook
Big Rapids and Reed City Hospitals Foundation Director
Greenville Hospital Foundation Director