Ways to Give

Hospital Hospitality House of Southwest Michigan is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Through the generous support of our community (i.e. Individuals, civic groups, businesses and our hospital partners), we are able to fulfill our mission to make it easier for families to support their loved one receiving medical care by providing a homelike, comforting place to stay. Thank you for your continued support!

Annual Appeals

Each year we hold a Summer Appeal and an Year End Appeal. You can give a gift online with the button below…

…or mail a gift to our office at…

Hospital Hospitality House
828 S. Burdick St.
Kalamazoo, MI 49001


If you have any questions regarding donations to the Hospital Hospitality House, contact the Executive Director at (269) 341-7811.

Planned Giving

A contribution that is arranged in the present and allocated at a future date. Commonly donated through a will or trust, planned gifts are most often granted once the donor has passed away. Donated assets can include tangible personal property, life insurance, retirement plan assets, appreciated securities and cash.  Talk to your lawyer or financial advisor on ways to create a lasting legacy at the Hospital Hospitality House through your estate. Contact the Executive Director at (269) 341-7811 for additional information.

Charitable Bequest

A gift of personal property or financial assets such as stocks and bonds to a charity upon the death of the person who made the will.

Beneficiary Designations

A way to gift funds in IRAs and Retirements Plans and Life Insurance Policies by designating the charity as the beneficiary.

Qualified Charitable Distribution

A way to gift IRA funds up to $100,000 (must be 70½ or older) directly to a charity without a taxable distribution.

Charitable Remainder Trust

An irrevocable trust that generates a potential income stream to the donor with the remainder of the donated assets going to the designated charity.

Charitable Gift Annuity

A contract between donor and charity, where the donor transfers cash or property to charity in exchange for a partial tax deduction and a lifetime stream of annual income from the charity.

Other Ways to Give


When an individual or organization becomes a Sponsor-a-Day sponsor, the donor is recognized in the House(s) as well as on social media. Donors may designate their donation in honor or in memory of someone.

A $1,000 donation sponsors both Houses for a full day. A $500 donation sponsors one of the Houses.

Harding eScrip Community Card

Harding’s Markets will contribute up to 4% of your purchases to the House when you use your registered card. Here’s how it works: (1) Pick up a card at any Harding’s Markets and (2) Register your new card at hardings.com, designating the House as your charity.

United Way

If you or your employer participates in the United Way campaign, you can designate  all or part of your donation to the House. For the United Way of Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Region Donor Form:  (1) In the “designate support for a specific service area” box, check Kalamazoo County and indicate the dollar amount or the percentage of your total gift you would like donated to the House and (2) Write “Hospital Hospitality House of Southwest Michigan, 828 S. Burdick St., Kalamazoo, MI 49001″ in the blank space at the bottom of the box. The HHH account number is 82446.

For other United Way organizations, ask your representative for instructions.

For more information, please contact the Executive Director at (269) 341-7811.

Wish List

Your generosity helps our guests be able to focus their attention on their loved one’s recovery. We greatly appreciate your donation of household items from the list below. You could also buy the items via Harding’s Markets or Amazon Smile (as mentioned above) to really help us with your donation.


Household Supplies

Laundry Room

Bedding and Bath

Office Supplies

Guest Personal Needs

Gift Cards