At Shriners Hospitals for Children, the health and safety of our patients, families, volunteers and staff is our top priority. With the evolving situation regarding COVID-19, we are closely monitoring updates from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and are actively following their recommendations.

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Ways to give

Ways to give

Your generosity helps provide hope, comfort and healing to children with orthopaedic conditions from the Intermountain West and beyond.

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City relies on the generosity of donors to continue improving the lives of children. Every gift to the hospital is greatly appreciated and goes directly to provide specialty care for children with orthopaedic conditions. You can support the hospital in a way that is meaningful to you and helps children with conditions affecting their muscles, bones or joints. 

There are many ways you can give. See our Ways to help guidelines for more information. Donations of all sizes, whether recurring or one-time, make a difference. With your gift, you help provide the very best care for children.

Your gift makes a difference

When you give to Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City, you help children by bringing them the hope they need to face challenges ahead. Your gift makes anything possible for kids with orthopaedic conditions.

Financial donations

Financial donations are welcome from individuals, businesses and foundations to Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City. For information about giving programs, please contact Nathan Clark, director of development at 801-536-3567 or via email

Mail checks to:

Development Office
Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City
1275 E. Fairfax Rd.
Salt Lake City, UT 84103

Credit cards

You can give online using our secure form. You also can give by phone at 801-536-3749. Donate today!

Workplace matching gifts

Many companies have programs through which they match charitable donations made by their employees. Some companies offer their employees the opportunity to give to charities through a convenient payroll deduction, sometimes doubling or tripling the impact of the gift. Contact your human resources department for more information.

Gifts in memory or gifts in celebration

You can provide a memorial tribute, celebrate a special occasion, honor a friend or family member, or acknowledge an accomplishment with a gift to help children.

Giving to Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City in honor of friends or family is a growing tradition. It expresses the high regard in which an individual is held while bolstering the hospital’s ability to care for children. Every donor receives an acknowledgement letter for their gift. Additionally, notification letters are mailed to honorees or the designated family member, informing them of gifts made in their honor or in memory of a loved one. Notification letters provide name and address information only. To establish a memorial or tribute gift, please contact Kim Milligan, stewardship specialist, at 801-536-3749 or via email.

Stocks and securities

Some donors contribute using appreciated securities because these gifts may result in capital gains tax savings, as well as an immediate charitable deduction. Gifts of stock or electronic cash transfers are coordinated by the development office with donors and their financial institutions. For additional information and instructions, please contact MJ Miller, senior regional director, planned and major giving, at 801-214-5351 or via email

Major and planned giving

Major and planned gifts are meaningful ways that individuals can significantly advance programs of the hospital for the benefit of children. Naming opportunities and recognition may be available.

A charitable gift to Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City in your will or trust, or by beneficiary designation, can ensure happy and healthy tomorrows for children. Some legacy gifts can provide reliable income to you or a loved one for life. Your long-term commitment to our mission will allow us to stay focused on delivering world-class care to children regardless of the families' ability to pay.

For information on estates and trusts, life income gifts, beneficiary designations, insurance, wills and real estate, please contact Nathan Clark, director of development at 801-536-3567 or via email

Corporate and foundation partnership

Your partnership with Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City can build your brand, engage your employees and show your commitment to helping kids be kids – while supporting medical care for children with bone, muscle and joint conditions. Partnership options include:

  • Financial donations
  • Event sponsorship and cause marketing
  • Employee engagement
  • In-kind donations

To discuss the best way for your organization to partner with us, contact Nathan Clark, director of development, at 801-536-3567 or via email

Fundraisers and special events

You can become personally involved in raising much-needed funds on behalf of Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City. When you attend or host one of our community fundraising events, start a fundraising page or donate to someone else’s fundraising efforts, you make an immediate and memorable impact on children and their families. 

In-kind donations

Special toys and activities can make a patient’s experience at our hospital easier. You can provide the gift of new toys, crafts, games and other items for kids of all ages – from infants to teens. Because the health and safety of our patients always comes first, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City can only accept brand new items.

NOTE: During the COVID-19 pandemic, we cannot accept stuffed animals.

See our Giving guidelines to learn more about the types of donations we accept and how to make your donation.

Vehicle donation program

Shriners Hospitals for Children is happy to accept your car, truck, motorcycle or boat as part of our vehicle donation program. Get started by calling 1-888-742-5437.

For more information

Please contact the development office at 801-536-3749 for more specific information on making a charitable gift to the hospital.

Shriners Hospitals for Children is a fully qualified 501(c)(3) charitable organization under IRS regulations. Donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent provided by law.

Thank you for considering supporting Shriners Hospitals for Children — Salt Lake City.