Support Putnam Hospital

Make a gift to support Putnam Hospital.

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Find out more about the many ways you can support Nuvance Health® programs and services at Putnam Hospital.
Ways You Can Give

We offer many ways to give to Putnam Hospital, including:

  • Make an online gift
    Make a gift using our secure online form. Select Putnam Hospital under the “designation” field.
  • Tribute gift
    Give in memory or honor of a loved one, or to honor a caregiver who has made a difference. Use our secure online form.
  • Grateful patients and families
    Our Grateful Patient and Families Program offers you an opportunity to thank the doctors, nurses and other caregivers who made a difference for you or a loved one. Learn more
  • Give stocks or securities
    To make a gift of publicly traded stocks or securities, please direct your broker to transfer the securities to our account at Merrill Lynch. Here is the account information you will need.
  • Giving by mail

    Make a donation by mailing in a check to our secure lockbox. Here is the information you will need: Please make check payable to Putnam Hospital Foundation and mail your gift to us at:
    Putnam Hospital Foundation
    P.O. Box 22539
    New York, NY 10087-2539

  • Donor Advised Funds (DAF) 
    Make a gift through your donor-advised fund.
  • Make a planned gift
    You can make future gifts to Putnam Hospital through wills, bequests and planned giving. Plan my gift.
  • Do it yourself: create your own event or fundraiser
    Explore the many ways you can develop new partnerships and support our mission. Here are some ideas to get you started.

Causes You Can Support

Learn more about other causes you can support at Putnam Hospital, including:


Get answers to frequently asked questions about giving to Putnam Hospital.

  • Will I receive a receipt for tax purposes? How quickly?
    Yes, you will receive a receipt within two weeks. For online gifts, you receive an email as soon as the transaction is complete. The email thanks you for your gift and serves as your receipt.
  • How do I give to a specific Putnam Hospital program?

    To be sure your gift is applied to the appropriate program, take the following steps:

    When mailing a check:

    • Include a note or write the program name in the check’s memo line.

    For online gifts:

    • Select the program in the dropdown menu.
    • If your preferred program is not listed, select “other” and type it in.
    • You can also include a comment on the donation form.
  • How do I make an anonymous gift?

    If you wish to remain anonymous:

    When mailing a check: Include a note explaining that you wish to give anonymously.

    For online gifts: In the online form, check the box indicating “I would like this gift to remain anonymous.”

  • How can I ensure the intended recipient receives my gift?
    By law, a gift must be applied in the manner designated by the donor. When you select a specific hospital, department or program, that is precisely where the gift will go.
  • Whom can I contact if I have questions?  

    You can email us at For mail or phone inquiries, we can be reached at:
    Putnam Hospital Foundation
    670 Stoneleigh Avenue
    Carmel, NY 10512
    Phone: (845) 230-4763

    To discuss your gift, please contact Lisa Lombardo at (845) 278-5583 or

    To learn more about events, contact Susan Kania at (203) 739-7354 or 

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