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March 29, 2019

Doctors’ Day Is March 30

​On March 30, UPMC Hamot will honor its medical staff in celebration of National Doctors’ Day. We invite you to join us in recognizing them by making an honorary gift to Hamot Health Foundation in the name of a physician of your choice

March 29, 2019

Organ Donor Awareness Activities

​Join UPMC Transplant Services of UPMC Hamot and the Center for Organ Recovery and Education (CORE) throughout the spring of 2019 as we celebrate the gift of life and bring attention to the importance of organ donation. A single organ, tissue, and eye donor have the potential to save eight lives and help more than 75 people. All events are open to the public.

March 29, 2019

Hamot Strong

​Our upcoming Hamot Strong fundraiser is truly an event worth attending and a cause worth supporting. Each year, we aim to raise $100,000 in scholarships to provide to UPMC Hamot employees pursuing advanced education. Between the live auction, silent auction, raffle baskets, wine pull, prize wheel, grand prize raffle, and music, there is plenty to enjoy and plenty to help with.

February 28, 2019

Community Promise Grants

As part of our promise to promote community health in Erie County, Hamot Health Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of up to ten $21,000 grants to community nonprofits for health, safety, and self-sufficiency programs and initiatives. Application deadline is April 5 at 5 p.m.

February 28, 2019

Women’s Recovery Center

Thanks to the United Way of Erie County, Erie Women’s Fund, Beckwith Institute, KeyBank, and Hamot Health Foundation and its Board of Corporators, the Women’s Recovery Center (WRC) has made a remarkable impact on the futures of the babies and their mothers who benefited from the work of the WRC.