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The Helen Keller Hospital Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit organization established in 2000 to allow the hospital to provide the most advanced health care possible to Northwest Alabama. Thanks to your generous support, the foundation has given over $2 million toward various renovations, expansions and new equipment for Helen Keller Hospital.

All gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible and cumulative. Donations are accepted in the forms of cash, appreciated securities, real estate, and memorial or tribute gifts. Donations may be unrestricted or directed to a specific purpose at the hospital. We will notify the honoree or family in case of a memorial gift.

Previous projects funded by the Helen Keller Hospital Foundation:

  • Outpatient Infusion clinic
  • Women’s Center, Labor and Delivery
  • Kanuru Hospitality House
  • Renovation of Keller Wellcare and new equipment
  • Funding construction of our Intensive Care and Progressive Care Units
  • Palliative Care Suites

Foundation special events include:

  • Party with a Purpose Luncheon and Fashion Show each March
  • Spring Dinner and Silent Auction
  • Annual Golf Tournament at Robert Trent Jones

Click here to learn more about our special events.


For more information or to donate to the Helen Keller Hospital Foundation, contact Karran Sasser at

Phone: (256) 386-4098
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Mail contributions to:
Helen Keller Hospital Foundation
P.O. Box 610
Sheffield, AL 35660

Foundation Board Members

William Anderson

Amanda Baker

Linda Campbell

Belinda Carmichael

Kevin Chandler

Jimmy Holland

Linda Evans

Steve Hargrove

Kimberly Hughston

Amy Johnson

Jennifer Karr

Humphrey Lee

Fred Mason

Olivia Bradford

David Muhlendorf

J.T. Ray

Rebecca Hovater

Stephanie Saylor

Tim Morgan

Dr. Gayle Satchell

Willis Thompson

Keller Thompson

Pam Fleming

Lisa Rickman

Karran Sasser