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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

Helen Keller Hospital Foundation Board

Back row

David Ruggles, Amanda Baker, Keller Johnson Thompson, Pam Fleming, Belinda Carmichael

Front row

JT Ray, Jennifer Karr, Linda Campbell, Kathryn Morrow, Donna Gosney

Not pictured

William Anderson, Kevin Chandler, Judy Copeland, Steve Hargrove, Humphrey Lee, Fred Mason, David Muhlendorf, and Gale Satchel