Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is Hoag Hospital Foundation a 501(c)(3) organization?

A: Yes. Hoag Hospital Foundation was incorporated as a 501(c)(3) organization in December 1977. Also, the California Franchise Tax Board identifies us as a charitable corporation under their code Section 23701d(a).

View 501(c)(3) Letter (PDF)

Q: What is Hoag Hospital Foundation's tax identification number (TIN)?

A: The Foundation's Federal TIN or EIN is 95-3222343. Our State organization number is 8571860.

Q: How much does the Hoag Hospital Foundation spend on fundraising?

A: Hoag Hospital Foundation strives to spend 20 cents or less on fundraising administration for every dollar raised.

Q: How does that compare to the national average?

A: When compared to the national average of 25 to 30 cents for community hospitals, Hoag Hospital Foundation is among the most efficient in the nation.

Q: How is my gift used?

A: All donated funds are used exclusively for programs that have a direct, positive impact on the health and well-being of our community including advanced technology and facilities, world-renowned staff and medical innovations. Each gift received – regardless of purpose or amount – is carefully processed to ensure that the donor(s)’s wishes are honored and that Hoag receives the maximum benefit.

Q: May I direct my gift to a specific department or program at Hoag?

A: Yes, donors at any level may designate to a specific Institute or a fund supporting a Hoag initiative that best matches their area of interest. Donors also have the opportunity to give to the area of greatest need.

Q: Is my gift tax-deductible?

A: While contributions to the Hoag Hospital Foundation are considered tax-deductible, individual circumstances vary depending on a donor’s financial situation. You should consult with your tax attorney/advisor concerning the deductibility of your gift.

Q: May I apply for a grant from Hoag Hospital Foundation?

A: Hoag Hospital Foundation is not a grant-making foundation. We are chartered to raise funds specifically to support the programs and initiatives of Hoag.

Q: I know that Hoag supports Share Our Selves and other community organizations. How is that different?

A: Hoag returns a portion of its operating revenues to the community by making grants through its Department of Community Benefit. Those grants are funded by Hoag, not by the Hoag Hospital Foundation.

Q: What happens with my information after I give to the Hoag Hospital Foundation?

A: Personal and financial information pertaining to our contributors is not disclosed by the Hoag Hospital Foundation except as may be required by law.


Hoag Hospital Foundation Financial Information


Click here to download/view the HHF 2023 AUDITED FINANCIALS.

Click here to download/view the 2022 Hoag Hospital Foundation Form 990.

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