Vicky & James are proud contributors
to the Aspirus Medford Foundation.
The mission of the Aspirus Medford Foundation is to support Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics’ in its mission. That means, Funds raised here - Stay here.
The Aspirus Medford Foundation gifts up to $100,000 in advanced medical technology every year to entities that make-up Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics.
These technologies are purchased to:
Your gift makes a difference!
View our 2015 Annual Report to see what the Board, Aspirus employees, and other thoughtful donors were able to purchase for the benefit of hundreds/thousands! The report also features how Aspirus Medford donates its services to those in need.
If you donate to the Aspirus Medford Foundation, you can specifically identify which patients, which health service, you would like to make the greatest impact. You can choose to designate your funds to:
As a nonprofit, all funds, great and small, are graciously accepted.
If you'd like to give now, visit the donate tab above.
Other ways you can choose to make a difference in the health & wellness of people’s lives, through the Aspirus Medford Foundation, are to:
For more information about the fundraising events above, go to the "Events & Fundraisers" tab located at the top of this page.
Aspirus Medford Foundation
135 South Gibson Street
Medford, WI 54451
Phone: 715-748-8835 or 715-748-8189
The Aspirus Medford Foundation is grateful for your support. Your gift will help provide the means to purchase advanced technology that will benefit our patients and their families. It will help us provide quality care (physically and emotionally) to every patient regardless of their ability to pay for services.
Your gift to Aspirus Medford Foundation will make a difference.
Aspirus Medford Foundation does not have the means to accept credit cards or donations online – yet. We are making progress in that direction. Meanwhile, please print the attachment, complete it, and mail it with your check. Thank you!
Download Printable Donation Form (PDF)
Legacies & Planned Gifts
Giving options provide exceptional planning strategies and flexibility and may minimize tax implications. The American tax structure—with its intricate provisions—places a high premium on skillful planning. A large number of taxpayers earn a substantial income and accumulate substantial estates. To conserve their incomes and their estates, they turn to financial-planning techniques.
The simplest way to support Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics is through cash gifts. By designating your gift "to the greatest good, for the greatest need," you will help the Aspirus Medford Foundation and Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics’ medical professionals focus on acquiring new and better ways to predict, diagnose, treat, and prevent a wide range of illnesses.
Gifts of assets (including stocks, bonds, life insurance, and property (real estate, etc.), could provide you with charitable deductions, and often additional tax savings as well. Your financial or tax advisors are the best professionals to assist you in arranging an asset gift.
You may prefer to state in your will (or trust) a sum of money, a percentage of your estate, real estate, or any combination, thereof that you wish to give to the Aspirus Medford Foundation
Through these types of bequests for the Aspirus Medford Foundation, you may secure a charitable estate-tax deduction for the value of the gift. And best of all, you will know that your generosity will support Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics for years to come. A bequest to the Aspirus Medford Foundation can create a legacy that will last forever.
I. Golf Tournament - Save the Date - August 9, 2017
II. Auction Events - August 24, 2016 & September 12-16, 2016
III. Tammy Gruamann FIGHT THE CANCER Ride - May 13, 2017
IV. Rib River Cancer Walk - September 17, 2016
Over the past couple of years, Aspirus Medford Foundation funds have been used to acquire the following advanced medical technology to benefit the patients of Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics:
The 20th Annual Charitable Golf Tournament was Wednesday, August 24, 2016. We raised over $20,000 that will purchase advanced medical technology and equipment for patients of Aspirus Medford Hospital & Clinics --- providing quicker recoveries, comfort and hope for hundreds / thousands.
This tournament was a four-person Best Shot Scramble.
We played two 9-hole courses -- Black River Golf Club & Tee-Hi Golf Course (both located in Medford WI).
After golf, all the players were treated to a complementary awards dinner.
Our #1 team was sponsored by: Gowey Abstract & Title
From left: Mike Brandner, Mike Retterath, Pete Liske, Bob Reisenberg
Green Bay Packer raffle winners were:
Pam Wildberg - 5 Packer tickets & 2-night hotel stay
Troy Pugesek - $200
Carol Ewan - $100
Pictured below: Vicky Brost, Aspirus Foundation Board Director, presents to Pam Wildberg the Packers tickets she won.
Miron Construction, Co., Inc.
Thank You 2016 Platinum Sponsors:
Thank You 2016 Gold Sponsors:
Two auction events will be held in 2017
1. Wednesday, August 9, 2017
5-6:45pm - The Veranda, Medford
2. More details to come...
You do NOT need to be present to win.
The Tammy Graumann FIGHT THE CANCER Ride is an annual event; it is always Mother's Day Saturday and starts from the Chelsea Conservation Club at noon. It raises funds to assist those battling a cancer diagnosis. Anything with wheels is welcome! For more information, people are encouraged to call Gene Graumann at 715-965-2116.
During the 10th annual Tammy Graumann FIGHT THE CANCER Ride, over 150 people rode their cycles in northcentral Wisconsin. A hundred-plus more people danced to the music of Minor Distraction that evening. Altogether, $7,952.57 was raised! The Chelsea Conservation Club donated $749 of that amount.
Including this year's donations, the friends and family of Tammy Graumann have raised $45,491 for Aspirus Medford patients.
The 5th Annual Rib River Cancer Walk was held September 17, 2016.
Registration starts at 11:30am at St. Peter's Lutheran Church (N5868 CTH C, Rib Lake). The 5 mile walk starts at NOON from St. Peter's Lutheran Church and ends at Rib River Bar & Grill (W1259 CTH M, Rib Lake). Funds raised are donated to the Aspirus Medford Foundation for the benefit of cancer patients.
For more information, contact Patty Strebig at 715-748-4212. Her mailing address is: W1259 CTH M, Rib Lake WI 54470.
Mitch Mertens, Chair
Lon Rundquist, Vice Chair
Vicky Brost, Secretary
Randy Juedes, Treasurer
Luke Dixon, Member-at-Large
Bob Reisenberg, PA
Aspirus Medford Foundation
Catherine Leifeld, Executive Director
135 South Gibson Street
Medford, WI 54451
Joanne VandenHeuvel, Foundation Assistant
Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Phone: 715-748-8100 ext: 7628