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Ways To Give

Whether you volunteer, give to the Annual Fund, support a major initiative or plan an estate gift, your charitable support helps to ensure high-quality healthcare is available in our community. We wouldn't be Canton-Potsdam Hospital without our supporters.

Want to Give a Gift?

The Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation relies on gifts from individuals, businesses, and organizations to fulfill its mission to provide skilled, compassionate, cost-effective care that promotes wellness and meets community needs.

Gifts can be made in honor of or in memory of a someone special. Whether this is your first gift to the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation or one among many over the years, we are here to help you find ways to give that fit you best.


Click here to make a secure credit card gift to the Foundation.

By Phone

To make a gift by phone or ask a questions about making a gift, please call the Foundation Office at (315) 261-5410.

By Mail

Download and complete the gift form and mail it with your check or money order made payable to the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation, 50 Leroy Street, Potsdam, NY 13676.

Gift of Stocks, Bonds, or Mutual Funds

A gift of a security, as opposed to a gift of cash, may provide additional tax and financial planning benefits. Gifts of securities include stocks, bonds and mutual funds. Publicly traded securities are easy for the Foundation to receive and use.

Please contact April L. Grant, Executive Director, at (315) 261-5418 or with questions or to obtain the necessary documentation.

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

To receive instructions for making a gift by electronic funds transfer (EFT), please contact the CPH Foundation Office at (315) 261-5410 or email

Considering a Substantial Gift or a Planned Gift/Bequest?

Are you considering a substantial gift or are you planning for the Canton-Potsdam Hospital Foundation in your will? The Foster and French Society is the Foundation's Planned Giving Society. We are happy to answer any questions and help you along the way. Please contact April L. Grant, Executive Director, at (315) 261-5418 or

Click here to learn more about the Foster and French Society.