Legacy Foundation supports Elizabeth Hospice with grant

 Vatei Campbell, The Elizabeth Hospice grants officer, left and Jan Pichel, program officer for Legacy Endowment Community Foundation. Courtesy photo
Vatei Campbell, The Elizabeth Hospice grants officer, left and Jan Pichel, program officer for Legacy Endowment Community Foundation. Courtesy photo

FALLBROOK – The Legacy Endowment Community Foundation located in Fallbrook, presented The Elizabeth Hospice with a $5,000 grant for the nonprofit’s Hospice Care Fund and bereavement services for all ages.

The Elisabeth S. Wilson Fund at the Legacy Endowment Community Foundation has provided The Elizabeth Hospice with $38,000 in grants since 2012 in support of the organization’s mission to provide medical, emotional and spiritual support to the seriously ill and their families in San Diego and the Inland Empire.

“Legacy Endowment Community Foundation and The Elisabeth Wilson Endowment are honored and grateful to support The Elizabeth Hospice,” said Jan Pichel, Program Officer for Legacy Endowment Community Foundation. “We thank you from the bottom of our hearts for the compassionate comfort you provide to patients and for the sanctuary and strength you offer to their loved ones.”

“The generous support from the Legacy Endowment Community Foundation and the visionary compassion of Elisabeth Wilson, will enable The Elizabeth Hospice to provide hospice care and bereavement counseling services to those in need regardless of their ability to pay,” Jan Jones, President and CEO of The Elizabeth Hospice said.

The Elizabeth Hospice is the region’s most experienced and largest nonprofit hospice and palliative care provider of medical, emotional and spiritual support to the seriously ill and their families in San Diego and the Inland Empire.

Since 1978, The Elizabeth Hospice has touched the lives of more than 95,000 patients and families in the communities we serve, regardless of their ability to pay, and providing specialty services such as Veterans Outreach, Palliative Care, Pediatric and Perinatal Hospice Care and counseling and grief support for all ages through its Center for Compassionate Care, regardless of the type of illness or death experienced. To learn more, call (800) 797-2050 or visit our website at www.elizabethhospice.org.

Donations of any size can make a difference in the community through the Legacy Endowment Community Foundation! With a focus on the future, contributions through the Legacy Endowment Community Foundation on behalf of the Elisabeth Wilson Endowment for Seniors and the Disabled can significantly increase the impact in improving the community. Interested donors who want to help may call the Legacy office at (760) 728-3304 or email at [email protected] for assistance or questions.

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