The Charitable Foundation of Alamance Regional Medical Center supports a number of special funds and projects designed to enhance the health of our community. Donations to the foundation may be made to the general fund or to one of the following special funds.
Alamance Medication Assistance Program (AlaMAP) – provides medication access, education, and management to persons who have limited financial resources and no prescription insurance coverage. AlaMAP also provides medication education and management to seniors who have insurance coverage.
Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program – a fund that helps provide additional cancer diagnostic tests for women who are enrolled in the Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program (BCCCP). This program is designed for women who meet certain financial criteria and need screening for breast and cervical cancer.
C. R. Byrd Fund – pays for medications of cancer patients who cannot afford to purchase medications needed to control the side affects of their cancer treatment.
Cancer Center General Fund – provides special amenities, such as comfortable and pleasant surroundings for patients and their families.
CareQuest – improves access to mental health counseling services for the poor, the homeless and underserved in the Alamance County area.
Childhood Asthma Fund – helps families with the cost of medical supplies for a child with asthma.
D. Earl Pardue Cardiology Fund – provides scales to congestive heart failure patients who must monitor their weight and cannot afford to buy the scales. The scholarship fund pays the service fees for patients who should attend Heart Track, but cannot afford to do so.
Healthy Beginnings – provides ongoing support for Alamance Regional’s Level II/ III Special Care Nursery located in the BirthPlace.
HomeCare Provider’s Food Pantry – a fund that is available to purchase nutritional food and/or supplements to improve the overall health of HIV/AIDS patients.
Infant’s and Children’s Fund – provides baby car seats to parents who are leaving the hospital and do not have the infant safely secured in a seat. This fund also provides scholarships for new mothers who have been referred by a physician for a lactation consult or a breast pump and cannot afford to pay the fee for services.
KidsCan! – designed to provide emotional support for children and teens that have a parent or family member with cancer.
Nettie S. Harman Registered Nurse Education Fund - This fund was created by a donation from John Harman, MD, in memory of his grandmother. The fund helps registered nurses in patient care attend educational seminars to enhance practice and care.
Oncology Angels Fund – provides meals and amenities for families of cancer patients who are inpatients on the unit.
Patient Emergency Fund – a fund that is available to assist patients who have nothing and need temporary assistance, such as a place to stay, a meal, a ride, etc. (These patients do not qualify for assistance from another fund.)
Patricia G. Bynum Fund – assists less fortunate Cancer Center patients with financial needs such as medications, medical supplies, and outstanding bills( i.e. rent or medical bills).
Pink Ribbon Fund – allows women access to diagnostic procedures they may not otherwise be able to afford. For women found to have a malignancy, the fund provides for breast cancer therapy essentials.
Rehabilitation Fund – helps families with the cost of medical supplies for rehabilitation and wound care patients.
Share the Touch - A fund that enables cancer patients to have Healing Touch services to help manage pain, discomfort and emotional trauma.
Foundation Endowment Fund – helps ensure the foundation is positioned to continue its mission in the future.