Our Tax status


The Foundations of Bon Secours Charity Health System are separate 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations.

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requires that a tax-exempt group must be organized and operated exclusively for exempt purposes set forth in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. None of its earnings may inure to any private shareholder or individual. In addition, it may not be an action organization. For example, it may not attempt to influence legislation as a substantial part of its activities and it may not participate in any political campaign activity.

Donations made to the Foundation are tax deductible. Contributions are directed toward facility, infrastructure, services and programs that Bon Secours Charity Health System offers its community.
For more information, please contact the Foundation Office at (845) 368-5151.