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The Alexian Brothers Foundation exists to partner with philanthropic leaders to invest in lasting solutions to the unmet healthcare and housing needs of all communities served by the Alexian Brothers ministries of AMITA Health.

“LETTER” FROM LEADERSHIP

“At the forefront of our thinking is always a focus on those individuals who are most in need. I think it helps us understand why we’re really here and how we’re different, how we’re unique, and how we’re committed to carrying on the charism and the legacy of our sponsors.”

—Mark A. Frey, President & CEO, AMITA Health and Alexian Brothers Health System

FINANCIALS

CARE OF PERSONS LIVING IN POVERTY
AND COMMUNITY BENEFIT PROGRAMS

Charity care is an integral part of the Alexian Brothers and AMITA Health mission. In fiscal year 2014, the AMITA Health Alexian Brothers Health System provided more than $77 million worth of care to those who would not otherwise have been able to afford it.

FISCAL YEAR 2014*

Traditional Charity Care Provided at Cost: $21,397,000
Unpaid Cost of Public Programs for Persons Living in Poverty: $44,100,000
Other Programs for Persons Living in Poverty and Other Vulnerable Persons: $3,863,000
Community Benefit Programs: $8,545,000
Total: $77,905,000

*The report will be updated with fiscal year 2015 financials as soon as they are finalized.

COMMUNITY INVESTMENT

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HIGHLIGHTS

FOCUS 2016

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The Alexian Brothers Foundation will provide philanthropic support to mission-critical Alexian Brothers ministries of AMITA Health. It will fund services for individuals and families marginalized by poverty, homelessness and illness. It will enhance clinical care. It will focus on transforming the community’s health through the One Life at a Time vision for behavioral healthcare.

One Life at a Time

AMITA Health Behavioral Medicine’s vision is to give every person access to the behavioral healthcare he or she needs in the right time and place. A residential facility will provide long-term, live-in care. A full-time advocate will strengthen partnerships and funding. Expanding specialty care while sustaining supportive housing and community-based services will ensure everyone can access optimal treatment. Intervening earlier will permanently alter the course of individuals’ and families’ lives.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT

Achieving this vision will not be possible without the investment of the incredible community of benefactors who comprise the Alexian Brothers Foundation. Thank you.

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MISSION

COMPELLED TO SERVE</br> THOSE IN NEED

COMPELLED TO SERVE
THOSE IN NEED


  • The Alexian Brothers Foundation is a faith-based partnership comprised of dedicated community leaders, physicians and Alexian Brothers associates. We actively pursue high-impact philanthropic solutions to our community’s most pressing healthcare needs with a special focus on healing our most vulnerable.
    Through the Alexian Brothers ministries of AMITA Health, we carry out the healing mission of the Catholic Church and honor the legacy of our founders, the Congregation of Alexian Brothers.

WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT

WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT

    • Carrying forward the Alexian Brothers Catholic tradition of serving individuals often overlooked by others
    • Ensuring everyone in our community can access exceptional healthcare
    • Expanding our impact by extending our mission and broadening our scope of services to address unmet community needs
    • Connecting our community’s generosity with meaningful, lasting solutions for the sick, dying, children, aging adults and people with mental illness
    • Funding services the community wouldn’t otherwise receive due to Health System financial constraints
OUR VISION</br></br>

OUR VISION


  • Alexian Brothers Foundation will have a profound, measurable and lasting impact on the health and welfare of the sick, poor, people with mental illness, the dying, aging adults and children of our community.