About the Aspirus Health Foundation
The mission of the Aspirus Health Foundation is to develop critical resources necessary to advance the health of our communities and increase health services in the region.
The vision of the Aspirus Health Foundation is to be the leader in developing community partnerships to advance the health of people in north central Wisconsin.
The Aspirus Health Foundation raises money for various health related initiatives in the community and within Aspirus. In addition to raising money and receiving community gifts, the Foundation also determines the best way to utilize its resources to make the biggest impact on the community.
Some of the projects we have partnered to support include:
Scholarships to expand the health care workforce through Northcentral Technical College and UW Marathon County
Regional health education and screening programs in cardiac, cancer, women's health, pediatrics, and colorectal cancer
Nutrition services for the elderly
Education programs on suicide prevention, alcohol and drug abuse, and tobacco reduction for adults and youth
Prenatal care for women
Summer camp for special needs children
Safety information and equipment for newborns and children
The Foundation also supports and invests in programs that more directly support:
- Aspirus Wausau Hospital
- Aspirus Heart and Vascular Institute & CaRE Research Foundation
- Aspirus Regional Cancer Center
- Aspirus Comfort Care and Hospice Services
- Aspirus Women's Health