Giving Opportunities

Our excellence in patient care, research, medical education, and community outreach is built on the generous spirit of our donors. Every gift, large or small, symbolizes a commitment to the respiratory health and well-being of every Southern Californian. Please join us in our mission: "Helping You Breathe Easier." To make a donation online, click on the Donate Now button, or learn about special giving opportunities by selecting among the following:

Donate Now

Our excellence in patient care, research and community outreach is built on the generous spirit of our contributors. Every gift, large or small, pledges a commitment to the respiratory health and well-being of every Southern Californian. Donate now using the simple online process, or contact the Foundation: Barlow Foundation 2000 Stadium Way • Los Angeles, CA 90026-2696 Tel: 213-202-6835 • Fax: 213-202-6806

Major Gifts

Donors of this level demonstrate exemplary support of Barlow Respiratory Hospital and advancing the research, treatment and care of patients with respiratory diseases.

Qualified major gifts are contributions or pledges of a minimum of $1,000. Major donors are recognized at various levels through the Hospital's prestigious giving societies and public acknowledgments.

Planned Giving

The "Breathe for Life" Legacy Society recognizes the Foundation's donors during their lifetime who intend to make a gift supporting the future of Barlow Respiratory Hospital through their estate plan. Planned gifts create opportunities for both Barlow Respiratory Hospital and our donors. Determining what gift is right for you is just as important as making the gift. You may be surprised to learn that some of the best plans also improve the donor's financial and tax situations. There are a myriad of giving options from which you can choose - from naming Barlow as a beneficiary in your will to a special living trust arrangement. Ultimately, the best plan for you will balance what you wish to accomplish for yourself, your family, and your charitable interests in your overall estate and financial plans.

Corporate and Community Support

Leading companies and industries in Greater Los Angeles already support Barlow Respiratory Hospital. As a member of the Barlow Respiratory Hospital Corporate Partners Team, you will be recognized as a dedicated and responsible community leader helping to advance the research, treatment and care of patients with respiratory diseases. Your business or corporation can show support in a variety of ways while also, in some circumstances, reaching your targeted audience. Founder's Circle $25,000 Ambassador's Circle $15,000 Benefactor's Circle $10,000 Patron's Circle $5,000 Corporate Partners will enjoy a close relationship with the Foundation -the opportunity to be involved on a year-round basis through special events and activities that build community awareness and recognize Corporate Partners. Sample Benefits:
• Inscription on Corporate Partner Wall
• Invitations and complimentary tickets to select special events

• Opportunities for public recognition and publicity
• Opportunities for public recognition and publicity
• Admission to the health education and wellness programs
• Personal meetings with Hospital and Foundation leadership

In-Kind Donations

Barlow Respiratory Hospital welcomes inquiries related to donations of goods and services.  Please contact the Foundation to discuss your particular inquiry.

Honor and Remembrances

The Honor & Remembrance Wall is a lasting symbol of gratitude. 

Located on the first floor of the Hospital in its main corridor, the recognition wall acknowledges the extraordinary contributions of benefactors whose cumulative gifts total $1,000 or more.

Gift of Time

Give the gift of time.  Become a volunteer! 

Whether it's to satisfy your personal desire to help others, to earn academic units for your school program, or to fulfill requirements for your college degree field experience, Barlow Respiratory Hospital offers you the opportunity to broaden your personal human interest experience and professional healthcare education.

Volunteering at Barlow Respiratory Hospital allows you the opportunity to work side-by-side with licensed healthcare professionals, while furthering your knowledge of helping those in need within a hospital setting. 

We welcome your service.  Take these simple steps to become a Barlow volunteer: 
• Complete the volunteer application 
• Interview with our volunteer coordinator 
• Complete background check conducted by human resources 
• Take tuberculosis test conducted free of charge at Barlow 
• Meet with our volunteer coordinator to review specific volunteer guidelines 
• Submit hours of volunteer availability 

For more information about Barlow Respiratory Hospital's volunteer program, please email volunteer@barlowhospital.org or call (213) 202-6885.

Naming Opportunities

Naming opportunities are a unique way to honor a friend or loved one for a birthday, anniversary, graduation, or other special occasion.  They are also a thoughtful way to mark the birth of a baby or memorialize a loved one who has died.  To learn about current naming opportunities at the hospital, please contact the Foundation.