Your Gifts at Work

Your gifts truly make a difference. Baton Rouge General is sincerely grateful for all the support given to our hospital. Whether through a monetary donation or the gift of time and talent, these contributions help us fulfill our mission of caring for our community. Listed below are just a few purchases recently made thanks to generous community supporters:

  • The most advanced technological equipment to administer life-saving care to our patients who have experienced burn injuries.
  • Creation of a healing arts program and addition of two new Baby Grand player pianos, all providing a calming and welcoming environment for our patients.
  • Innovative programs for breast cancer survivors, including a specialized exercise program focused on healing through movement and dance.
  • Support groups providing emotional assistance for cancer patients experiencing lymphedema as a result of their treatment
  • Educational scholarships for nursing students.
  • Community outreach program teaching families how to live fit and healthy lifestyles through proper nutrition, physical activity and a positive body image.
  • Comprehensive neonatal care station which minimizes the effects of external factors such as light, sound and touch, and promotes an exceptional healing environment essential in the care of premature babies
  • Expansion of our Inpatient Rehabilitation Department for patients working to regain movement and strength.