Endowed gifts are funds that are held in perpetuity by Baton Rouge General
Foundation. The gift is invested and only a portion of its average annual
investment return is used for purposes specified by the donor. Our endowed
gifts continue to grow on a daily basis and have supported our hospital
for many years. We welcome continued support of the following established
The Cardiovascular Endowment was established for the sole purpose of funding
cardiovascular initiatives. Only Cardiovascular Endowment Fund money shall
be used for support of our cardiovascular service line.
The Cancer Endowment was established for the sole purpose of enhancing
the care of Baton Rouge General oncology patients. Income of the fund
shall be used solely for support of the cancer service line.
The Pediatric Endowment was established for the sole purpose of funding
pediatric initiatives. Income of the fund shall be used solely for support
of our pediatric service line.
Claude Kirkpatrick Diabetes Endowment
The Claude Kirkpatrick Endowment was established for the purpose of funding
diabetes initiatives. Income of the fund shall be used solely for support
of our diabetes service line.
Nursing Endowments and Scholarships
A number of nursing endowments and scholarships have been established,
including: Peggy Bradley Scholarship Fund; Garnie Eggars Scholarship;
Ginny Emerson Nursing Scholarship; Grace House Scholarship for Nursing
Students; Kari LeFort Scholarship; Ann Manson Scholarship; Nursing Education
Endowment; and the Donie Tindell Sample Scholarship.
The following endowments are dedicated to contributing to future growth,
new technology, equipment and human resources: Dr. Charles Arthur Prejean
Endowment; Gerald R. Gehringer Family Medicine Development; George E.
McNutt Endowment; Michael Family Endowment; and the Napoli Family Endowment.
If you are interested in making a donation to one of the above established
endowments or creating your own, please contact the Foundation at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (225) 763-4372.