Stories of Giving

Stories

Why your gift means so much to so many

To fully understand the importance of your support of Baptist Foundation, all you have to do is read about the people and the lives of those who have benefited from your selflessness and generosity. They are our neighbors, our friends, our family members, and our Baptist employees. And you can be the positive force that makes a true difference in their lives.

The Gieselmanns

After reeling from unimaginable loss, this incredible family decided to turn their experience into something that other families affected by the loss of one or more children could use to bring understanding, acceptance and comfort back into their lives. Read their amazing, inspiring, and ultimately uplifting story.

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Gina Hollenbeck

Although she never used tobacco products, Gina Hollenbeck has been fighting an advanced form of lung cancer since 2015. See what she is doing to remove the stigma of lung cancer as a smoker’s disease, and help others find the care, support and inspiration they need.

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Dr. Stephen Threlkeld

He is the face and voice of Baptist’s COVID-19 response since before it was called a pandemic, and widely recognized as the leading advocate of information and truth about the virus and what we need to do as Mid-Southerners to bring the pandemic to an end. See how your help is vital to Baptist’s role as the leader in COVID information, testing and treatment.

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