Ketchikan General Hospital Foundation exists to acquire and recognize charitable gifts and bequests that assist Ketchikan General Hospital in Ketchikan, Alaska in fulfilling its mission, adhering to its core values and providing exceptional medicine and compassionate care to Southeast Alaska.
Ketchikan General Hospital Foundation believes that every person can experience the gift of giving of themselves or their material goods to help heal and care for family, friends and community. Through philanthropic support, personal involvement, cooperation and compassion, we will promote health and healing in Southeast Alaska.
Ketchikan, Alaska, situated in the Southeast Alaska Panhandle, has a population of 13,000. Annual visitors to the small island number over 800,000 from May to September. We serve the local population, its visitors each summer and the surrounding communities as far as 150 miles away.