St. Vincent's Foundation seeks to raise money in support of the initiatives of St. Vincent's Hospital. St. Vincent's Hospital is a faith-based nonprofit community hospital in the Birmingham area. Founded in 1898, St. Vincent's mission statement states, "rooted in the loving ministry of Jesus Christ as healer; we commit ourselves to serving all persons with specific attention to those who are poor and vulnerable. Our Catholic health ministry is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic healthcare, which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. We are advocates for a compassionate and just society through our actions and our words."