About Be a Force for Good

Be a Force for Good is our Associate Giving Program lead by passionate associate volunteers and Foundation staff. This is an opportunity for everyone within Adventist Health and Rideout to give back to the institution. Here at Adventist Health and Rideout, we rely on the generosity of our community to continue to provide outstanding care to our patients. Philanthropy provides the extra funding needed to be the best at what we do. Join your fellow associates and Be a Force for Good today.

Why Give?

Philanthropy is an integral source of revenue for Adventist Health and Rideout. The results of your generosity are limitless. Associate support is valuable in so many ways:

  • 100% of your tax-deductible gift goes directly to the area of your choice
  • Your gift inspires others to give
  • You choose what area you want to support. If you need help finding your passion, contact us AHROfriends@ah.org

Gift Designation

We encourage our associates to support the area, program, or project at Adventist Health and Rideout that they are most passionate. Do you work in the Cancer Center, NICU or the Emergency Department? Why not give to that area? Perhaps you want to impact a community health initiative like food insecurity or street nursing? Make an impact where you are inspired to give:

  • Adventist Health and Rideout Mission Support (unrestricted support for our mission)
  • Associate Emergency Assistance (financial support fund)
  • Birth Center/NICU (equipment and program support)
  • Cancer Center (equipment and program support)
  • Cancer Center - Patient Support (patient resources and emergency support)
  • Fountains/Gardens/Courtyard (equipment, programs and services support)
  • Heart & Vascular (equipment and program support)
  • Healthy Community Initiatives (street nursing, food instability, and more)
  • Hospice (equipment and program support)
  • Nursing Scholarships (program support)
  • Rideout Regional Medical Center (equipment and program support)
  • Spiritual Care (program support)

If you still can't decide, give our office a call at (530) 751-4070 or email us at AHROfriends@ah.org. We are more than happy to help find your passion!

Payroll Deductions

  • It's easy - the amount you choose will automatically be deducted from your paycheck and allows you to give on a recurring basis
  • It's a great way to show your support - payroll deduction donors receive a Be a Force for Good badge clip
  • Makes tax preparation simpler - your charitable giving is reflected on your W-2 form at the end of the calendar year and the Foundation provides a tax receipt letter
  • Support wherever you want, whenever you want - you can change the area you wish to support anytime during the year (please allow 2-3 weeks for the change)
  • Change or increase your amount anytime - you can adjust your deduction amount anytime by notifying the Rideout Foundation during the year (please allow 2-3 weeks for the change)

Payroll Deduction Form

Use the Online Payroll Deduction Portal or download and print the payroll deduction form. Please be sure to complete all the fields and sign the form! Associates may return the form one of the ways below:

INTERCAMPUS ADDRESS: Rideout Foundation, 414 G. Street #130

SCAN AND EMAIL: AHROfriends@ah.org

FAX: 530-749-4303 (c/o Laura Schroeder)