MAIN FUNCTION: To raise the philanthropic funds needed by Kent & Queen Anne's Hospital to purchase capital equipment and meet other capital requirements for the purpose of expanding or enhancing the health care provided to patients. To provide direction for the planning, operation and evaluation of Foundation programs. To educate the public about the ongoing capital needs of the Hospital.


1. Participate in establishing, maintaining and overseeing a fund raising program that will maximize philanthropic support of Kent & Queen Anne's Hospital.

2. Identify, cultivate and solicit prospective and current donors.

3. Provide general direction and assistance to the Director of Development in the creation and implementation of fund raising programs.

4. Participate in identifying and recruiting Foundation Board members and volunteers.

5. Act as an advocate and ambassador for the Hospital in business and social situations, thus strengthening the ties between the Hospital and the community.

6. Attend Board and committee meetings and actively participate in discussion and decision-making.

7. Serve on committees that are established to accomplish the Foundation's objectives.

8. Make an annual financial contribution that is commensurate with personal interests and capabilities to set an example and to set the pace for community support.

9. Approve development policies and procedures as needed.

10. Amend the Foundation Bylaws as needed.

      For more information or an application, please contact:

Maryann Ruehrmund -- Director of Development
[email protected] (410) 778-3300, ext. 4070

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