RCH Foundation


Meditation/Memorial Garden Construction Underway

Summer 2017

The RCH Foundation Board contracted Branscum Construction to complete the RCH Meditation/Memorial Garden on the campus of Russell County Hospital, we are working toward completion in time for the Annual Health and Wellness Fair.

Donates $10,000 from 2013 Spring Spectacular Event


Patricia Rippetoe, Executive Director of the RCH Foundation presented Robert Ramey, CEO and Wendell Miller, RN, Director, Surgery with a check to go toward the purchase of a Stryker Surgical Tower for the RCH Surgical Department.


Gala nets approximately $10,000 to go toward technology for RCH


The RCH Foundation's Valentine Gala Fundraiser was a great success with 120 guests and an overall profit of approximately $10,000.

The Foundation wishes to thank all who played a part in the incredibly successful evening. Donations were made to Venue, Entertainment and Silent Auction in addition thank you to all who purchased tickets and/or items from the Silent Auction.

The set up for this event, which was catered by Shafer's Catering, Liberty Kentucky was very elegant.

We hope to see you there next year!

Valentine's Gala Fundraiser 2012

The RCH Foundation is happy to announce the first Annual Valentine's Gala Fundraiser! You're invited to come out and join us Saturday, February 11, 2012 beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Russell County Auditorium / Natatorium on Hwy 127 in Russell Springs.

There will be Dinner catered by Shaffer's Catering of Liberty, Kentucky and Dancing with musical entertainment provided by Erica Martin and Kickstart. There will also be a Silent Auction with numerous items, all proceeds benefiting the Russell County Hospital Foundation.

Tickets can be purchased at Sheldon Stephen's Office, Montgomery Furniture or contact Patricia Rippetoe, Executive Director for more information.
$150/Couple or $500/Table.

Share a delightful evening with your loved one while supporting the community.

RCH Foundation

A non-profit organization, established November 2006 the Russell County Hospital Foundation specifically serves the purpose of putting donated funds to maximum use for the improvement of the facilities, equipment and care provided for people in Russell County and surrounding areas.

Types of Contributions:

Cash or Checks
Bequests
Charitable trusts
Gift annuities
Estate arrangements
Stocks, bonds & mutual funds
Real estate
Life Insurance
Gifts of love (honors or memorials)

Contributions to RCH Foundation are tax deductible as allowed by law.

What Your Contribution Provides:

Hospital improvement / expansion
Equipment and technology upgrades
Special projects and programs
Healthcare accessibility in the future
Pride in helping your community
Quality healthcare close to home

No donated funds will be used to reduce current debt or for operating expenses.

Investing In Your Future

If you are interested in contributing to the Foundation, either publically or anonymously, please consult your certified public accountant or your attorney for the plan that would best suit your individual financial situation.

Questions may be addressed to:


Patricia Rippetoe, Chair

Phone: Patricia Rippetoe - (270) 866 - 4141

RCH Foundation Board

Patricia Rippetoe, Chair
Brenda Higginbotham, Board
Bill Kindred, CEO
Patrick Loy, RC Fiscal Court
Dr. Richard S. Miles, Board
Donnie Morrison, Board
Leonard Smith, Board
Teresa Spaw, Board
Sheldon Stephens, Board

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