|Doctors Hospital's Dr. Meyer Rassin Foundation
In Loving Memory of Doctors Hospital's Founder Dr. Meyer Rassin
1909 - 1989
The Foundation was created in 1999 in honor of the late Dr. Meyer Rassin who serviced the healthcare needs of our community since 1942. He believed in and exemplified the importance that patients have the right to the very best care possible without financial constraints. Dr. Meyer Rassin, Orthopedic Surgeon, and his wife Rosetta, a Registered Nurse, founded private healthcare in the Bahamas and dedicated their lives to the field of medicine.
Giving from the Heart
The purpose of the Dr. Meyer Rassin Foundation is to positively affect our community. Contributions to The Foundation will help make available the very best in healthcare for you, your family, friends, and neighbors. The Foundation was created as a philanthropic mechanism through which individuals, trusts, foundations, estates, businesses and other organizations may invest in quality healthcare in The Bahamas.
There are many ways to care for the future and contribute to the well being of the community. We can show you that with a little planning, your legacy may be put to good use and provide not only for your heirs, but also for the healthcare of generations to come.
Formerly The Rassin Hospital, named after its founder Dr. Meyer Rassin, Doctors Hospital has been a good neighbor to the Bahamian community for over 50 years. With the support of people like you, we'll remain a major force for many years to come. We hope you will share the satisfaction of being part of an organization important to us all.
The Choice is Yours
Each contribution adds value and strength to everything we do. Gifts to The Foundation support the following areas:
- Providing financial assistance to persons in need of medical treatment who are unable to afford it
- Provide scholarships and financial assistance to persons pursuing education in all areas of healthcare
- The purchase of medical equipment
- Donation of medical equipment to persons who may not otherwise have access to such equipmentReceive donations from persons, companies, and other sources
You may specify the use of your donation and obtain agreement for a specific purpose consistent with the objectives of The Foundation.In order to build the endowment, 10% of the donation will stay in the Foundation to build a fund wherein the interest would be used to meet the objectives.There will be no administrative cost to operate The Foundation.
We will continue to recognize and express gratitude for the charitable gifts given to the foundation. Major gifts will be recognized on The Foundation donor wall in Doctors Hospital, Shirley Street main lobby.
Dedicated to Caring
Your gift is an investment in the medical process. There are three words every patient wants to hear, and every doctor wants to say "We can help".
When you give a gift to The Dr. Meyer Rassin Foundation, you are investing in the health of the community. Our funds support programs and services at Doctors Hospital, as well as educational and community programs. We respect the importance of our resources and mindfully use them to make a positive impact today and in the future.
Making a Gift
Join The Doctors Hospital Dr. Meyer Rassin Foundation by choosing one of way to give:
- Direct Cash Contributions
- Memorial Gifts or Tributes
- Gifts of Stocks and Bonds
- Life Insurance
- Wills or Bequests
- Deferred Giving through a Trust
We invite you to share our commitment by helping those in need for years to come.
A Foundation of People Who Care
A foundation provides fundamental support for those who need it. Donations from friends like you, who share our commitment to care, are the foundation for enhancing medical services close to home. Give a gift, leave a legacy
Donor - Amount of choosing
We will be happy to discuss any questions you may have about The Foundation, Doctors Hospital, or about various donation options.
Download an Application
We encourage students studying for a career in health to apply to the Doctors Hospital's Dr. Meyer Rassin Foundation. We have provided hundreds of scholarships and financial assistance to Bahamian students.
Mail all Applications to:
Doctors Hospital's Dr. Meyer Rassin Foundation
P.O. Box N972
Telephone: (242) 302-4770