Donor testimonials

Geisinger Health Foundation is fortunate to enjoy partnership and support from individuals who thoughtfully and carefully plan their legacy. Please take a few minutes to meet some of our donors who have been inspired to help us improve patient care at Geisinger through charitable gift planning.

Fred and Mary Jones
Fred and Mary Jones

Dr. and Mrs. Jones describe themselves as a couple that "like to give," but give quietly. "Discussing our giving is a departure for us," Dr. Jones says, "but Mary Jo and I believe that it is important to let other know why we donate to Geisinger."
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Patricia McDowell-Goulstone
Patricia McDowell-Goulstone

Fifty-four years after graduating from the Geisinger Medical Center School of Nursing, Patricia "Petey" McDowell-Goulstone continues to inspire others to join her beloved nursing profession. An endowment she started in 1992 provides nursing scholarships to college students.
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Gary and Sandy Sojka
Gary and Sandy Sojka

Before Gary Sojka, PhD, accepted the position of president at Bucknell University, he and his wife, Sandy, needed to find highly specialized care for their 15-year-old son, Dirk. Geisinger filled that need, and for over 18 years, the physicians and staff gave Dirk the specialized care he needed with a compassionate, human touch.
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