Kittson Memorial Hospital Association dba Kittson Healthcare, a non-profit IRS 501 C3 tax exempt charitable organization exists to provide quality primary medical care for the citizens of northwest Minnesota and northeast North Dakota. Kittson Healthcare has established the Kittson Memorial Foundation (hereafter referred to as the Foundation) to develop and receive charitable contributions. The Foundation will utilize contributions for recruitment and retention of health care professionals, and for the improvement of the facility and equipment to ensure continual quality health care services.
The Kittson Memorial Foundation will accomplish its goals by conducting fundraisers and soliciting cash or cash equivalent contributions for immediate, planned, or donor designated purposes. The Foundation will attempt to manage all undesignated funds as "endowment like," whereas funds will be invested and interest only will normally be considered for use as recommended by the Foundation Board of Trustees and as approved by the Kittson Healthcare Board of Directors.