Foundation of Collier County Medical Society
The mission of the Foundation of Collier County Medical Society is to provide support and leadership to programs that address access to healthcare and promote health education.
Donate to the Foundation
Join us in supporting the Foundation of CCMS and quality healthcare in our community. Your donations will help us provide scholarships for students pursuing careers in healthcare, support for health education programs, and funding for local healthcare programs in need.
NEW! Ask us about our endowment fund options! Email us, call 239-435-7727.
Send or deliver your contribution to the Foundation of CCMS with the Printable/Faxable Donation Form, 88 12th St N, Unit 200, Naples FL 34102 or fax 239-435-7790; or click the “donate” button below to pay via credit card or PayPal. Questions? Call 239-435-7727 or email us. View our Year-End Giving Guide for donations made at the close of each year.
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The Foundation of Collier County Medical Society, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) organization, State of Florida Registration No. CH38165. Tax ID No. 46-1391700. (A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the division of consumer services by calling toll-free 1-800-435-7352. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the state.)
Foundation of CCMS offers two scholarship categories, The Dr. William Lascheid Memorial Scholarship for Medical Students, recognizing future physicians who demonstrate excellence in community service; and Foundation Healthcare Scholarships, for students enrolled or accepted into healthcare degree programs, awards based on need and academic performance. The Foundation awarded 6 scholarships in 2018, for a total of $36,000.
Florida residents who meet eligibility requirements are encouraged to apply each spring. Applications are due March 31st.
Docs & Duffers Charity Golf Tournament
Thank you to all the golfers, sponsors, prize donors, raffle entrants, and volunteers who joined us for our Foundation’s 6th Annual Docs & Duffers Charity Golf Tournament & Raffle on September 28, 2019 at Bonita Bay Club Naples. Your support benefits scholarships for future medical professionals and funding to local healthcare programs in need.
Stay tuned for information next year’s tournament, or for more details you may email us or call 239-435-7727.
Upcoming Foundation Events
Guests are invited for an evening of fine dining and fundraising on Wednesday, December 4, 6:30pm with a 4-course dinner and wine pairings at Chez Guy Parisian Bistro. The event is open to the public.
This signature fundraising event took place September 28th and raised nearly $26,000 in net proceeds with participation from 110 golfers, 23 sponsors, 50 prize donors, and 20 volunteers.
The board of directors of the Foundation of CCMS is pleased to announce the winners of its 2019 Foundation healthcare scholarship awards: Roxana De La Luz Arieta, Justine Bedolla, Jessica Behrndt, Elta Desvaristes, Gabriela Fernandez, and Crystal Taylor.