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top-quality hospice care.


Whatcom Hospice Foundation Mission Statement

Whatcom Hospice Foundation strengthens funding and improves awareness of Whatcom Hospice services through community collaboration, compassionate care resources and individual choice for end of life issues.

Explore The Foundation

Foundation Board

Leaders from our local community serve on the Foundation Board.

Foundation Staff

Exceptional staff are stewards of our foundation’s mission and purpose.

Hospice Services

Top-quality, end of life care for every patient, regardless of ability to pay.

Thank you


Generous donors help ensure that our caregivers can continue to provide compassionate care for our family, friends, and neighbors when they need it most.

All Whatcom Hospice clinical services, including those provided at Hospice House, are delivered by PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center with sustaining annual support provided by the Foundation. Whatcom Hospice Foundation and PeaceHealth are committed to maintaining a strong collaborative partnership that results in top quality end of life care for every patient in need, regardless of ability to pay.

Foundation Events

Have a great time with fellow supporters while raising money for hospice services in our community!

“Light the Night” Gala Auction

The 23rd annual Light the Night Under the New York Skyline will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2023 at the Four Points by Sheraton in Bellingham, WA.  The event will feature both live and silent auctions, a dessert dash, and an eventful program hosted by longtime Hospice friends, Gaye Godfrey and Dave Walker.

Your support helps Whatcom Hospice caregivers continue to provide compassionate care for our family, friends and neighbors when they need it most. In 2022, our generous community contributed a record-breaking $568,545 to support excellence in end-of-life care. It was truly a memorable and impactful event in support of the Whatcom Hospice program.

For more information about Whatcom Hospice Foundation events or to donate an auction item, please contact Emma Harris in the Foundation office at (360) 788-6865 or EHarris1@peacehealth.org.

Do More

Your donation to the Whatcom Hospice Foundation can make a world of difference.

Whatcom Hospice Foundation is an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization.

Gifts and donations are tax deductible to the greatest extent allowable by law.

Tax ID: 94-3146369