Give hope. Give crypto.
Make a difference in the lives of those in need by donating cryptocurrency. Your donation can help support OSF HealthCare programs and provide vital services, fund research and provide innovative treatments to those in need.
OSF HealthCare is an integrated catholic health system owned and operated by The Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis, headquartered in Peoria, Illinois. OSF HealthCare employs over 24,000 Mission Partners (employees) in 145 locations, including 14 hospitals, two nursing colleges and a 1,700-provider network, throughout Illinois and Michigan. In 2020, OSF OnCall was established, a digital health operating unit which delivers seamless navigation for the care and services patients desire, when, where and how they prefer to receive them. OSF Innovation, ranked among the top 10 innovation centers in the country, is a multidisciplinary program focused on the largest health care challenges in the industry.
In the spirit of our OSF Mission to serve with the greatest care and love, providing individualized care that is tailored to each patient's unique needs. We prioritize the needs and preferences of our patients by creating a welcoming and comfortable environment for patients and their families. By embracing God's great gift of life, we are transforming health care to improve the lives of those we serve.
Our Top Priorities
This 168,000 square foot facility dedicated to improving health care around the world is fueled by your gifts. It provides a creative atmosphere where the most innovative minds in the state partner to transform health care using resources and technology that we have at the ready because of your partnership.
OSF HealthCare Cancer Institute
The nation’s best cancer care right here in Peoria – that’s our goal. It’s the most ambitious philanthropic endeavor in OSF history. But we know, with your help, we can make this a destination for hope, healing and world-class treatment. Together, we can usher in a new day for cancer care.
OSF Children’s Hospital
With 136 beds and more than 40 subspecialties, OSF Children’s Hospital is a place of hope for kids in need. From our tiniest patients cared for in an internationally recognized NICU to those we partner with throughout their lives in our Congenital Heart Center, we can continue to change lives through your partnership.
Why donate with crypto?
Your donation can help provide access to life-saving treatments and medical care, fund research that may lead to a cure, and offer comfort and support to those who need it most. Every donation counts and makes a difference.
When donating crypto, you receive a tax deduction for the fair market value of the crypto on the day of your donation. You avoid the capital gains tax you would have incurred if you had sold the crypto and then made a donation. This makes Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency donations one of the most tax-efficient ways to support philanthropy, enabling you to donate more as well as deduct more from your taxes. The difference can sometimes be more than 30%.
Overall, donating with cryptocurrency can be a convenient, transparent and cost-effective way to support the health and well-being of our communities.
Here’s how crypto donations work
Frequently Asked Questions
The IRS considers cryptocurrency as property. So when donating crypto, you receive a tax deduction for the fair market value of the crypto, and you avoid the capital gains tax you would have incurred if you had sold the crypto and then made a donation.
This makes Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency donations one of the most tax-efficient ways to support philanthropy, enabling you to donate more, as well as deduct more from your taxes. The difference can sometimes be more than 30%.
As soon as possible, your donation will be converted to U.S. dollars.
Yes. However, providing contact information enables us to provide tax receipts. For tax receipts, at minimum, we require your email address.
Yes. When you donate using our form, you will be prompted to enter and submit your email address to receive a tax receipt.
A crypto donation is non-refundable. Always verify the credibility of any organization you send cryptocurrency to as a donation. This is best practice for any cryptocurrency transaction.