Build a Guest Housing Facility

 
$1,545
$73,455
Raised
Remaining
Oct 5, 2012

Guest Housing Donors Gather

A warehouse transformed
A warehouse transformed

Donors and other interested parties gathered on September 20th for an event to celebrate progress on the Providence Portland Guest Housing project.  The vacant Moore Lithograph building a block west of Providence Portland Medical Center was transformed for the evening.  This location is the future site of our Guest Housing facility which will benefit patients and their families. 

Those in attendance learned that we are approaching our $2 million mark for fundraising.  That halfway point in our overall goal will allow us to put the project out to bid and take advantage of several generous offers of construction materials and other “gifts in kind”. 

Providence Portland Medical Center is increasingly becoming a regional destination for health care services. When patients and their families travel to Portland, they often find themselves in unfamiliar surroundings at a vulnerable and stressful time in their lives. Finding affordable and convenient lodging can be a major challenge. Providence Portland plans to address that need with a new Patient and Family Guest House offering all the comforts of home.

Located just a block from the hospital, this Guest House will include thirty units in a peaceful and welcoming setting that offers opportunities for either privacy or fellowship. Families will be able to share their burdens with others as they heal together.

Art in Food
Art in Food
Fr. Jon Buffington offers a blessing
Fr. Jon Buffington offers a blessing
Supporters offer their Autograph
Supporters offer their Autograph
Comments:

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating or by subscribing to this project's RSS feed.

donate now:

An anonymous donor is matching all new monthly recurring donations. Terms and conditions apply.
Make a monthly recurring donation on your credit card. You can cancel at any time.
Make a donation in honor or memory of:
What kind of card would you like to send?
How much would you like to donate?
  • $10
    give
  • $25
    give
  • $65
    give
  • $100
    give
  • $250
    give
  • $1,000
    give
  • $5,000
    give
  • $25,000
    give
  • $10
    each month
    give
  • $25
    each month
    give
  • $65
    each month
    give
  • $100
    each month
    give
  • $250
    each month
    give
  • $1,000
    each month
    give
  • $5,000
    each month
    give
  • $25,000
    each month
    give
  • $
    give
gift Make this donation a gift, in honor of, or in memory of someone?

Where is this project located?

Map of Build a Guest Housing Facility