BHG Foundation-Donor Centered/Mission Driven

Our Mission at the Bethesda Health Group Foundation (BHG) is to support Bethesda's senior adult services by nuturing a philanthropic environment that fosters generosity, volunteer involvement, donor relations and stewardship.

There are many ways to support the BHG Foundation, each provides a varying degree of financial benefit. These range from offering donors tax advantages to providing them with a lifetime payment stream. Philanthropy is key to the ability of the Foundation to help meet the needs of thousands of older adults who have entrusted us with their care

  • Hearts for our Homes

    Bethesda is kicking off its Spring 2014 fund raising campaign, Hearts for Our Homes, May 19-30. This year’s fund raising activities will have even more significance as Bethesda celebrates its 125th Anniversary.

  • Hester Family Girls

    Three generations of volunteers enjoy the annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon at Chandler Hill Winery.

  • Toni Breihan and Bill DeWitt, III

    Toni Breihan and Bill DeWitt, III chat at the Bethesda  Legacy Society Luncheon.

  • Charless Village Ribbon Ceremony

    Bethesda Board  of Directors  and Administrators dedicate Charless Village Assisted Living community.

Be A Part Of The Largest Giving Day in History!

Support Bethesda on Tuesday, May 6


Bethesda has partnered with Give STL Day - a 24-hour online giving event during which hundreds of non-profits, like Bethesda, come together on this special day to raise significant funds for local needs.

You can be a part of the largest giving day in history. On May 6, visit and designate Bethesda Health Group Foundation as your charity of choice! Plus, in celebration of our 125th Anniversary, Bethesda is providing a commemorative 125th anniversary lapel pin to all of its supporters.

Give STL Day is a special day for philanthropy across the St. Louis Metropolitan area. Every person in the community is being asked to support their favorite nonprofit. Large and small gifts combined will have a big impact. It's time to think big and work together for the greater good.

A virtual event with a personal touch. Our giving website,, makes it easy, safe and fun to give. By designating your gift to Bethesda, we can continue serving St. Louis families for another 125 years.