The history of Fayette Regional Health System Foundation is built on a tradition of charitable support. This tradition began with the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. J. Earl Henry who in 1981 bequeathed $627,000 to the hospital. Of the many benefits their gift made possible, perhaps the most important was the impetus to form a charitable foundation to carry on in their philanthropic spirit.
The FRHS Foundation is a separate 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization. Its sole purpose is to support the mission of Fayette Regional Health System – To Care, To Serve, To Heal. The Foundation helps to ensure the hospital’s diverse strengths – the strengths that make Fayette Regional Health System a critical resource in our community.
Over more than a quarter century, generous contributions have helped to provide: