AHP Survey Shows Fundraising Growth Slowing

June 2008
Frontiers of Health Services Management;Summer2008, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p14
The article focuses on the survey which reveals the fund raised of the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP) in the dynamic healthcare environment in the U.S. It notes that AHP is not-for-profit organization whose more than 4,600 members direct philanthropic programs in 2,200 of North America's not-for-profit hospitals and healthcare systems. It is reported that total funds for 2006 raised through philanthropy by healthcare institution is 5.897 billion in cash and another $2 billion in pledges which is a decline in the rate of growth of giving compared to the 16 percent growth rate reached in fiscal year 2005.


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