Meet our Donors

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Mildred Bronstein

Mildred Bronstein  leaves behind a rich legacy of kindness and generosity at Swedish Covenant Hospital…Read More

Harlan Didrickson

After years of suffering and searching for answers, Harlan Didrickson was able to get the answers he needed…Read More

Fitch2_websiteMorgan and Helen Fitch
Mr. Morgan L. and Mrs. Helen Fitch were passionate about justice. This was exemplified through Mr. Fitch’s legal career, as well as…Read More


Michele Greenberg
Michele Greenberg fondly remembers her father, Jack, for his generosity, kind heart and sense of humor. He often…Read More

Janelle Hail
Janelle Hail, a 30-year breast cancer survivor, is the Founder & CEO of the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. (NBCF)…Read More

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As head of the Nursing Division at Swedish Covenant Hospital for 14 years, Barbara M. Jones, understands the value…Read More

Janet McBride

Through a fulfilling career in nursing, which brought Janet McBride from Northwest Indiana, to Chicago then…Read More

Norgan_web2Ken Norgan
From a young age, Ken Norgan remembers his family’s involvement with philanthropy. It is no surprise, then, that…Read More

Tony Ocasio

Tony began his career at Swedish Covenant Hospital in 1974 as a Clinical Lab Assistant, doing everything from…Read More

Darin Ortmann

Darin Ortmann remembers what it’s like to be a child in the hospital around the holidays. At the age of five…Read More

ramesh_websiteRamesh Patel, PharmD
Giving should be from the heart according to Ramesh Patel, PharmD, Senior Director of Pharmacy Services and Clinical Research…Read More

Richard and Roxy Pepper
Richard Pepper grew up visiting his grandparents who lived near Swedish Covenant Hospital on Leland Avenue…Read More

Connie Putney
Connie Putney credits Swedish Covenant Hospital with saving her life. As a long-time member of Galter LifeCenter…Read More

Tom and Mary Ann Spicer

Swedish Covenant Hospital holds a special place in the hearts of Tom and Mary Ann Spicer. The physicians…Read More

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Ariel Tolentino is happy to be alive. Following a quintuple coronary artery bypass graft surgery, he’s accomplished…Read More

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In the early 1960’s Leo Witz formed a relationship with Swedish Covenant Hospital that has spanned nearly six…Read More

Dr. Sharuk Yelda
Dr. Sharuk Yelda served as an orthopedic surgeon at Swedish Covenant Hospital for 27 years. Today, he credits…Read More


Just a few days before Christmas, Tom was working at his downtown office when he began to feel ill. He decided to…Read More

When Carol fell in August 2013, she was hesitant to call for help, thinking her injury would improve. However, after waiting…Read More