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WhidbeyHealth Foundation

WhidbeyHealth Foundation
Independent 501(c)3 | 
ID: 91-1147024

Dedicated To

Advancing the Quality & Access of Care for our Whidbey Community

Our Vision & Mission

To pioneer sustainable rural healthcare solutions and enrich the quality of care for everyone on Whidbey Island.

Through philanthropy, community advocacy, outreach, and innovative partnerships to:

  1. Advance patient care at WhidbeyHealth

  2. Empower our healthcare professionals

  3. Strengthen the community’s economic vitality

  4. Secure resources & access to high-quality healthcare for all.

2023 Highlights

Join us in celebrating a year of remarkable growth and impact! In 2023, WhidbeyHealth Foundation achieved significant milestones, reflecting our unwavering commitment to enhancing healthcare in our community.


This notable achievement not only showcases the trust and support of our community but also underscores our dedication to expanding our impact and serving more individuals in need of vital healthcare services.


The Foundation allocated over $1.2M towards initiatives aimed to enchanting the quality and access of care on Whidbey.

71 Grants

proudly awarded 71 grants dedicated to elevating medical equipment and facilities to elevate the standard of care for our community.


Successfully achieved our fundraising goal of $520,000, enabling the acquisition of two new ambulances to enhance emergency medical services.


Achieved an impressive 70% increase in growth, reflecting our commitment to  responsive action in meeting the evolving needs of our community.


In a remarkable achievement, the Foundation saw a staggering 69% increase in revenue in 2023.

Upcoming Events

Stay in the loop with all the latest happenings at WhidbeyHealth Foundation. Check out our upcoming events and mark your calendars for exciting opportunities to engage, learn, and support our mission of promoting health and wellness in our community.

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Enchanted Masquerade Gala

Saturday, June 22, 2024 | 4:00 PM

Join us in person at the Useless Bay Golf & Country Club or virtually from anywhere in the world for the 2024 Enchanted Masquerade Gala.


Experience live and silent auctions, delectable dining, and captivating dancing while supporting the expansion of Rehabilitation Care on Whidbey Island.

Embark on a journey filled with elegance and purpose as we support expanding Cardiac Rehab, Pulmonary Rehab, Pediatric Rehab, Physical Therapy, Occupational & Speech Therapy, and Specialty Services like Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, Acupuncture, Hand Therapy, Aquatic Therapy.

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22nd Tour de Whidbey

Saturday, August 17, 2024

Registration Opens on May 1, 2024

Gear up for an unforgettable adventure at Tour de Whidbey, one of the most scenic cycling events in the Pacific Northwest!

Join cyclists from across the country as we pedal through scenic vistas, all in support of vital healthcare services at WhidbeyHealth Hospital and Clinics.

Whether you're a seasoned rider or just starting out, there's a route for everyone to enjoy. Don't miss your chance to be part of this milestone event that promotes health, diversity, and economic vitality on Whidbey Island.

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4th Golf, Dinner & Auction

Wednesday, August 21, 2024

Registration Opens on July 1, 2024

Prepare for an unforgettable day of giving back at the Annual WhidbeyHealth Goff, Dinner & Auction! Dive into a world of exciting experiences, all in support of enhancing WhidbeyHealth's care for all.

Starting at noon with a shotgun start, the day unfolds with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and a lively bar, followed by a delectable dinner and exhilarating live auction.

This year's auction is your chance to make a real impact by raising crucial funds for essential equipment. Join us in ensuring that WhidbeyHealth continues to provide quality care to our community. Your generosity can change lives!

About WhidbeyHealth Foundation

The WhidbeyHealth Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 1981 with a gift from the Waterman Medical Foundation to improve patient outcomes and their experience at WhidbeyHealth. (Tax ID: 91-1147024)

For 43 years, the foundation has served as an advocate to improving the health and well-being of the community and as a financial resource to WhidbeyHealth by leveraging philanthropy.

At WhidbeyHealth Foundation, we are dedicated to pioneering sustainable rural healthcare solutions that enrich the quality of care on Whidbey Island. Our goal is to advance patient care, empower healthcare professionals, strengthen the community's economic vitality, and secure access to high-quality healthcare for all. We achieve this Through philanthropy, community advocacy, outreach, and innovative partnerships. We believe that by working together, we can create a healthier and more vibrant community.

About WhidbeyHealth

For more than 50 years, WhidbeyHealth has believed that everyone on Whidbey Island deserves local access to high-quality healthcare. WhidbeyHealth provides patient centric healthcare, a safety net when emergencies happen, and peace of mind knowing our team is standing by 24/7 to respond to the needs of Whidbey Island residents and visitors. WhidbeyHealth System is comprised of the Medical Center in Coupeville, and ten (10) outpatient clinics across Whidbey Island.

WhidbeyHealth proudly holds accreditation from DNV (Det Norske Veritas), a renowned global certification authority specializing in healthcare accreditation. This prestigious recognition not only affirms the excellence of our hospital's specialty care programs but also underscores our unwavering commitment to upholding rigorous safety and quality standards in healthcare services. DNV's methodology seamlessly integrates established principles of quality and risk management with precise clinical and physical environment criteria, ensuring that our healthcare provision consistently meets and exceeds the highest benchmarks of excellence.

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