CMH Visionary Society

Your Legacy Promises a Healthier Future

The Columbia Memorial Health Foundation has established the Visionary Society to celebrate and thank individuals who have remembered Columbia Memorial Health by creating a lasting legacy in their estate plans. Through their generous support, Visionary Society members play a vital role in defining our future success and inspiring others to join a society of forward thinking, philanthropic supporters.

Join the Visionary Society

Visionary Society PinInforming us that you have included the Columbia Memorial Health Foundation in your plans gives us the opportunity to express our heartfelt gratitude and extend a small token of our appreciation, including:

  • Recognition in our newsletter, Connections
  • A complimentary subscription to our periodic newsletter on tax and estate planning
  • Invitations to estate planning and donor recognitions events as our special guests
  • A Visionary Society lapel pin
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Even if you wish to remain anonymous, please let us know about your gift.

To include The Columbia Memorial Health Foundation in your bequest, complete the Estate Intention Form stating your confidential wishes. The agreement is non-binding and does not constitute a legal promise of any future donation to Columbia Memorial Health.

After consulting with your attorney or tax advisor, please return the completed form to:

The Columbia Memorial Health Foundation
71 Prospect Avenue, Hudson, NY 12534

If you have already included us in your will or living trust please let us know so we can recognize and thank you! Your gift may also remain anonymous.

Because of your generosity, Columbia Memorial Health will continue to provide exceptional healthcare services to you, your family and our community.

We extend our deep appreciation to those who share in our Mission to provide the people of our communities with access to safe, high-quality, comprehensive healthcare services in a dignified and compassionate manner.

Visionary Society gifts ensure our future and stand as a tribute to you for generations to come.

If you have questions, please contact Barbara Klassen at (518) 828-8362 or

We are honored to be remembered by the following Visionary Society members who have provided for Columbia Memorial Health in their estate plans.

Visionary Society Members

  • Anonymous (2)
  • Peter Jung
  • Deborah E. Lans
  • Stephen E. and Marlena M. Nelson
  • Bonnie S. Newkirk
  • Fran Reiter
  • Sidney Richter
  • Edwina Thorn
  • Jane Wood

Visionary Society in memory of…

  • Vita Barsky Abt
  • Deborah Addis
  • Fritzi Bellamy
  • George Benson
  • H. Jon Collins
  • Alfred M. Dunham
  • Myra Stern Ginsberg
  • Harold Glickman
  • Morris Glickman
  • Arthur Hammell
  • Charles Inman
  • James M. Kingsbury
  • James H. Laurie
  • Harold P. Morrill
  • Edward Humes Ross
  • Julia M. Ross
  • Frances G. Seymour
  • Craig Thorn, III
  • Jean Traver
  • Margaret VanBramer
  • M. Scott Wood
  • Herbert Zellhoefer

If you have made provisions for Columbia Memorial in your estate plans and would like to be recognized as a member of the Visionary Society, please contact us.