Heaton Smith has facilitated documented gifts that range from $100,000 to more than $10,000,000.  We are the leader in documented and naming gifts in the legacy and charitable estate planning space.


Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent dedicated to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Our specialized care helps children get better faster and live healthier lives. Managing more than 870,000 patient visits annually at three hospitals and 27 neighborhood locations, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. With generous philanthropic and volunteer support since 1915, Children’s has impacted the lives of children in Georgia, the United States and throughout the world. Visit www.choa.org for more information.


YMCA of Metro Atlanta


The YMCA of Metro Atlanta exists to meet unmet community needs. The YMCA aspires to leave a legacy for future generations by bringing people together to champion communities where everyone belongs. YMCA programs are guided by a four-part agenda to ensure school readiness, improve academic achievement, inspire civic leadership and empower healthy living. Founded in 1858, the YMCA of Metro Atlanta has served our community for almost 160 years. As Atlanta has grown, the YMCA has responded with new locations and programs to meet the unique needs of the children, adults and families it serves.


Bon Secours Virginia Health System Richmond, Virginia


Bon Secours Virginia provides excellent healthcare to Virginians through a network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, ambulatory care sites and continuing care facilities across the Commonwealth. The not-for-profit health system employs more than 12,500 people, including nearly 800 providers who are part of the Bon Secours Medical Group. The fourth largest and only faith-based health system in Virginia, Bon Secours Virginia offers a full range of services including cardiology, women’s health, children’s health, orthopaedics, oncology, neurosciences and surgery at eight award-winning hospitals.
•Bon Secours Richmond hospitals include St. Mary's Hospital, Memorial Regional Medical Center, Richmond Community Hospital, Rappahannock General Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center.
•Bon Secours Hampton Roads hospitals include Maryview Medical Center, DePaul Medical Center and Mary Immaculate Hospital.
About Bon Secours Virginia Health Care Foundation
The Bon Secours Virginia Health Care Foundation raises charitable funds to help Bon Secours Virginia Health System address the community's growing health care needs with compassion and excellence. Through charitable support, the Foundation is dedicated to helping create healthy communities, advancing clinical innovation, and providing an extraordinary experience of care. For more information, visit www.bsvaf.org


The Academy of Our Lady of Mercy Louisville, Kentucky

The Academy of Our Lady of Mercy (Mercy Academy) is an all-female Catholic high school in Louisville, Ky., that exists to serve young women by empowering them through an innovative approach to education that prepares students for real life within a warm and caring Catholic community. Mercy Academy is committed to offering a varied curriculum to a range of students seeking preparation for college, for work in an age of rapid change and, most importantly, for the real world. The major concern of Mercy Academy is the individual student in which educators strive to develop each young woman to her greatest potential and to encourage them to pass on the spiritual, cultural, social and intellectual heritage which have been entrusted to her.


Assumption High School Louisville, Kentucky

Assumption High School educates young women to reach their maximum potential in a Catholic community where faith guides, compassion inspires, integrity matters, and excellence empowers. Rooted in the values of Jesus Christ and the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy, Assumption thrives as the college preparatory school of choice for young women by providing a wide range of educational and co-curricular programs which develop the whole person: mind, body, and spirit. Learn more about Assumption High School at www.ahsrockets.org or call 502-458-9551


UK HealthCare Lexington, Kentucky

Established in 1957, UK HealthCare® is the brand name for the University of Kentucky’s health care system. UK HealthCare represents the hospitals, clinics, outreach locations, and patient care services and activities of the university’s six health profession colleges (Medicine, Nursing, Health Sciences, Public Health, Dentistry and Pharmacy).

UK HealthCare is committed to the pillars of academic health care – research, education and clinical care and includes the University of Kentucky School of Medicine and the Markey Comprehensive Cancer Center.  UK HealthCare offers 80+ specialized clinics, 143 outreach programs and a team of 9,000 physicians, nurses, pharmacists and health care workers dedicated to patient health.


OhioHealth Foundation Columbus, Ohio

The OhioHealth Foundation stewards philanthropic support for OhioHealth, a central Ohio family of faith-based, not-for-profit hospitals and healthcare services. Philanthropic support from individuals, corporations, foundations and organizations are utilized to  continue our mission of achieving excellence in patient care, transforming the future of medical research and education, and developing programs that help us improve the health of those we serve.


Columbus Regional Hospital Columbus, Indiana

Incorporated in 1951, Columbus Regional Health Foundation works through public awareness, building community partnerships, and raising charitable contributions for community health initiatives and innovative hospital-based projects that promote excellence in patient care. CRH Foundation is a key fundraising partner for vital community resources including REACH Healthy Communities, Volunteers in Medicine clinic and Columbus Regional Health System. Columbus Regional Health system serves a 10-county region in southeastern Indiana. The health system includes more than 2,100 employees, 225 physicians on medical staff, and 250 volunteers. Columbus Region Hospital, the system’s flagship facility, is a 225-bed not-for-profit hospital that provides emergency and surgical services and comprehensive care in numerous specialty areas. Columbus Regional Health Physicians offer a network of primary and specialty care physicians.


Catholic Community Foundation  |  Cleveland, Ohio

The Catholic Community Foundation supports the mission of the Diocese of Cleveland to provide for the spiritual, educational and charitable needs of people throughout Northeast Ohio. Since its inception in 2000, the Foundation has raised more than $230 million to support our seminarians in their priestly formation, provide financial assistance to Catholic school students, and offer social services to our neighbors in need.


Catholic Charities  |  Washington, DC

Catholic Charities is the social ministry outreach of the Archdiocese of Washington.  Motivated by the Gospel Message of Jesus Christ, and guided by Catholic social and moral teaching, Catholic Charities strengthens lives of all in need by giving help that empowers and hope that lasts.  Their work helps people develop the skills and strength to move from crisis or isolation to stability and growth through comprehensive, integrated and culturally competent services.  To that end, the ministry affirms and supports the dignity of all human life, strengthens families, and serves the poor and most vulnerable; especially the homeless, at-risk immigrant newcomers, and persons with mental and developmental disabilities.


Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital | Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital is a 286 all-private patient room facility and the leading healthcare provider in Rutherford County. Since 1927, Saint Thomas Rutherford has been committed to physical, emotional and spiritual healing. In October 2010, Saint Thomas Rutherford opened a new $268 million hospital equipped with state-of-the-art technology. Its mission is to serve all persons, with special attention to those who are poor and vulnerable, while improving the health of individuals and communities. Part of Saint Thomas Health, a regional health system that consists of five hospitals – Saint Thomas Midtown and Saint Thomas West Hospitals, Saint Thomas Hospital for Spinal Surgery, Nashville - Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital, Murfreesboro - and Saint Thomas Hickman Hospital, Centerville. Saint Thomas Health is a member of Ascension Health, which is the largest not-for-profit Catholic health system in the United States.


Highlands-Cashiers Hospital | Highlands, North Carolina

Highlands-Cashiers Hospital provides premier healthcare to the Highlands-Cashiers area of Western North Carolina. The hospital has become a benchmark for medical care in small communities and provides top-quality physicians, first-class facilities and state-of-the-art equipment. The hospital seeks to create a community of healthy citizens and treats everyone in need of healthcare, including those without the ability to pay. The Highlands-Cashiers area is an affluent and seasonal community with a growing year-round population.


The George W. Bush Presidential Center | Dallas, Texas

The George W. Bush Presidential Center is home to the Bush Presidential Library and Museum and the Bush Institute. The Bush Center's 226,000-square-foot building and 15-acre urban park reside on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.

President and Mrs. Bush founded the Bush Center to continue their work expanding freedom at home and around the globe. Built with private donations, the Bush Presidential Library and Museum opened to the public on May 1, 2013.


Mission Health | Asheville, North Carolina

Mission Health is North Carolina’s sixth largest health system and the tertiary care regional referral center for Western North Carolina and the adjoining region. Thomson Reuters recently ranked Mission Health System among the top 15 in the United States.  The main hospital in the system, Mission Hospital, is licensed for 730 beds on its two adjoining campuses in Asheville, Memorial and St. Joseph. Its centers of excellence include Pediatrics, Oncology, Cardiology, Neurosciences, Orthopedics, Women’s Health, and the region’s dedicated Level II Trauma Center.


Asbury Foundation | Gaithersburg, Maryland

The Asbury Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that serves Asbury's five assisted living communities, which are located throughout Maryland and Pennsylvania.  The Foundation secures philanthropic support to enhance the quality of life for seniors and strives to provide a home and care for all residents - even those who have outlived their financial resources.  Each Asbury community provides programs and services without placing an undue burden on its residents.

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Holy Cross Health Foundation | Silver Spring, Maryland

Holy Cross Health is a member of CHE Trinity Health, which is based in Livonia, Michigan, and is one of the nation’s largest health care systems. Holy Cross Hospital, located in Silver Spring, is a 443-bed teaching hospital and is one of the largest hospitals in Maryland. Holy Cross Germantown Hospital will

open in 2014 on the Germantown campus of Montgomery College and will be the first new hospital in Montgomery County in more than 35 years. Holy Cross Health manages relationships with physicians and insurers.


 The George Washington University Law School | Washington, DC

Founded in 1865, The George Washington University Law School (GW Law) was the first law school in the District of Columbia.  Since enrolling its inaugural class, GW Law has produced some of the finest minds across the spectrum of legal scholarship and public service.  Prominent alumni include the late J. William Fulbright, the late U.S. Senator Daniel K Inouye (J.D. ’52), former Attorney General William P. Barr (J.D. ’77), former Treasury Secretary John W. Snow (J.D. ’67), former U.S. Solicitor General Gregory G. Garre (J.D. ’91), U.S. Senator Harry Reid (J.D. ’64), three former IRS Commissioners and many more prominent leaders in government service.  That tradition continues today with GW Law ranking second among all U.S. law schools in sending the highest percentage of recent graduates to government and public interest jobs.  Visit www.law.gwu.edu to learn more about GW Law.


George Washington University School of Business | Washington, DC

(GWSB) is an international leader in education and research and prides itself on training future leaders to be global problem-solvers and socially responsible managers. The school leverages its prime location - in the heart of Washington - by attracting visiting scholars and leaders in the business community to work, teach and engage with students on campus. 

The depth and variety of GWSB's academic and professional programs, including five specialized master's programs, provide rich opportunities for academic engagement and career development for students in the school's core Bachelor of Business Administration, Master of Business Administration and doctoral programs.


George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences | Washington, DC

Founded in 1825, the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) was the first medical school in the nation’s capital and is the 11th oldest in the country. To this day, the school is widely recognized for excellence and innovation in clinical medical education.

In addition to training some of the nation’s leading physicians, GW SMHS has also provided care for U.S. presidents, international diplomats, and Washington, D.C. for nearly two centuries. Working together in our nation’s capital, with integrity and resolve, GW SMHS is committed to improving the health and well-being of our local, national, and global communities.


Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center | Miami, Florida

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center was founded in 1992 and provides comprehensive cancer services to the South Florida Community. In 2003, Sylvester expanded its services to Broward and Palm Beach with the opening of Sylvester at Deerfield Beach.

Sylvester at Kendall and Sylvester at Plantation were opened in 2009 and 2012 respectively. Today, there are more than 305,000 outpatient visits at the cancer center and more than 250 physicians and scientists who work together to help realize Harcourt Sylvester Jr.'s vision of a comprehensive cancer center.

Sylvester physicians and scientists are engaged in 168 clinical trials.


Methodist Health Foundation | Indianapolis, Indiana

Methodist Health Foundation serves as the steward of philanthropic support for Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital. A separate 501 (c)(3) corporation, the Foundation’s fundraising efforts sustain the mission of IU Health Methodist – improving the health of our patients and community through innovation and excellence in care, education, research and service.


Furman University | Greenville, South Carolina

Furman University is one of the nation's premier undergraduate liberal arts colleges. The University offers outstanding academics, opportunities for a broad range of talented students with a passion for learning, a robust visual and performing arts program, and competitive NCAA Division I athletics. Its campus in Greenville, South Carolina, is nationally acclaimed for its beauty, and the residential student body is the ideal size to enhance scholarly activity, personal growth, and leadership development.


Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center | Greenville, South Carolina

Greenville Hospital System Univeristy Medical Center's story began in January 1912, and 100 hundred years later, is South Carolina's largest healthcare system. GHS is comprised of five medical campuses, as well as outpatient centers, radiology centers, physician practices, and research and academics, which includes the Univeristy of South Carolina School of Medicine-Greenville. GHS meets the needs of the people and communities it serves while advancing healthcare for future generations.

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St Luke's Episcopal Health System Foundation | Houston, Texas

The St. Luke’s Foundation raises funds on behalf of St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, St. Luke’s The Woodlands Hospital, St. Luke’s Sugar Land Hospital, St. Luke’s Episcopal Health Charities and community outreach efforts and programs that align with St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System’s charitable mission. The Foundation promotes healthcare excellence, advances in medical science and improvements in community health services in southeast Texas.


Piedmont Healthcare | Atlanta, Georgia

Piedmont Healthcare is a 1043-bed hospital system based in Atlanta. Piedmont Hospital, located in the Buckhead neighborhood, was ranked as the top acute-care community hospital in metro Atlanta on the 2011-12 Best Hospitals list by U.S. News & World Report. The system includes Piedmont Heart Institute, comprised of more than 100 affiliated cardiovascular specialists. In addition to cardiology, a short list of Piedmont's specialties include oncology, neurology, gastroenterology, gynecology and endocrinology.