Honor and Memorial Giving

Support Boston Medical Center by honoring a friend, remembering a loved one, commemorating an event or recognizing a caregiver. There are many ways you can celebrate an occasion or someone special to you:

When acknowledging an event through honor and memorial giving, BMC offers wraparound assistance and can provide important supporting collateral. Please contact the Development Office at philanthropy@bmc.org for any questions or help.

Memorial Giving Language

Many donors inquire about the appropriate obituary language for donations in lieu of flowers. The following is recommended with specifics in [brackets]:

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to [specific department or program] at Boston Medical Center, in memory of [name]. Contributions can be made at www.bmc.org/giving. You can also mail donations to Boston Medical Center - Office of Development, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, 1st Floor Boston, MA 02118. For checks, please include individual’s name in the memo line.