Memorial and Honorary Gifts

Your gift can be a meaningful way to recognize a dedicated caregiver, to honor the memory of a loved one, or to mark a special occasion. If you wish us to notify the individual(s) whom you are honoring or their family members of your gift, please include their names and addresses with your gift.

For online gifts, please be sure to complete the Memorial and Honorary Gifts section of the online giving form for the fund that you select.

What to write in an obituary

If you wish to invite friends and family to make memorial contributions to Dartmouth-Hitchcock, the Geisel School of Medicine, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, or the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, please include the Office of Development address in the obituary:

D-H/Geisel Office of Development
One Medical Center Drive, HB 7070
Lebanon, NH 03756-0001

To ensure memorial gifts are directed as you wish, please call the Office of Development.

  • To clarify which fund you would like to support
  • For suggested language to use in the obituary
  • For instructions on how checks should be made out
  • To provide us with your contact information, if you would like to receive a list of those who have made a gift in memory of your loved one.

Thank you for your generosity.