Ways to Help

Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation is the tax-exempt charity providing philanthropic support for Southern Ocean Medical Center.

Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation welcomes contributions that support our mission, regardless of size, from any individual, family, business, corporation, foundation, or similar source. If you're not sure how you want to give, or what you want to support, the foundation staff is available to meet with you to discuss your areas of interest, the medical center's vision, and options for giving.

One of the simplest ways to support Southern Ocean Medical Center is with a financial contribution--whether you use cash, a check, or a credit card. Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, which means your donation is tax-deductible to the full extent provided by law.

Donate Online

Click here to make a donation via our secure website


Donate by Mail

Please make your check payable to the SOMC Foundation and mail it to:

SOMC Foundation
1140 Route 72 West
Manahawkin, NJ 08050

Donate by Phone

Call the Southern Ocean Medical Center fundraising staff at 609-978-3081.


Give a Gift From Our Wish List

Click here to see the items on our wish list 

Other Ways to Give

For other ways to give, please click below to get more information:

Financial and estate planning, which includes legacy gifts, life insurance, securities, and real estate

Events, whether you want to support one of Southern Ocean Medical Center's events or plan one of your own

How to donate items to Southern Ocean Medical Center

Annual Gifts
Your gift of cash, check, money order, or credit card is the simplest method of giving and is not subject to gift or estate taxes. Your contribution will be greatly appreciated for any purpose consistent with the mission of Southern Ocean Medical Center.

Establish a corporate partnership with Southern Ocean Medical Center
Employee giving campaigns give businesses a chance to get their employees involved with Southern Ocean Medical Center. We make it easy for you by helping you shape your program and speak to your employees about the impact their donations can make. Structure the program however it works best for you payroll deduction, an annual drive, or a corporate matching program. Contact Lisa Klein at 609-978-3081 for more information.

Make a matching gift
These gifts are an easy way to double or, in some cases, triple your gift to Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation. We are grateful to the many companies that provide financial support through their matching gift programs and we are especially thankful to the individuals who designate our hospital as their matching gift recipient. To find out if your employer has a matching gift program, or to request a matching gift form, please contact your human resources department.

Memorial and Tribute Gifts
You can perpetuate the memory of a loved one or a cherished friend with memorial gifts to Southern Ocean Medical Center Foundation. Tribute giving provides you with an opportunity to recognize special occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries, the birth of a child, personal achievements, such as graduation or retirement, or to honor your physician or special caregiver at Southern Ocean Medical Center. A letter to the honoree will be sent informing them that a gift has been made in tribute.

Marketable securities (including stocks, mutual funds and certain bonds) may help you make a larger gift at less cost. There can be many tax advantages for this type of gift.