LIBERTY, Mo. August 15, 2023 – The Liberty Hospital Foundation is thrilled to announce the successful completion of the Mabee Challenge Grant, a significant milestone in our Branching Out Campaign. The Mabee Foundation has awarded $750,000 to the Liberty Hospital Foundation in recognition of our achievements and dedication to improving healthcare services and facilities in our community.

The Mabee Challenge Grant was a pivotal initiative within the Branching Out Campaign, aimed at raising funds for the enhancement and expansion of the TreeHouse. This remarkable accomplishment demonstrates our unwavering commitment of the Liberty Hospital Foundation to serving the community’s healthcare needs.

“We are elated to share this exciting news with our community and supporters,” said Michael C. Russell, CAE, Executive Director of the Liberty Hospital Foundation. “The completion of the Mabee Challenge Grant is a testament to the collective efforts of our donors, volunteers, staff, and partners who have come together to make a lasting impact on the healthcare landscape in our region.”

The $750,000 grant from the Mabee Foundation will play a pivotal role in advancing the objectives of the Branching Out Campaign. The funds will be directed toward critical projects that include the expansion of patient care facilities, the implementation of innovative medical technologies, and the enhancement of healthcare services to better serve patients and their families.

The Liberty Hospital Foundation expresses our deepest gratitude to the Mabee Foundation for their confidence in the organization’s vision and their significant contribution to the Branching Out Campaign. This partnership will undoubtedly pave the way for a brighter and healthier future for the entire community.

For more information about the Liberty Hospital Foundation and the Branching Out Campaign, please visit or contact Julie Gilmor, Director of Marketing & Events for the Liberty Hospital Foundation.

About the Liberty Hospital Foundation

The Liberty Hospital Foundation is a non-profit organization committed to improving healthcare services and facilities for the community. Our mission is to “support patients, individuals, families, and employees in the Liberty Hospital community by creating, funding, and promoting programs that improve health, education, wellness, and care.” Through fundraising efforts, partnerships, and community engagement, the foundation works tirelessly to ensure accessible and high-quality healthcare for all.

About the Mabee Foundation

The Mabee Foundation is a philanthropic organization dedicated to supporting organizations that are focused on education, healthcare, social services, and other charitable endeavors. With a history of impactful grants, the foundation aims to make a positive difference in communities and contribute to the betterment of society.

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