Novant Health team members pledge more than $1 million to those in need

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Employee giving campaign called Giving. Serving. Together. supports health, humanitarian assistance agencies

Over the course of five weeks, more than 4,700 Novant Health team members pledged $1.29 million to support patients, team members, and their local communities through the Novant Health team member giving campaign, Giving. Serving. Together.



The campaign provides an opportunity for Novant Health team members across all Novant Health markets covering a four-state area to join together to give back to those in need.

“The annual Giving. Serving. Together. campaign is a way for our team members to support each other, our patients and the communities we serve,” said Ann Caulkins, senior vice president of Novant Health and president of Novant Health Foundations. “Through this campaign, our team members’ donations will impact countless lives, improve the overall health of our communities and continue to make a difference where we work and live.”

Team members generously pledged to impact the lives of those in need. Donations to regional Novant Health foundations and local community agencies support:

  • Employee assistance funds.
  • Services at free clinics.
  • New technology and updated equipment.
  • Patient programming.
  • New facilities to better serve patients.
  • Assistance for people in need of shelter, food, clothing, and personal care.
  • Research funding.

In addition to monetary donations, team members also dedicated more than 1,600 hours to giving back through a variety of events focused on different community organizations and initiatives.

About Novant Health Novant Health is an integrated network of physician clinics, outpatient facilities and hospitals that deliver a seamless and convenient healthcare experience to communities in Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Georgia. The Novant Health network consists of more than 1,600 physicians and over 28,000 employees that provide care at over 640 locations, including 15 hospitals and hundreds of outpatient facilities and physician clinics. In 2019, Forbes ranked the organization first in North Carolina and 38th nationally on its 2019 Best Employers for Diversity list. Novant Health provided more than $883 million in community benefit, including financial assistance and services, in 2018.