Cherokee Indian Hospital Foundation

Welcome to the web page of the Cherokee Indian Hospital Foundation.

Artist's concept of the new hospital building.
Artist’s concept of the new hospital building.

The Cherokee Indian Hospital Foundation was created to help fulfill the needs of Cherokee Indian people by raising and providing funds to meet “unmet needs” of the Cherokee Indian Hospital in Cherokee North Carolina. As funding by the Indian Health Service has decreased, the EBCI Tribe has taken over funding for the hospital and vastly

The new hospital. The artist was right, wouldn't you say?
The new hospital. The artist was right, wouldn’t you say?

expanded service. Still, there are shortfalls that must be met, and the the Cherokee Indian Hospital Foundation meets them. We have assisted with the purchase of everything from furniture and toys to a new CAT Scan machine. The foundation is a source of grants to hospital department for an assortment of worthy projects like community outreach, diabetes awareness and smoking cessation.

Mr. Casey Cooper, CIH CEO, welcomed US Congressman Mark Meadows and his wife Debbie to our hospital for a visit and tour.
Mr. Casey Cooper, CIH CEO, welcomed US Congressman Mark Meadows and his wife Debbie to our hospital for a visit and tour.

The Cherokee Indian Hospital Foundation works very closely with the Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority, the governing body of the hospital. The foundation raises funds with numerous fundraising activities of which the annual Gala is the largest.

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