Governed by a volunteer board of trustees, we are a 501(c)3 organization as determined by the Internal Revenue Service. Your gifts are deductible to the extent allowed by law. All gifts, regardless of size, make a difference in the lives of those we serve.


The Hospice of the Northwest Foundation funds compassion and dignity every moment of life.


Our vision is to transform the way dying is perceived and experienced so that everyone coping with a life limiting illness has access to hospice care; we envision a future where no one dies alone or in pain.

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In the course of fulfilling our mission we will:

  • Be passionate about the need for Hospice
  • Foster a culture of philanthropy
  • Cherish and respect our donors
  • Advance community awareness
  • Ensure that our funding priorities are aligned with Hospice of the Northwest’s needs
  • Use funds the way our donors expect them to be used
  • Manage our funds with great care and integrity
  • Advocate for continued learning and training
  • Invest in programs, training and services that enhance quality of life for the patient and their loved ones.

Board of Trustees

Sean Bartlett
Vice President
Kathleen Petrzelka
Mary Ryan
Dianne Goddard

Board Members
Ted Brockmann
Whitney Forsythe
Gina Gillespie
Lori Halverson
Jenifer Howson
Michelle Moser
Hugh Pierce
Rhonda Tingley
Brandon Tobol

Immediate Past President
Danny Pickering
 Executive Director
Wendy J. Rohrbacher, MA, CFRE