About the Foundation

The West Tennessee Healthcare Hope and Healing Foundation is dedicated solely to raising funds and providing support for the health, healing, and well-being of our patients, staff, and community.


Donna Stines, Philanthropy Council Director

Donna Stines

Philanthropy Council Director

With over 20 years of professional fundraising experience, Donna oversees operations of the Hope and Healing Foundation, leads all fundraising efforts for West Tennessee Healthcare hospitals and programs, and manages the Foundation team. She is a graduate of Leadership Jackson's class of 2022 and WestStar Leadership Program's class of 2023.

Esther Jones, Donor Management Analyst

Esther Jones

Donor Management Analyst

Esther joined the Hope and Healing Foundation team in 2023. In her role as Donor Management Analyst, she strategizes the Foundation's public relations efforts, maintains the donor management database, and assists with fund development.


The Hope and Healing Foundation exists to support the programs and services of the West Tennessee Healthcare system, providing philanthropic support for services and projects of the system and aiding the communities and individuals served by the health system, consistent with the mission of West Tennessee Healthcare: “to improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve while providing exceptional and compassionate care.”

WTH and Hope and Healing hospice home philanthropy group

Thank You to Our 2023 Donors!

We are thrilled to recognize the generous donors who contributed to the work of the Hope and Healing Foundation in 2023. It means the world to us to have this support, especially in the foundation’s first year of operation! Please read through the lists below to see the 2023 donors throughout our various giving societies. […]

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Philanthropy Council

These community leaders are serving on the Philanthropy Council, leading the effort in raising money to build our region’s first Hospice Home. We are grateful for the hard work, time and dedication that they have put into providing this important service for our neighbors.

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Doctor Spotlight: Steven Williams, DO

With National Doctors’ Day coming up, we want to spotlight some of the exceptional doctors in the West Tennessee Healthcare system. Dr. Steven Williams is a hospitalist at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

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