Sponsorships and Contributions

Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to improving the health of our community through sponsorships of select causes and organizations. See our criteria for sponsorship and learn how to apply.

Request sponsorship

If you have questions about being sponsored, please contact Community Relations at


or Community Relations

Sponsorship guidelines

We support a variety of worthy causes and non-profit organizations that align with our four primary missions:

  • Education
  • Patient care
  • Research
  • Community health

We place particular emphasis on causes and programs that support and enhance community health, as they have a direct impact on improving the health of residents within our service area.

All organizations must have 501(c)(3) status and be located in one of our primary service areas:

  • Cumberland
  • Dauphin
  • Lebanon
  • Northern York
  • Perry

Application requirements

All Community Sponsorship Request applications must be submitted a minimum of 45 days prior to the date of the event or program.

Applications submitted less than 45 days prior to the event date are not guaranteed to be processed and/or paid (if approved) by the date of the event.

Community Health Needs Assessment

Healthcare providers in central Pennsylvania are committed to understanding, anticipating, assessing, and addressing the healthcare needs of their communities.