Frequently Asked Questions

Is Driscoll Children's Hospital a non-profit organization?
Yes. Driscoll Children's Hospital is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.
How can I make a donation?
There are many ways to make a donation to Driscoll Children’s Hospital.
You can:

  • Donate online
  • Donate by sending your check or our online donation form to: Driscoll Children's Hospital, 3533 S. Alameda Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78411
  • Donate by calling (361) 694-6401
Can I make a donation with a credit card?
Yes. We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.
Who do I make my check payable to?
Make checks payable to Driscoll Children's Hospital Development Foundation.
Will I receive a tax receipt when I make a donation?
Yes, all gifts are acknowledged with a thank you letter/receipt for your tax records.
Can I designate my contribution to a particular program at Driscoll?
Yes. Your gift may be directed to a specific program or department at the hospital. Please note your designation when your gift is made.
Can I make a gift in memory or honor of a loved one?
Yes. Your gift may be made in memory or honor of someone. Please note the name of the person you wish to remember/honor at the time your gift is made. If you would like someone notified (example: the spouse or parent), please provide us with the name/address of that person. They will receive an acknowledgement card regarding your gift that does not disclose the amount of your contribution.
I would like to plan an event to raise money for Driscoll Children’s Hospital. Is that possible?
Yes. Any special event benefiting Driscoll Children’s Hospital must have prior approval from the Development Office.
How do we use your gifts?
Your support helps Driscoll Children’s continue to offer the most advanced medical care to children facing anything from a fractured bone to cancer. From life-saving technology and equipment to games and Child Life Specialists that offer much-needed distractions to our children and families, we rely on the generosity of people like you to remain a leader in pediatric healthcare. We ensure that your donations are used in a fiscally prudent manner to benefit the children cared for by Driscoll Children’s Hospital.