Forth Valley Giving is the operating name of the NHS Forth Valley Endowments Funds. We exist in order to secure donations for charitable services, activities and amenities which complement the work of NHS Forth Valley and enrich the patient experience. All donations are held separately from the money used to provide day to day NHS services and are spent in accordance with the wishes of donors.
There are currently 276 different endowment funds which fall within one of the following categories:
- Mental Health
- Learning Disabilities
- Women & Children
- Intermediate Care
- Clinical Services
- Clinical Facilities
Our vision is a healthcare system where people are valued and cared for and local communities play a key role in supporting patients to live full and enriched lives.
To provide information, advice and assistance which supports and inspires individuals and partner organisations to donate and deliver bold and innovative fundraising programmes which compliment the core work of NHS Forth Valley and improve the patient experience.
The following principles inform all our behaviours, practices and processes:
- Person Centred – People are involved in decisions regarding the planning and delivery of fundraising services.
- Ambition – We will deliver quality services which change/evolve in response to the needs of patients, staff and partners.
- Integrity – We will act with integrity at all times and be accountable, open and honest in everything we do.
- Respect – We will treat patients, staff, and partners with dignity, respect and humanity.