Making compassionate hospice and palliative care available to everyone in need is our highest priority.

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Ensure Our Mission Endures

As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, The Elizabeth Hospice works hard to ensure that no patient is turned away and services are available to all in need. And with your assistance, we are able to provide our invaluable, compassionate, quality care to the community.

CAR DONATION PROGRAM: Donate a car or other vehicle to The Elizabeth Hospice and help provide exceptional service to patients and their families. Each vehicle donation helps The Elizabeth Hospice provide quality care to all patient in need. Make a difference today! Visit or learn more or call our car program vendor at 855-500-RIDE or 855-500-7433.

Call our Philanthropy Department toll-free at (800) 797-2050 or send email to for more information.

I.R.S. 501(c)(3) nonprofit status number is 95-3275679.
The organization operates on a July through June fiscal year
and 990 forms are available here.

View our 2016 Annual Report

Donations & Endowment
  • Hospice Care Fund
  • Online through Blackbaud Merchant Services
  • By Mail
    Send check or money order made payable to:
    The Elizabeth Hospice
    500 La Terraza Blvd., Ste. 130
    Escondido, CA 92025
  • Download our Donation form here
  • By Phone
    Call our Philanthropy Department toll-free at 800-797-2050
  • Memorial and Tribute
    Gifts offer a tangible way to honor a loved one who has left us, pay tribute to someone who has touched your life in a special way, or celebrate a special occasion. You may also recognize outstanding service by the hospice team through a tribute gift.
The Bulen Legacy Society
The Bulen Legacy Society provides you with a special opportunity to honor your loved one through a planned gift. This notable group has demonstrated their commitment to the long-term success or our organization by including The Elizabeth Hospice in their will or estate. Get started by talking to your attorney or financial advisor.
Planned Gifts
  • Bequests
  • Real estate
  • Retirement plan and insurance beneficiary designations
  • Charitable Trusts
  • Charitable Gift Annuities
Please consider joining The Bulen Legacy Society today to ensure that future generations in our community will always be able to receive our compassionate end of life care and counseling services.
Gifts of Stock
We can assist you with making stock transfers, which are a great way to avoid liquidation and capital gains taxes. Call us today for more information.
Special Events
  • Wings of Hope
    The Elizabeth Hospice holds an Annual Wings of Hope community celebration in the spring. This participatory event is open to all ages and is an uplifting opportunity to celebrate those who have touched our lives. Donate Now
  • Light Up a Life
    Our annual Light Up a Life ceremony, held in December brings community members together, with The Elizabeth Hospice, to celebrate and remember those who have been a light in our lives. The event usually features music, touching speakers, and a candle lighting ceremony followed with refreshments and reflection. Donate Now
  • Oceanside Yacht Club Charity Fundraiser
    We also put on an annual Charity Regatta to benefit The Elizabeth Hospice. The two-day event commences with sailboat races both Saturday and Sunday starting at noon. All weekend, food and drink will be available for purchase at the post-race party. The party, on both days, will feature live music, a silent auction, and merchandise with all proceeds supporting the programs and services of The Elizabeth Hospice. Donate Now
  • Camp Erin San Diego Golf Tournament
    Enjoy a great day of golf and/or fun at our dinner auction each year during the Camp Erin San Diego Golf Tournament, hosted by The Elizabeth Hospice. Proceeds from the golf tournament and dinner auction benefit our Children’s Bereavement Program, including Camp Erin® San Diego, a three-day camp for children who have experienced the death of someone close to them. For more information, or to sign-up to play golf or attend the dinner auction, visit our golf event website at
In-Kind Gifts
These are a few of the items we need:
  • Print services for bereavement newsletters
  • Laptops and wireless cards for clinical field staff
  • Art supplies and coloring books for children and teen bereavement counseling
  • Five Wishes Booklets
  • Employee Giving CampaignsDo you know what your company’s corporate giving policy is? Many businesses choose not-for-profit partners on the recommendation of their employees. Often, they will match financial donations and volunteer hours. If you wish to help generate donations for The Elizabeth Hospice, you may do so by making an introduction. Please inquire with your Human Resources Department or Corporate Volunteer Coordinator.