FAQs

What is Be. The. Change.?

"Be. The. Change." is an opportunity for people of this community, like YOU, to be a part of the change happening at Southeast Health. The landscape of healthcare is changing fast – better technology, innovative care and specialized services. NOW is the time for you to be a part of these exciting changes.

How does Be. The. Change. work?

Different areas of Southeast Health and the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine (ACOM) have a fundraising page for a particular project. Each project has a specific goal and some have a target completion date while some help fund ongoing needs within both institutions. You can be a part of the change by making a gift and are encouraged to share the project with your community and social network.

How do I contribute to a project on the Be. The. Change. crowdfunding site?

You can learn more about each of the projects by clicking "view this project." Once you’ve identified a project or area you would like to support click the "donate" button and make a gift. You can also help create bigger change by telling your friends and family about the project you are interested in, or by spreading the word across your social networks.

What are the various payment methods?

You can make an online gift via credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover). You may also mail a check to Southeast Health Foundation at 1922 Fairview Avenue, Dothan, AL 36301 with the name of the project you wish to support written in the memo line.

Can anyone Be. The. Change.?

Yes, anyone and everyone! Gifts to projects can be made by any individual or organization.

Is my gift tax-deductible?

Your gift to Be. The. Change. is a gift to the Southeast Health Foundation and is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. You will receive an electronic receipt for the entire amount of your gift.

Will you save my credit card information?

No, this website does not store any credit card information.

Will my name be publically displayed? Can I remain anonymous?

When making your donation you will be able to indicate how your name will appear on the project page. You can choose to remain anonymous.

I want my friends and family to Be. The. Change., too. Can I share that I contributed through social media?

YES! YES! YES! After you make your donation, there will be an option available to share that you chose to Be. The. Change. Share your choice with your networks, spread the word and encourage others to Be. The. Change.

How will I know if, and when, the project reaches its funding goal?

You can visit the Be. The. Change. website to keep up-to-date with the various fundraising needs and the progress of each project.

What happens if a project does not meet its goal by the deadline?

Projects may or may not have a target completion date. Southeast Health Foundation fundraises through multiple channels and works to meet every goal and completion deadline through special events, grants and other giving campaigns. Just because the project goal was not met through the Be. The. Change. campaign does not mean it won’t be met through other means. Visit the Southeast Health Foundation website to see gifts in action.