Ways To Help The Health Wagon

Save a Life 

Your gift today multiplies in impact to help provide lifesaving health care to uninsured patients in Central Appalachia.

Thanks to donated time as a volunteer, donated supplies and equipment, through monetary donation and through planned giving, your gift increases impact to provide one of life’s basic necessities, health care.

The Health Wagon is the only refuge for many; care provided is lifesaving.

Your gift today gives hope to a child, adult or older person in dire need of health care.

Ways to Help the Health Wagon

Individual Donation

Follow this link to make an online donation (https://thehealthwagon.networkforgood.com/projects/50238-health-wagon-donation-page)

To mail a donation, please mail it to: St. Mary’s Health Wagon, P.O. Box 7070, Wise, VA 24293.



If you wish to donate stock, please use the following information:

Investment Firm: Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

Health Wagon A/C #: 46809519

Health Wagon DTC #: 0756


IRA Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD)

If you are 70 ½ or older and own an IRA, you may make a direct transfer of up to $100,000 annually from your IRA to St. Mary’s Health Wagon without having to include the withdrawal in your adjusted gross income for income tax purposes.

The details are:

  • Donor must be 70 ½ or older.
  • Donation must come from a traditional or inherited IRA.
  • The maximum annual gift transfer is $100,000 per donor.
  • Transfers must go directly to a recognized charitable organization such as The Health Wagon.  Be carefulThe money cannot go to you first.
  • Donation counts toward satisfying donor’s required minimum distribution but is not included in adjusted gross income.


Planned Giving or Gifts Outside of Wills

If you wish to include the Health Wagon in gifts outside of wills, including gifts like a charitable lead trust, charitable lead annuity trust, bargain sale and retained lift estate all avoid probate, as well as gifts of assets like appreciated securities, retirement plans, insurance policies and real estate, please contact Rachel Helton at rhelton@thehealthwagon.org.

If you have any questions about making a donation, please do not hesitate calling us.  Contact Dr. Teresa Tyson or Rachel Helton at (276) 328-8850.



If you are interested in volunteering at the Health Wagon, please contact Ashley Fleming or Henry Price-Viers at afleming@thehealthwagon.org or hpviers@thehealthwagon.org or call (276) 328-8850.


Host a Fundraiser for the Health Wagon

If you would like to host a fundraiser for the Health Wagon, please contact Rachel Helton at rhelton@thehealthwagon.org or call (276) 328-8850.


Invite the Health Wagon for a Speaking Engagement

If you would like to invite Dr. Tyson and Dr. Hill-Collins to speak at an event or conference, please contact Dr. Tyson at drtysonnp@thehealthwagon.org or call (276) 328-8850.