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Innovative, responsive & committed support for a healthier region.

Our Mission

The Miller-Dwan Foundation improves the health of the people of our region through the creation of impactful community solutions that overcome barriers. We support the future and the legacy of Miller-Dwan Medical Center, Polinsky Medical Rehabilitation Center, Solvay Hospice House, Amberwing-Center for Youth & Family Well-Being and other initiatives for our region’s health. By coming together with others who share our vision and passion, we are able to make a difference in the lives of people every day.


Since our creation in 1973

we are the region’s premier healthcare
fundraisers and grant makers, we rely on you to help all of us realize the power we hold today. The future of our region, our health, and our families depend on it.

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Making a Positive Impact

“The very best cancer care utilizes both technology and compassion.
Positive outcomes depend on both, It’s why Miller-Dwan Foundation
support has been so crucial, for so long, in maintaining the best
cancer care for our region.”


– Dr. Dan Nikcevich: MD, PhD Hematology Oncology at Essentia Health,
Essentia Health East Region