Royal Palm Society

The Royal Palm Society at UF Health Leesburg Hospital Foundation is all about building lasting friendships. Our members are more than just patrons who continue to donate generously to UF Health Leesburg Hospital; they are considered friends!


Royal Palm Society members are those whose cumulative gifts or pledges to the UF Health Leesburg Hospital Foundation have reached $25,000. Gifts may include any combination of the following (subject to approval by the UF Health Leesburg Hospital Foundation Board of Directors):

  • A donation of $25,000 or more
  • A pledge of $25,000 or more, structured for three years
  • A $25,000 gift of stock, real estate or tangible property
  • Special planned gifts and gifts of insurance

Member benefits

Whenever possible, our Royal Palm Society members receive the following benefits and perks at UF Health Leesburg Hospital:

  • Members and their dependents will receive the private telephone number of our Royal Palm Liaison to assist with coordination of personalized service and expedited administrative procedures or requests.
  • Personalized admission and registration at the bedside, when possible
  • Your Royal Palm Liaison will collaborate with designated physician liaisons during your stay
  • Your Royal Palm Liaison will be notified upon your arrival to the emergency department
  • Preferred hospital parking
  • Royal Palm Society membership ID card
  • Preference for upgraded patient room
  • Special amenities such as luxury bedding and towels, gourmet meals, fruit baskets, robe and slippers, newspapers and more
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Charter Members

  • Donald and Norma Arney
  • Carol Auguston
  • Jerry and Chris Barber
  • Walter and Phyllis Baum
  • Cliff and Glenda Bridges
  • Paul and Patty Broat
  • Patricia Brown
  • Ray and Barbara Calev-Moran
  • Allen and Dorothy Caplan-Rosenthal
  • John and Janette Carlisle
  • Daniel and Anne Carlson
  • Richard and Sandra Clagett
  • Thomas and Judith Cremers
  • Jim and JoAnne Denny
  • John and Anne DeYoung
  • Daniel and Eleanor Dileo
  • Marie Dimitrijevic
  • James and Barbara Duckworth
  • Erwin and Erna Dunki
  • Martha Dunlap
  • EmCare (Dr. Rick Scott, CEO)
  • Saad Ehtisham and Tracy Childress
  • John and Terri Freudenberger
  • James and Sarah Gregg
  • Victoria Gregg
  • Kent and Cathy Hamill
  • James and Peen Hardy
  • Jon and Gwyn Hartman
  • Chuck and Sandy Hawley
  • Don and Dinah Henderson
  • Marie Herbus
  • Lee and Barbara Huntley
  • Richard and Carole Iberer
  • Alana Jensen
  • Dale and Sandie Karch
  • Margaret Kennedy
  • Milton and Joan Kirby
  • Dolores LaCourte
  • June Lew
  • David and Michele Lewis
  • Richard and Irene Lindgren
  • Eileen Markey
  • John and Corrine Maze
  • Margaret Musselman
  • Cliff Nash
  • Lee Ann Padgett
  • William and Carol Parham
  • Numa J. Pillion
  • Mary Anne Richards
  • Charles and Gayle Ricks
  • Rick and Terri Sandefer Dodge
  • Walter and Nancy Scott
  • Gavin and Annette Semple
  • Lawrence and Susan Shipow
  • Robert and Gretchen Sholar
  • William and Margaret Shutze
  • Ed and Linda Sites
  • Jim and Pam Smothers
  • Gary and Christine Sorenson
  • Steve and Stephanie Strong
  • David and Mary Anne Sustarsic
  • Robert Sutton Sr.
  • Jacqueline Talley
  • Gayle Tice
  • Gerry and Mary Tucker
  • David and Suzanne van de Velde
  • Sylvia Wagner
  • Bennie Williams
  • Ted and Ginger Williams
  • Bobbie and Audrey Wooley

Learn more

Call the Foundation office at 352.323.5500

UF Health Leesburg Hospital Foundation is a private, not-for-profit organization and is a qualified charitable organization under section 501(C)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Our federal tax exemption number is 85-8012673154C-6.