2020 CHARITABLE DONATION REQUEST GUIDELINES

Thank you for your interest in submitting a partnership proposal to Orthopaedic Institute of North Mississippi (OINMS). We continually strive to be a respected community partner where we do business and live. Through the OINMS Sponsorship & Marketing areas, we seek partnership opportunities that will increase brand awareness and community outreach and support positive community involvement.

These are the two types of requests that will be considered:

Sponsorship Requests: Requests from any type of organization specifically seeking monetary support from OINMS for initiatives and/or events, as well as sponsorship in exchange for advertising and promotion.

Charitable Giving Requests: Requests from charitable (501c3) organizations for contributions that support fundraising projects that keep with the OINMS mission to help positively impact the communities we serve. If this sounds like the opportunity you are seeking, please complete the application form below.

Because of the large number of proposals we receive and limited resources we have to support them, all requests must be submitted via this website at least 90 days prior to the event for consideration.

All request forms must be compete for consideration.


Guidelines for Consideration:

  • The organization should be non-profit.
  • The organization promotes the health and well-being of the community for a variety of age groups.
  • Organizations that help define the community in a positive way.
  • Provide partnership opportunities with OINMS and organization.
  • Provide an educational component through the organization.
  • Organizations who align with OINMS mission and strategic priorities.
  • Organizations must be based in the Tupelo area.
  • Requests are limited to one per year, per organization.

OINMS does not provide contributions to:

  • Individuals seeking assistance for trips, including school sponsored events.
  • Adult sport teams.
  • Individual School Districts.
  • Pageants.
  • Partisan political organizations.
  • Individuals.
  • Tax-supported city, county or state organizations.

Review and Approval Process

All organizations must complete the request form in order to be considered. A maximum of one request per the calendar year may be fulfilled per organization.

For questions or concerns, please contact Judy Bumgardner at jbumgardner@oinms.com. We receive numerous requests every year, however, please be advised that we are unable to fulfill every request. Please remember that each year, we evaluate and consider all requests submitted, regardless if they were approved or denied the previous year. Donations are NOT automatically renewed or assumed.

Thank you, we appreciate your interest in OINMS!