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One Community

One Community is an associate-driven charitable mission that benefits Children's Miracle Network Hospitals at Ascension Via Christi, patients and their families, associates and local service programs of United Way of the Plains. For more information, view our FAQ.

Giving Tuesday is Dec. 3, 2019

Click the image below for a closer look at how we are celebrating Giving Tuesday.

Make Giving Tuesday tasty with Dunkin'

To pre-order your ‘Deluxe Giving Tuesday Dozen’ for Dec. 3, click on this link (use Chrome, not Internet Explorer): Dunkin Preorder for Giving Tuesday

  • $5 per dozen will be donated to One Community. The ‘Deluxe Giving Tuesday Dozen’ can only be preordered; not bought at the store.
  • .39 cents for each ‘Giving Tuesday’ donut will be donated if purchased at the store on Dec. 3.  While supplies last.
  • Do not call the store to order, please use the link. Pre-order deadline is Wednesday, Nov. 27

Power of 2 prize drawing

This prize drawing will take place on Giving Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 12:15 p.m. in the Ascension Via Christi St. Joseph cafeteria. To be a Power of 2 donor and be entered in the drawing, simply pledge an additional $2 per paycheck, or a $52 one-time gift. So join us, and perhaps you can win one of these great prizes!

Ways to give

  1. Print and complete pledge form
  2. Return form to your ambassador or Via Christi Foundation, 3600 E Harry, Wichita, KS  67218
  3. Pledge your gift
    • Payroll deduction for Ascension Via Christi associates (8-digit ID # on your badge)
    • Online donation (below; one-time or monthly)
    • Check (payable to Via Christi Foundation)

How your gift helps

$5 per pay period or $130 one-time gift
  • Provides bus tickets for 65 patients who are without transportation to medical appointments or to return home after a hospital visit, or
  • Provides budget counseling for two people to get out of debt and stay out of debt.
$10 per pay period or $160 one-time gift
  • Restores electricity for a fellow associate who has suffered a financial setback, or
  • Provides two boxes of food for individuals and families.
$20 per pay period or $520 one-time gift
  • Helps pay for medical documents needed for a physician in one of the most underserved areas of the world, or
  • Provides 75 nutritious hot meals delivered to a homebound senior.
$40 per pay period or $1,040 one-time gift
  • Enables a child to be fitted and receive a receive a hearing aid device, or
  • Provides eight nights of emergency shelter for women and children escaping domestic violence.
$80 per pay period or $2,080 one-time gift
  • Provides 41 middle school students with safe, supervised after-school activities.

These are only a few examples of how your gift helps others. Any amount is appreciated.

Make a donation online

You may direct your gift to a certain fund if donating through:

  • Credit Card (one-time or monthly)
  • Check
  • Cash