Our Mission

The PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center Foundation exists to acquire and recognize charitable gifts and bequests to assist PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center fulfill its mission, adhere to its core values and provide exceptional medicine and compassionate care to the Southeast Alaska region.

The PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center Foundation will:

  • Provide individuals and institutions an opportunity to extend the gift of health to citizens in Southeast Alaska. Philanthropic opportunities enhance our ability to provide healing and compassionate health care. 
  • Support the application of innovative patient care services to improve health care services in our region.
  • Achieve for PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center a higher level of mutual understanding and involvement with the communities and people we serve.


    PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center Foundation
    3100 Tongass Avenue
    Ketchikan, AK 99901
    Penny Pedersen
    Executive Director
    Phone: (907) 228-8300 Ext. 7035 
    Fax: (907) 228-8511
    Cheryl Olsen
    Operations Coordinator
    Phone: (907) 228-8300 Ext. 7037
    Fax: (907) 228-8503
    Karen Wolfred
    Grant and Special Projects
    Phone: (310) 702-6994
    Fax: (907) 228-8511
    Bett Union-Jakubek
    Foundation Relations Specialist
    Phone: (907) 228-8300 Ext. 7383
    Fax: (907) 228-8530

    Office Hours:

    Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.