The mission of Planters is to create a social, educational and fundraising network for those interested in the hospitals of Morton Plant Mease. The purpose of Planters membership is to provide supplemental financial support to Morton Plant Mease nursing students through the Lois Odence Planters Endowment. Since 2001, more than $105,000 has been granted to deserving nursing students. Designated to the Lois Odence Planters Endowment, membership levels start at $100 annually and offer a variety of benefits:
For nearly 40 years, Morton Plant Mease Health Care Foundation has provided philanthropic support to the not-for-profit hospitals of Morton Plant Mease Health Care, including Morton Plant, Clearwater; Mease Dunedin; Mease Countryside, Safety Harbor and Morton Plant North Bay, New Port Richey. The close connection between the hospitals of Morton Plant Mease and their neighbors reveal a unique spirit of giving – a relationship characterized by people caring for the hospitals that care for them.