Leaders Donates $100,000 to West Tennessee Healthcare Hospice House

May 24, 2022


Leaders Donates $100,000 to West Tennessee Healthcare Hospice House


JACKSON, Tenn. (May 17, 2022) – Leaders Credit Union, a member-owned financial cooperative based in Jackson, Tenn., honors Ron Hill, board member for twenty-eight years. Hill stepped down as board chair at Leaders Credit Union annual meeting on March 21, 2022, and transitioned to his new role as board emeritus. In honor of Hill and his career at West Tennessee Healthcare, Leaders pledges $100,000 to The West Tennessee Healthcare Foundation's Hospice Home campaign.


Hill joined the Leaders Credit Union Board of Directors in 1996 and served as board chair from2015 to 2022. Hill began his career at West TN Healthcare in 1969 and gained 42years of experience before he retired in 2011. His work experience in healthcare served Leaders well in his time as both director and chair.


"We are indebted to Ron and his service to Leaders Credit Union," President and CEO Todd Swims said. "Ron's impeccable character and expertise have led our credit union into the digital age and towards great success throughout our foreseeable future."


The Hospice Home is slated as a 20,000 square-foot facility hosted in a wooded area off Coatsland Drive near Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. It will host twenty private rooms with accommodations for caregivers to stay alongside patients. The Hospice Home will include areas for large families to spend time together in the outdoor gardens, children's playground, or in the spacious lobby or sitting areas.


The family room will include a plaque with the inscription "The Ron Hill Family Room, dedicated by Leaders Credit Union.” Hill was given a framed watercolor rendering of the Hospice Home for a memento.  


For more information about Leaders Credit Union, visit leaderscu.com.


For more information on The West Tennessee Healthcare Foundation’s Hospice Home Campaign, please visit hospicehome.org or contact Donna Stines, Philanthropy Council Director, at Donna.Stines@WTH.org or 731.984.2161.


About Leaders Credit Union

Leaders Credit Union is a member-owned financial cooperative headquartered in Jackson, Tenn. As one of the largest and most stable credit unions in the nation, Leaders exists to serve the needs of its members and lead the way on their behalf. Leaders was awarded the Best Place to Bank by Jackson Sun's Readers' Choice and is placed in the top 1% of credit unions nationwide by depositaccounts.com. Leaders is an Equal Housing Lender and is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration. For more information about Leaders Credit Union, visit the website.            

More News

Hospice Home Donors


We are honored to recognize these individuals and businesses who have made gifts to our Hospice Home Campaign. Thank you for your support and dedication to make a difference in the future of healthcare for our West Tennessee community.

Learn More Learn More

The Foundation Announces Advancement of Landon Taylor to Chief Financial Officer


The Foundation has announced the advancement of Landon Taylor to Chief Financial Officer. In her new role, Landon will ensure the financial health of the organization.

Learn More Learn More

Foundation Activates Disaster Relief Fund


In response to the catastrophic weather events of December 10, which affected several West Tennessee counties, the West Tennessee Healthcare Foundation is once again activating its Disaster Relief Fund. The Foundation will work with local governments and community agencies to provide support to those impacted by Friday’s storms.

Learn More Learn More