Find out why our donors choose to support Grace Cottage Hospital in the stories below.

Because Grace Cottage – The Scheuerman Family

It was 1999, and Bill and Joyce Scheuerman were looking for a place to retire. From New Jersey, they had vacationed in southern Vermont for decades and knew they wanted to retire to this region. But which town? They looked at homes in Putney, Guilford, and Dummerston—all great locations. But Joyce was a nurse, and […]


Caring for the Future – The Barbara B. Crawford Endowment Fund

Robert B. Crawford of Grafton established the Barbara B. Crawford Endowment Fund at Grace Cottage Hospital in thanks for the care that Barbara received at Grace Cottage during the last few years of her life. “The staff, nurses and everyone else were incredibly caring and supportive during this difficult time.  It is hard to imagine […]


A Stray Fly Ball – Dan & Peg Arguimbau

“In 1988, our family was on vacation at Townshend Cottages and our children (then 6 and 8) were playing catch when our daughter misjudged a fly-ball and it came down on her eye. We headed to Grace Cottage Hospital (at that time a house), and were immediately greeted by a very nice woman. Dr. Shafer […]


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