How Generous Is the Helmsley Trust to Hospitals?

Businesswoman and famed dog-lover Leona Helmsley may have had a reputation for being, well, tyrannical, but whatever her shortcomings in the realm of interpersonal skills, she was — and continues to be — a major contributor to American hospital philanthropy.

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Why the Helmsley Trust Likes Rural Radiation Oncology

With more than $4 billion in assets, the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust has a lot of money to invest, and a stated interest in rural healthcare. This is good news for America's rural hospitals, which often lag behind their urban counterparts in terms of funding and services.

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