ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Oct. 5, 2021) – The Edward F. Redies Foundation recently donated $20,000 to The Residence of Arbor Hospice, an inpatient hospice unit located at 440 W. Russell St. in Saline, Michigan. The funds will be utilized to provide end-of-life care to low-income patients at The Residence.

The Residence of Arbor Hospice has been servicing the Washtenaw County area since 1998, and as seen as a pillar of the community. The facility offers long-term and short-term care to patients receiving end-of-life care, and provides support, resources and relief to their families.

The Redies Foundation, a local family foundation, is a long-time supporter of The Residence of Arbor Hospice and has been making donations to the not-for-profit for more than 18 years. This is its largest donation to-date. Amanda Redies recently began working as the chair of the foundation, with a goal of involving a younger generation of Redies family members performing the philanthropic work that the foundation has carried out for years.

The Residence of Arbor Hospice relies on donations to continue providing essential end-of-life services to hospice patients and their families. To make a donation, please visit

About Arbor Hospice

Arbor Hospice, based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, provides quality, compassionate care for those experiencing life-limiting illnesses throughout Washtenaw County and surrounding communities. A founding member of the NorthStar Care Community, Arbor offers certified community-based and inpatient hospice services and palliative care through NorthStar Palliative Care, as well as grief support services and community education programs. Through other NorthStar Care Community members, Arbor also provides pediatric hospice care and compassionate support services through Jo Elyn Nyman Anchors Programs for Children and education programs for physicians and health care professionals through the NorthStar Institute. The NorthStar Care Community also includes Hospice of Michigan. In total, NorthStar Care Community members serve nearly 5,100 patients annually across Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. For more information, visit or call 888-992-2273.