Elaine Taule Promoted to Hospice of Michigan, Director of Philanthropy for Southeast Michigan

Taule will oversee all fundraising efforts throughout southeast Michigan


ANN ARBOR, Mich. (Feb. 15, 2024) Hospice of Michigan announces Elaine Taule as its new director of philanthropy for Southeast Michigan. Taule is responsible for all fundraising efforts throughout southeast Michigan, and will work with the not-for-profit hospice organization’s board and community partners to nurture and grow its Detroit-area base of supporters.

“Since joining us last year, Elaine has grown tremendously within her role,” said Barbara Anderson, statewide director of philanthropy for Hospice of Michigan. “Her unwavering dedication and outstanding track record prove she is the perfect individual to oversee our fundraising initiatives in southeast Michigan.”

Taule joined Hospice of Michigan in January 2023 as a Traverse City Michigan-based philanthropy manager and helped to bring Barley, BBQ & Beats to Traverse City for the first time. Prior to joining Hospice of Michigan, Taule worked as the director of development for the Traverse City Symphony and as the advancement director for The Father Fred Foundation.

After a decade residing in Traverse City, Taule is returning to Southeast Michigan to work alongside the clinical and leadership teams in the region. She has a Bachelor of Arts in advertising from Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.


About Hospice of Michigan

A nationally recognized leader in end-of-life care, Hospice of Michigan (HOM) is the original – and largest – hospice in the state. A founding member of the NorthStar Care Community, the not-for-profit delivers the highest quality of care, raising more than $5 million each year to cover costs for the uninsured and underinsured. HOM offers a broad range of services to enhance the quality of life at the end of life. HOM also provides grief support and counseling, as well as caregiver education and support. A member of the NorthStar Care Community, HOM also provides palliative care through NorthStar Palliative Care, 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 Arbor Hospice. In total, NorthStar Care Community members serve more than 6,100 patients annually across Michigan’s Lower Peninsula. For more information, call 888-247-5701 or visit www.hom.org.