By The Numbers

The Doorways by the Numbers


1984 the year The Doorways was founded. Originally called Hospital Hospitality House of Richmond

175,000+ patients, family members and caregivers who have stayed at The Doorways over the past 30 years

$6,200 cost to operate The Doorways for one day. In 1989, it cost $250 a day to operate the original facility located at the Ziegler House

53 percent of guests cannot make a contribution towards the suggested donation of $15 per night

10,000+ guests stay at The Doorways every year

15,000+ hours of volunteer service performed at The Doorways each year helps support our staff

112 guest rooms at The Doorways, each individually decorated with private baths and other amenities

50 states and 31 foreign countries are represented in The Doorway’s guest book

144 average number of guests staying at The Doorways each night

365 days per year that The Doorway’s welcomes guests

6 is the average number of days a guest stays at The Doorways. Some guests stay just a day or two, while transplant patients may reside at The Doorways for six to eight months.

85+ percent of patients receive care at VCU Health

10 percent of patients receive care at Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Administration Medical Center

The Doorways is a 501 (C)(3) corporation.