Practice Makes Perfect at ZSFG

No one plans to end up in the emergency department of Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (ZSFG). Most of us will be lucky enough to never see the inside of an operating room or resuscitation bay. But every year, nearly 4,000 of our neighbors rely on ZSFG for their healthcare and emergency support. As a public hospital, no one is turned away. When tragedy strikes, this safety-net hospital for the uninsured quickly becomes all of our safety-net - treating plane crashes and mass violence with the same dedication to healing patients any other day. And as the [...]

2020-01-06T12:45:45-07:00December 31st, 2019|Categories: Funded Initiatives|Tags: , , , , , |

A Heart’s Welcome Home

For Lori Chinn, growing up in San Francisco has always been a part of her identity as an artist. And from a young age, she began incorporating this diverse city into her works of art. In 2012, the Foundation met Lori as a 15-year-old student at Lowell High School interested in creating one of our annual #HeartsofSanFrancisco sculptures. Showing what diversity meant to her, Lori created a mini heart for auction at Heroes & Hearts 2012. Little did she know that the year she was creating art that would benefit the Trauma Center at ZSFG, her own family would need [...]

2019-12-04T16:05:16-07:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Events|Tags: |