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: |

ZSFG programs awarded more than $800,000 in Hearts Grants

The San Francisco General Hospital Foundation awarded more than $800,000 in support of programs, projects, and initiatives at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center through its Hearts Grants Program, which provides funding for innovation that might otherwise go unfunded. Since 2004, the Hearts Grants Program has funded nearly 500 grants totaling close to $12 million, including this year’s 35 grants. The Hearts Grants Program is funded by the Foundation’s annual fund and Heroes & Hearts event. “The Hearts Grants are at the core of the Foundation’s mission, as the funds promote excellence in research, education, and care for [...]

2017-11-08T12:42:26-07:00September 11th, 2017|Categories: Announcements, Events, Funded Initiatives|

Congratulations to the 2016 Hearts Grants Recipients

Through the Hearts Grants Program, the Foundation provides seed money for innovative hospital projects and initiatives that might otherwise go unfunded at Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG). Since 2004, with support from the Foundation’s Annual Fund and Heroes & Hearts Luncheon, the Hearts Grants Program has funded more than 400 grants totaling more than $10 million. Cancer Care Children’s Ultrasounds Currin-Carlisle Learning Center Financial Fitness Clinic Health Advocates HIVE ICARE Implementation Increasing Primary Care of Hepatitis C Inspiring Hope in Recovery Initiative MedShare Hospital Greening Program Mindfulness-Based Childbirth Education Program Model Cell and Leadership System Multidisciplinary Assessment Clinic Mural [...]

2017-04-06T17:27:54-07:00November 9th, 2016|Categories: Announcements, Events, Funded Initiatives, Supporters|