Donor Spotlight: Dr. Newt Gordon | A Leader in Skill, Service, and Philanthropy

We are so grateful to have such a diverse and loyal community of donors who each come to see our Foundation and our beloved ZSFG as valuable institutions caring for anyone and everyone regardless of circumstances, as well as advancing care in specific specialties, such as mother and child health, trauma, or HIV care and prevention. One value the Foundation promotes is equity, in which we seek to strengthen the public safety net, enabling anyone who walks through ZSFG’s doors to get the compassionate care they deserve. Dr. Newton Gordon, who recently retired as chief of ZSFG’s Dentistry and Oral [...]

2018-04-17T13:45:04+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: Supporters|

Donor Spotlight: A Passion for Helping Those in Need

In times of trouble, our hospital stands ready—a safety net—no matter the situation. We are deeply honored by a recent bequest from the estate of Deborah Green “Deedee” Seymour, and celebrate the support it will offer to all San Franciscans for years to come. Deborah Green “Deedee” Seymour was a Berkeley native, long-time San Francisco resident, and a life-long volunteer. She started at age eight as a child assistant to her mother’s First Aid classes in Berkeley and as an adult, served as Chairman of Volunteers for the San Francisco Red Cross Chapter. It was during this time when, after [...]

2017-04-11T10:20:02+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Categories: Supporters|

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+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Categories: Announcements, Events, Funded Initiatives, Supporters|