Donor Spotlight: Why I Give

“I worked at ZSFG for 36 years and was as a Nurse Manager in the NICU for 15 years. The SFGH Foundation was always so generous to our department and furnished our beautiful new NICU with state-of-the-art equipment. When I retired in 2015, I wanted to give back by becoming a monthly donor. I’m proud to be a member of the Heartbeat Club!” Fe Hortinela

2018-11-09T17:56:13+00:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Supporters|

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+00:00April 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+00:00April 11th, 2017|Categories: Supporters|