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|

Social Medicine Team Transforms Care and Culture in San Francisco

Life on the streets takes an enormous toll on the health of our entire community, particularly for our most vulnerable residents who live on the streets of San Francisco every day. This toll also has a profound impact on Zuckerberg San Francisco General, in particular, the Emergency Department where the percentage of patients experiencing complex social and medical needs has risen significantly in recent years because they have no place else to go for the variety of complex needs they face, let alone their medical needs. Zuckerberg San Francisco General understands at its core that medical treatment alone does not [...]

2018-11-09T17:56:20+00:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: Funded Initiatives|

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|