Heroes & Hearts: A Heartfelt Thank You

Thank you! We are so grateful to those of you who joined us for Heroes & Hearts last Thursday to celebrate our beloved Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (ZSFG). Thanks to your generous support we raised over $1.8 million this year. Your steadfast commitment to the Foundation at this event and throughout the year helps us continue to support ZSFG in their mission to provide compassionate care for all in our community. It was an honor to celebrate two heroes, Caroline Watson and Karen Aguilar, for “going above and beyond.” They are both driving new models of [...]

2018-02-27T15:27:47-07:00February 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Donor Spotlight: Why I Give

"To this day, my family and I are truly grateful for the doctors, nurses and trauma ICU team at Zuckerberg San Francisco General. They are the ones who saved our mom’s life when she was severely injured after being hit by a speeding car while crossing the street 6 years ago. She would not be here with us today if not for the hospital’s quick, attentive, and aggressive treatment and care. We want to give back to the hospital so it can do more for those in our community in the event that something unfortunate like this happens again. That [...]

2017-11-02T15:34:43-07:00November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Grateful Patient|

Advanced Care in the New ZSFG Trauma Center

Cutting-edge technology and brand-new facilities do not a Level 1 trauma center make. But they can bring a great deal of efficiency to the process of delivering sensational, compassionate care to patients and loved ones living out their worst nightmares. Zuckerberg San Francisco General opened the doors of its new, nine-story, seismically safe building in 2016. Trauma surgeon Dr. Peggy Knudson and surgical nurse Ana Claudia Pereira have served the most seriously injured patients of San Francisco and northern San Mateo County for 28 and 10 years, respectively, from the hospital’s emergency department. They agree that the new facility has [...]

2017-11-02T15:32:11-07:00November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Funded Initiatives, Grateful Patient, Rebuild|