Donor Spotlight: Why We Give

"I wanted to spend part of my summer vacation giving back to my community. I started a read-a-thon and read more than 20 books in one week! My friends and family donated money for each book l read. I chose Zuckerberg San Francisco General to receive the funds raised, because I know it provides health services for people who need them the most. It was an awesome experience—I got to help people who needed it while doing something I love—reading. - Isabel Murray, age 8 Thanks to Isabel’s diligent reading, she raised more than $800 to support the mission of [...]

2017-04-06T17:27:54+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Categories: Supporters|

Tony Bennett Celebration Benefits Emergency Pediatric Care

The City of San Francisco honored singer, painter, and civic leader Tony Bennett by celebrating his 90th birthday on August 19 and 20. City leaders proudly unveiled an eight-foot statue of Tony in front of the Fairmont Hotel atop Nob Hill on Friday, August 19, and that evening the San Francisco Giants hosted a special “Tony Bennett Night” at AT&T Park. Saturday, August 20 was the big finale, when 350 special guests were entertained by Tony at a benefit concert in the Fairmont’s Venetian Room, where in 1961 he first performed his iconic song, “I Left My Heart in San [...]

2016-11-09T10:50:33+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Categories: Events, Funded Initiatives, Supporters|

State-of-the-Art Equipment Completes New Hospital

With its dramatic design and light-filled interior, the new hospital at Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG) features state-of-the-art equipment and  new furnishings, thanks to the generosity of donors to San Francisco General Hospital Foundation’s Heart of Our City Capital Campaign. “Philanthropic support has enabled us to equip the new hospital with the same or better caliber of medical equipment than is available at other hospitals in San Francisco,” said Susan P. Ehrlich, MD, MPP, Chief Executive Officer of ZSFG. “We are grateful for the community’s investment in the well-being of our patients.” In 2008, San Francisco voters overwhelmingly passed Prop A [...]

2017-04-06T17:27:54+00:00 November 9th, 2016|Categories: Announcements, Funded Initiatives, Rebuild|