Ways to Give
Give the Gift of Humankindness
Maybe it was a smile or a kind word that brought you or a loved one comfort. Perhaps it was a life-saving procedure or treatment that made your experience at St. Joseph’s extraordinary. Every day, St. Joseph’s receives praise from patients and families for the compassionate care and humankindness they received. Many ask how they can share their appreciation.
You can support the life-changing work at St. Joseph’s Medical Center by making a gift to St. Joseph’s Foundation. Tax -deductible donations can be made in a variety of ways, including cash, pledges, stock, life insurance, real estate, trusts, IRA rollovers, obituary memorials, or bequest through a will.
100% of your donation stays local and supports the fund YOU choose. Thanks to the generosity of grateful patients, St. Joseph’s Foundation has been able to purchase Giraffe Beds for our tiniest patients in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), a 4D CT Simulator to help locate tumors and plan treatment for cancer patients, and built the first Cardiac Hybrid Suite in San Joaquin County. Funds also provide free navigation and support services to patients and their families.
Find out more about our funding priorities and what we support.
The most common and simple type of gift to make, outright gifts include donations made with cash, check or credit card, as well as gifts of stocks, personal property, or gifts in kind.
Learn more or make a donation now.
Honor Someone Special
Show appreciation for someone special with a gift in their memory or honor. Patients can recognize an exceptional caregiver with a Grateful Patient and Families gift.
Baby Wall of Fame
Commemorate the birth of anyone born at St. Joseph’s Medical Center with a permanent star on our Baby Wall of Fame.
Become a member of one or more of St. Joseph's four Giving Circles, or join the O’Connor Society, named after Father William O’Connor, founder of St. Joseph’s Medical Center.
Estate and Planned Giving
Planned gifts, such as a gift through your will, estate or a charitable remainder trust, enable you to make a meaningful gift that can cost you nothing during your lifetime and can even increase your cash flow.
Our lifesaving work is not possible without our dedicated employees, many of whom choose to make tax deductible gifts to St. Joseph's Foundation.
Giving back by volunteering at St. Joseph’s Medical Center connects you to your community by helping others. A variety of volunteer opportunities are available.