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We are in this together.

St. Joseph’s Medical Center is here for you during this critical time as our community rises to the challenges presented by the COVID-19 global pandemic. 

St. Joseph’s Foundation of San Joaquin’s Emergency Response Fund assists St. Joseph’s efforts to respond to the ongoing crisis.  Gifts of any size to the Emergency Response Fund will make a positive impact in our community.  

St. Joseph's Medical Center will also be accepting community donations of unused and unopened personal protective equipment (PPE) to be used in the hospital.

For inquiries about donations of PPE, please contact St. Joseph's COVID-19 Emergency Response Donation Hotline at 209.467.6347 or email

Examples of helpful PPE Donations include:  

  • N95, surgical, or procedure masks
  • Latex-free gloves
  • Protective goggles
  • Face shields: industrial, Maxair Controlled Air Purifying Respirator (CAPR) shields
  • Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) hoods
  • Isolation gowns
  • Painter smocks (impermeable) 
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Sani-Cloth wipes
  • Cleansing wipes
  • Tyvek (white bunny) suits
  • Shoe covers


Donors have shown incredible generosity throughout the pandemic. In no case does St. Joseph's provide a different quality of care for donors, or any other patient, and COVID is no exception. Further, St. Joseph's will not prioritize vaccinations for any group other than those prioritized by the CDC and state and county guidelines.