Outright Gifts

Most contributions made to St. Joseph’s Foundation are outright gifts, gifts made out of current assets. These gifts provide important support for current activities at St. Joseph’s Medical Center.

Check or Credit Card Gifts

This is the easiest and most convenient way to support the hospital. Your cash gift may be in the form of cash, check, or credit card. Mail a check to the Foundation or make a credit card gift online or by calling the Foundation office at (209) 467-6347.  Give the gift of humankindness today. Donate Now

Tribute and Memorial Gifts

The Foundation gratefully accepts gifts made in honor or memory of a cherished family member, friend, coworker, or caregiver. Learn more about Honoring Someone Special

Stocks and Bonds

Gifts of marketable securities can offer donors significant tax advantages. In most cases, the full market value of the security can be deducted as a charitable contribution. For more information on making a gift of stocks or bonds, contact us

IRA Charitable Rollover

Newly enacted legislation allows individuals age 70 1/2 or older to make tax-free gifts totaling up to $100,000 from a traditional IRA account directly to St. Joseph's Medical Center.  Contact us to learn more about these tax-free transfers.

Personal Property 

Please contact us for information about gifts of real estate and other personal property.

Gifts in Kind 

Individuals and organizations often support the hospital with gifts in kind, which are donated services or items of value to the hospital. For instance, some organizations donate auction items or services to our events each year.  Contact us to find out what types of gifts in kind are currently needed.