Join us September 23, 2017

A great party for an even better cause.  Sponsor opportunities now available.

Join us September 23, 2017

Heroes Run in Pictures

1,100 participants raised $50,000 for children’s services at VMC. 

Heroes Run in Pictures

A Women and Children’s Center at VMC

San Jose needs a medical center for women and children. Let’s make it happen.

A Women and Children's Center at VMC
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VMC Farmers’ Market Opens May 10

Join us for live music and fresh produce as we kick off the 2017 Farmers’ Market season at VMC!

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The party before the party!

We’re trying something new this year; a party to get ready for another party. The VMC Foundation Annual Gala “Puttin’ on the Ritz” will be held on September 23rd, 2017 at Villa Ragusa in Campbell, CA.   This is the party you know and love (and will hopefully sponsor/attend). But to ensure that our gala has […]

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Chris’s essay in the Mercury News…

In case you missed it (or want to read it again, like the way some of us watch The Breakfast Club over and over), this was published in the Mercury News on March 22: As you may know, the President’s first budget draft eliminates funding for the National Endowment for the Arts, and for the […]

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Great Highway event raised 100k+ for Neonatal ICU

Great Highway event raised 100k+ for Neonatal ICU

The Redwood City-based event center The Great Highway hosted their annual Lobster Feed on February 4th with one thing on their mind – babies! Founder Rozalyn Mendence toured VMC in early 2016 and was inspired by the life-saving work of VMC staff of the Neonatal ICU (NICU). As she learned, the VMC Foundation was actively […]

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President Dave Cortese (far left) with a crew of us who fought for Measure A last year: Betty Duong, Tom Steyer, Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren, me, and Supervisor Cindy Chavez

The State of the County 2017

Last night the President of the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Dave Cortese gave his State of the County Address to a standing-room-only crowd. He spoke for sixty minutes, far longer than his previous SOC address. …because in 2017, I think you’d agree, there’s more to discuss. A reminder: The County owns and operates […]

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