See “Soiree Under the Star” from above

The venue for “Soiree Under the Stars”, the annual gala of the VMC Foundation, was truly one-of-a-kind. Now enjoy breathtaking aerial footage of the event, courtesy of CreaTV San Jose.

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A Women and Children’s Center at VMC

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

Coming 2015: The John A. and Susan Sobrato Pavilion

John A. and Susan Sobrato make a historic commitment to the VMC Foundation with a $5 million challenge grant.

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Take a tour of VMC

The VMC Foundation offers unique, behind-the-scenes tours of Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. If you are interested, please send us an email or call 408-885-5299.

Support the VMC Foundation on Giving Tuesday

December 2nd is Giving Tuesday, a national day of selfless generosity around the annual shopping and spending season – and we’re asking for your support. For today only – one of the VMC Foundation’s most generous donors, Elaine Elkin, has offered to MATCH ALL DONATIONS received by the VMC Foundation up to $7,500. You can you […]

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Second Annual Heroes Run raises $20K for VMC Pediatrics!

A HUGE thanks to everyone who participated in and supported this year’s Sheriff’s Heroes Run Sponsored by SAP! Together we raised over $20,000 for the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Pediatrics Unit. Check out all of the fabulous photos from this year’s event by clicking on the photo below. To learn more about the Heroes Run visit www.heroesrunscc.org.

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VMC Physicians honored for philanthropic efforts

The VMC Foundation was delighted to honor three physicians for outstanding contributions to philanthropy at the 2nd Annual VMC Foundation Physicians and Philanthropy Awards, held on Tuesday, October 21. The awards are named for Dr. Robert Violante, the former Chief of Emergency Medicine at VMC, and founding member of the VMC Foundation Board of Directors. […]

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Former NFL’er, now Sheriff’s Deputy is inspiration behind “Heroes Run”

The 2nd Annual Sheriff’s Heroes Run Sponsored by SAP is just weeks away (Saturday, November 8th to be exact – buy tickets here).  The inaugural 2013 event both delighted and inspired participants with hilarious costumes, lots of adorable kids and a great cause. The 2014 edition brings a new and better venue in Cupertino, a fantastic presenting sponsor (thanks SAP!) […]

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VMC Foundation helping to close the “word gap”

This week, Hillary Clinton was in California to issue a challenge: We must end the “word gap!” We all know that low-income children are exposed to less reading material – which means fewer books and fewer words – than kids in more affluent families. This can leave a lasting deficit that extends far beyond a […]

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