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.

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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From Earthquakes to Ebola…VMC is here.

Today is the 25th anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake…and if you were here, you remember where you were. Of course, Valley Medical Center was here and cared for the injured—my neighbor Judy, for instance, who owes her life in part to VMC. The role of a comprehensive health and hospital system like ours is […]

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Soiree Under the Stars raises $125,000

A record-breaking crowd of 450 guests enjoyed a night of inspiration and fun on Saturday, September 27 at Soiree Under the Stars, the annual gala of the VMC Foundation.  The event raised nearly $125,000 to support Santa Clara County’s public hospital system. Hosted at the breath-taking home of Colin Fan and Rita Chen in Saratoga, […]

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Join us for the Heart Walk, October 11

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center has created a team (Team SCVMC – County of Santa Clara) to participate in the 2014 Silicon Valley American Heart Association (AHA) Heart & Stroke 5K Walk.  Join us! October 11 @ 8:30 am -12:00 pm KLA-Tencor 1 Technology Drive Milpitas, CA Event activities include a Kids Fun Run, Healthy […]

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