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.

Educating nurses…from around the world?

Today was super cool – it began with a visit to Valley Medical Center by a group of 12 nursing students from Japan! That’s them, in the photo, along with VMC Foundation staff member Debbie Burdsall, touring through our Spinal Cord Rehabilitation outdoor plaza. Okay, I’m not the finest photographer on earth. Maybe they all […]

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The New VSC…making room, and fast.

Hey Friends, just a quick look at today’s news on Valley Medical Center’s main campus: The construction zone is in effect! I took this shot this morning, as the fencing goes up around VMC’s old one-story, outdated outpatient building (that’s the dark, windowless portion just behind the truck). This facility was emptied earlier this month […]

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Ear plugs and earmarks…a big week for VMC.

A couple quick cool items for you today: Last week was the grand opening of Valley Specialty Center, VMC’s new fantastic outpatient clinic…and the Idol Hands Band was there to rock the party, louder than we’ve ever been, with a huge sound system (not pictured is our amazing singer, Veronica Giles, R.N.). Big thanks to […]

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The First Five Years begin with the First Five Days…

…and sometimes, the first five hours. Or minutes. Today we celebrated a major partnership at the VMC Foundation, and I just had to share it with you. First 5 Santa Clara County has made a multi-year, multimillion dollar commitment to us for support of our tiniest, most fragile patients: The babies in VMC’s Neonatal Intensive […]

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Big News about our Big New Medical Center!

Talk about “shovel-ready” projects…the new Valley Medical Center, approved by voters who passed Measure A in November, is ROLLING! Yesterday, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors made some great decisions. First, I’m pleased to report that Turner Construction has been awarded the “design-build” contract for this massive undertaking. Turner is a big supporter of […]

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