Make a year-end donation to the VMC Foundation

Your gift makes healthcare for all in Santa Clara County possible.

Make a year-end donation to the VMC Foundation

Get your name in the Sobrato Pavilion

The opening of the new main hospital building at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center is an historic achievement.  Be part of history by making your gift today.

Get your name in the Sobrato Pavilion

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

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.

Take a tour of VMC

An unwelcome bridge to 1988

Twenty years ago, I was a junior at San Jose State University. I bet I’m not alone in remembering the multitudes of homeless mentally ill people that roamed the campus everyday, after massive budget cuts left them nowhere to go in downtown San Jose. Fast-forward twenty years, and reading today’s Mercury News article, and I […]

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The budget crisis hits VMC hard, and we are truly at risk

This week was a rough one, friends…the county budget crisis is very real, and very bad: The Santa Clara Valley Health & Hospital System stands to lose nearly forty million dollars – just to start. Since 2002, cuts exceed $250,000,000. The Mercury News has been reporting on this daily, and the bad news doesn’t stop […]

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A great night...but do I have to drive?

A great night…but do I have to drive?

A HUGE thanks to the Silicon Valley Business Travel Association for throwing a super party Friday night: Vino & Vistas, held at the Silver Creek Valley Country Club was a thing to behold! First, the wine was fabulous. Second, the auction items were amazing. Third, and more amazing: David Garibaldi!That’s him painting John Lennon – […]

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Hooray for FISH!

Hi Everyone, Yesterday was our big “Festival of Books” – part of the VMC Foundation’s Reach Out and Read Program. Did you know our pediatricians give away free books to every young child during their checkups at all SCVMC’s clinics? We’re talking thousands of books every month, helping send the message that literacy is PART […]

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The season’s best party, at a time when help is most needed

At the VMC Foundation, we work to ensure you know why your donation makes such a difference: The Santa Clara Valley Heatlh & Hospital System, your community’s safety net, is struggling to serve literally thousands of people every day that seek medical care across Silicon Valley…at a time when resources are scarce. But we also […]

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