Main entrance of French Hospital Medical Center

About French Hospital Medical Center Foundation

Since 2005, the French Hospital Medical Center Foundation has partnered with the community to provide funding and resources to support the life-saving programs and services of French Hospital Medical Center, your local, not-for-profit community hospital serving San Luis Obispo County. 

Our Mission

French Hospital Medical Center Foundation is committed to supporting the charitable and community health care mission of French Hospital Medical Center through fundraising and relationship building. The Foundation solicits philanthropic gifts, provides stewardship of these gifts, and grants funds to the hospital to advance the community's access to health care. Learn about what we support >

Why Support Our Good Work? 

French Hospital is a not-for-profit, community hospital focused on providing high quality, state-of-the-art health care, right here on the Central Coast. Support through charitable giving helps to provide for new facilities and equipment, new programs and services, health education and community outreach, and charity care.

100% of your donation will support patient care, programs and cutting-edge technology, giving you the comfort of knowing you have done all you can to support compassionate, quality care. 

French Hospital Medical Center (FHMC) Foundation is a non-profit corporation as provided under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax deductible in accordance with state and federal regulations.

Cycle of Support

Learn how we raise funds to support French Hospital >

Get to know the people behind the French Hospital Foundation

Board of Directors

The Foundation Board of Directors consists more than 20 volunteer Board Members representing our community. The expertise and talents of our Board members include from business, finance, law, communications, and more. These directors represent our community and business leaders, medical staff, and hospital leadership.

Foundation Staff

The Foundation’s professional staff is available to work with you to assure that you are able to focus on what is truly important – making a difference with your charitable gift.


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