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Make an Impact with a Gift

When you give to the Foundation, your gift directly impacts the lives of others in your community, providing program and services that might not otherwise be available, as well as helping us to provide the highest quality of care right here on the Central Coast.

Find out more about our Funding Priorities and What We Support.

Outright Giving

The most common and simple type of gift to make, outright gifts include donations made with cash, check or credit card, as well as gifts of stocks, personal property or gifts in kind. Learn More or Make a Donation Now >

Honor Someone Special

Honor someone special with a gift in their memory or their honor. Patients can recognize an exceptional caregiver with a Grateful Hearts gift. Learn more >


Our endowments provide a funding source for designated causes in perpetuity. Current endowments include the Hearst Cancer Resource Center, endowments related to cardiac education and more. Find our more about each endowment or how to establish a new endowment. Learn more >

Leave a Legacy

Planned gifts, such as a gift through your will, estate or a charitable remainder trust, enable you to make a meaningful gift that can cost you nothing during your lifetime and can even increase your cash flow.  Learn more >


Giving back by volunteering at French Hospital connects you to your community by helping others. A variety of volunteer opportunities are available. Learn more >


For more information, Contact Us.