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You Need an Advance Healthcare Directive Today!

You Need an Advance Healthcare Directive Today!

By Danielle Restieaux, Esq., MSW, ASW In these strange times of social distancing, face mask shortages and overwhelmed hospitals, it seems like we’re surrounded by illness and demise. For many, death is a depressing topic that should be avoided at all costs. We stick our fingers in our ears, put […]

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Believe in Resilience

Believe in Resilience

Dear Supporters,
If you attended our Health, Well-Being and What’s Next online conversation last week, you heard infectious disease expert Dr. Gary Greene share that we’re in the middle stage of the COVID-19 pandemic. While the initial panic has eased off with more access

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Kim Bender’s Announcement of $35,000 in Emergency COVID-19 Funding

Kim Bender’s Announcement of $35,000 in Emergency COVID-19 Funding

Dear Healthcare Foundation Supporters, Thanks to the generosity of this community, the Healthcare Foundation will be giving $35,000 in emergency grants to organizations providing frontline healthcare during the COVID-19 crisis. With the support of the $20,000 matching grant from Mark Freed of Talon Creek Foundation, we launched the Emergency Healthcare […]

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A Message from our Executive Director re: COVID-19 Emergency Response

A Message from our Executive Director re: COVID-19 Emergency Response

Dear Friends, On my first day as executive director of the Healthcare Foundation, I heard from many of you who want to help with our local response to the global coronavirus pandemic. The Healthcare Foundation is in a unique position to support our community during this unprecedented challenge as the […]

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Healdsburg District Hospital Needs Your Help!

Healdsburg District Hospital Needs Your Help!

Please Donate Your Unused N95 Masks, Masks with Face Shields, Goggles, and Hand Sanitizer.
First of all, heartfelt greetings to you all as we struggle to cope with the coronavirus and its impact on our families, communities, and the world at large.
But for now, we’re reaching out with one

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We’re Here.

We’re Here.

Dear Grantees, Partners and Supporters of the Healthcare Foundation,
Thank you so much for your dedication to our community. Now more than ever we appreciate your efforts and realize how lucky we are to be able to support partners like you.
We are here to support you. We know our

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A Note to Our Community from Board Chair Scott Hafner

A Note to Our Community from Board Chair Scott Hafner

Dear Friends,
We offer our warmest greetings, and we hope that this finds you and your family safe and healthy during these days of anxious uncertainty due to coronavirus. We all have the good fortune to be part of a small, tightly knit community here in northern Sonoma County. Each

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

You may be feeling anxious about the spread of the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19. Given the seriousness of the disease and the media attention it’s attracted, we understand your feelings. We at the Healthcare Foundation want to help you feel prepared, and to make sure you have the latest information.

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Street Medicine Program: Believe in Innovation

Street Medicine Program: Believe in Innovation

The Healthcare Foundation is honored to support Health Access and Mental Health through an innovative Street Medicine program with the homeless population. With the support of our funding, Nurse Jaclyn Ramirez of Reach for Home is building trust with homeless community members, providing them with medical care and connecting them

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Building on our Past, Believing in our Future

Building on our Past, Believing in our Future

Over the last twenty years, we’ve raised more than $26 million for front-line medical and dental providers, state-of-the-art medical technology, and evidence-based mental health services. These substantial investments have changed the face of healthcare in our community.
While the Healthcare Foundation was created to stabilize and invest in the Healdsburg

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