Foundation in Bemidji

The Sanford Health Foundation supports Sanford Health in Bemidji, Minnesota — the largest health care provider in the region, delivering exceptional care for thousands of people.

The Sanford Health mission is supported by our family of committed donors. Donors drive continued progress and innovation and help meet our community’s growing and changing needs.

Impacting Lives

The impact of giving is transforming and saving lives in northern Minnesota. Major projects support the everyday work of health and healing.

Bemidji’s first cardiology program and expanding cancer center reflect our commitment to improving the human condition through exceptional care, innovation, and discovery.


Latest Stories

Your philanthropy touches the lives of patients and families across the region in real and meaningful ways.

Surviving a ‘widow maker’ heart attack

Gary Swanson remembers every minute of October 3, 2017. He can still smell the diesel exhaust from the ambulance and Read More …

Expert care for Bemidji pastor

Pastor Jim Mucerino will never forget Oct. 6, 2016. It was a Thursday, and the Bemidji Baptist Church pastor was Read More …

Nurse and heart patient sees impact of local care

Natalie Haglund sees the great work Sanford Health does every day as both an employee and a patient. This summer, Read More …

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