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.

Heart patient grateful for Bemidji care

Tim Nordby was in the right place at the right time — here in Bemidji. Tim settled in Bemidji a...
Sanford Health's Kelby Krabbenhoft and Good Samaritan Society's David Horazdovsky

Sanford Health, Good Samaritan Society finalize affiliation. What’s next?

Sanford Health has formally combined with the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, one of the nation's largest nonprofit senior care...

Sanford Lorraine Cross Award winners, donors set high bar

Two women with a vision to make the blind see have won the inaugural $1 million Sanford Lorraine Cross Award....

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