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.

Walk-in clinic helps with early cancer detection

When Dennis Zeto went to the Sanford Bemidji Walk-In Clinic with what he thought was a bladder infection, he expected to leave Read More …


Have a Heart for Sally

For Sally Ellingson, March 15 started like any other Tuesday. At 80 years old, Ellingson still worked full time, answering Read More …


Galloway Family Grateful for Bemidji Hospice

It was a summer day in 2014 when Teresa Galloway and her family were struck with the news. A recent Read More …

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