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.

Hospice gives grandma compassionate care

Marie Todavich was an independent woman who lived 25 miles outside of Bemidji on the family homestead. She spent her...

A Mother’s Day gift to fight breast cancer

Nothing compares to the bond between a mother and child. That special connection is why the Edith Sanford Breast Center...

Why I give: Dr. Ashley Lundin

Dr. Ashley Lundin wants to make her community a better place in which to live, work and receive health care....

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