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.

Your 2021 guide to giving!

Thank you for choosing to make a gift for good this holiday season. Please select the options that are right...

Mimi Diffley scholarships awarded to 28 employees

This fall, 28 Sanford employees were awarded a 2021 Mimi Diffley Memorial Employee Scholarship to further their careers in health...

Heart attack survivor almost missed the warning signs

In the early hours of March 12, Andy Freeman drove himself to the Sanford Bemidji ER. Light pressure in his...

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