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.

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....

Meet woman behind Taco Fest’s legendary frybread recipe

You might not know Margaret DeMers by name, but you've probably tasted her fan-favorite frybread recipe. She's been a vital...
Denny Sanford and Robert Wilkie

Donation funds new veterans’ care initiative

On March 12, leaders from Sanford Health and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs convened in Washington, D.C., to announce...

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