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Give Today

Thank you for choosing to share your kindness and generosity today with the many patients and families who will turn to Sanford Health in the year ahead. Here’s to giving hope, healing and comfort this holiday season, and a bright, healthy future for all! See important dates for year-end giving.


100% of every dollar stays local

No matter what area of health care you’re passionate about, you can trust that 100% of your gift through the Sanford Health Foundation will do a world of good, close to home. Every gift can change a life in meaningful ways like these, and many more.

Bring Joy through Art Therapy


Could supply crayons, paint, paper and more to keep kids happy and engaged while in the hospital (Sanford Children’s)

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Provide Comfort with A Child Life Visit


Could support a child’s visit with a Child Life Specialist to help ease worries through therapeutic play and other activities (Sanford Children’s)

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Support Cancer Patients with Nurse Navigation


Could support a patient’s visit with a nurse navigator, who offers vital guidance from day one of a diagnosis

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Fund Innovative Research


Could help fuel one hour of clinical research to accelerate the treatments and innovations of tomorrow

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Help Where It’s Needed Most


Could help meet an urgent or emerging need for new equipment, an important service or other health care priority

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Give for Direct Patient Assistance


Such as lodging, transportation, wigs and complimentary head coverings*

*Donor funded efforts vary per location  

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Purchase Lifesaving Equipment


Could support lifesaving equipment – like 3D mammography machines – allowing cancer to be detected earlier

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More ways to give

There are many more ways to get involved and give for good this season! We hope you find one that’s right for you.

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Give a Holiday Gift


We are so grateful for donations during the holidays. View our holiday wish lists for patients and their families:


*Did you know a charitable gift in North Dakota can qualify you for a state income tax credit? To learn more email foundationgifts@sanfordhealth.org  

Honor a Guardian Angel


Make a gift of gratitude to celebrate exceptional care from Sanford staff.


Start Your Own Fundraiser


When you do good, it inspires others. We invite you to start your own fundraising campaign for the causes that matter most to you. Share what you’re passionate about, and spark goodness in family, friends, coworkers and others.


Leave a Legacy


Plan a future gift to support health, healing and comfort for good.



For patients in and around Bemidji, Minnesota, your generosity makes all the difference. Your gift can go towards:

  • Direct Patient Assistance
  • Services like Nurse Navigation
  • Lifesaving Equipment & Technology Upgrades
  • Behavioral Health Priorities
  • Research and Innovation



Every dollar donated across the Bismarck region is making a difference for local patients, families and employees. You gift could help with:

  • Child Life and Music Therapy for Children
  • Research and Innovation
  • Patient Assistance Programs
  • State-of-the-art Equipment
  • Employee Training and Scholarships



Your gifts to the Fargo region are making important healthcare initiatives a reality. Your generosity goes towards:

  • Sanford Children’s Child Life Program
  • Lifesaving Research
  • Direct Patient Assistance
  • Cutting-edge Equipment
  • Nurse Navigation and Survivorship Programming


Sioux Falls

The Sioux Falls and surrounding area are using each and every gift to create world-class healthcare close to home. Your gifts can support:

  • Lifesaving Equipment
  • Research and Innovations
  • Child Life and other Sanford Children’s Priorities
  • Nurse Navigation and Patient Assistance Programs
  • Pediatric Unit Advancements


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Thank you for the good you give

In all these ways and many more, you help us do more good for every patient than we ever could alone. You are the key to caring for all who need us today while continuing to drive innovation and discovery for the future.


For all who will count on Sanford Health in the year ahead, we invite you to make your most important gift of this holiday season today.


Stories of impact

Meet patients and their families who’ve been impacted by the generosity of people like you. Read these stories of hope and healing.