The UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals Foundation is dedicated to advancing children's health through clinical innovation, scientific advances, and a commitment to health equity. 

Thanks to donations large and small and the generous philanthropic spirit of our community, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals stand as leaders in pediatric health care. Whether using virtual reality to transform pediatric care or harnessing genomics as the next wave of childhood cancer treatment, the future promises to inspire. Please join us in helping the children and families who need us most.

Board of Directors 2019 

Michael Anderson, MD, ex-officio 
David Beier 
Valli Benesch 
Lynne Benioff 
Farah Champsi 
Ronald Cohen, MD, ex-officio
Charles Cole III, EdD 
Diane Dietz
Maria Echavesta 
Samir Kaul 
Timothy Kendall 
Talmadge King Jr, MD, ex-officio
Carolyn Klebanoff, MD 
Mark Laret, ex-officio 
Louis J. Lavigne, Jr. 
Jason Moment 
Robert Pedrero 
Edward Penhoet, PhD, Secretary 
John Protopappas 
Shahan Soghikian, Chair 
Elisa Stad 
Lisa Walsh 
Robin Washington 
Carrie Wheeler, Vice Chair, Treasurer 
Melissa Williams