Children’s Fund

The Children’s Fund provides flexible support for the children’s hospitals highest ongoing priorities, including:

  • Covering the costs for families who can’t afford medical care for their children
  • Funding programs not covered by insurance, such as music therapy, family support programs and social work
  • Guiding medical discoveries that lead to new treatments and cures

Your Generosity Changes Lives

There are many ways to give to the Children’s Fund and help provide the very best care for the children and families who need us most. Donations of all sizes, whether they're one-time or monthly, make a vital impact.

One-time Gift: Make a quick and easy one-time gift now.

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Monthly Gift: The gift that keeps giving. Giving a little each month, makes a big difference. Become a monthly donor! Sign up to make an automated monthly gift.

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Matching Gifts: Many employers will match any charitable contributions made by their employees. The impact of your gift to UCSF Benioff Chidren’s Hospitals may be doubled or possibly tripled!

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Tribute Giving: Honor a loved one with a gift in his or her name. Pay tribute to the special people in your life with a memorial or tribute gift. It’s a great way to honor your loved one and help sick children at the same time.

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Join our Giving Circles! We are pleased to offer the Hand-in-Hand Giving Circles to recognize individuals who have made annual gifts of $1,000 or more in support of the Children's Fund. This giving community provides annual support for the very heart and soul of our hospitals, making possible advanced care for all children.

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For more information about the Children's Fund, please contact:

Marlene Penny, Director of Annual Giving
(415) 476-6341