Thank you for your interest to help the San Mateo County Health Foundation! Below you can find details about the ways you can help our mission. If you would like to make a direct donation, please visit the Donate page.

Guess what? We can always use more help. How great would it feel to be part of a tour of the county Medical Center or work a special event that raised funds for county clinics? Here are some ways you can help:


  • Be a Sub Committee Member of the Board of Directors

  • Foundation Office Assistant

  • Event Volunteer

    • Golf Tournament

    • Gala

    • Donor Appreciation Reception

    • Tour Guide for the Medical Center and Clinics

  • Bundle of Joy Program

    • Assist in assembling Bundle of Joy bags distributed to new mothers when they bring in their newborn for their first wellness exam.

Download the Volunteer Application, fill it out, and email it to get started.



You can ask Amazon to donate a portion of your purchases to our Foundation. Visit Amazon Smile on your computer (changing charities is not available on mobile yet). Select the San Mateo County Health Foundation on the “Supporting” drop down menu at the top of the page. From now on, every time you use the Smile link on your PC or mobile device, Amazon will donate 0.5% of every purchase. Thank you to all who donate their purchases toward us!

Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage employees to contribute to charitable organizations. Some provide matching funds to support employee donations or volunteer hours. Most of these programs match contributions dollar for dollar, and some will even double or triple the amount of your gift! Please use the tool below or check with your company to see if it offers a matching gift program that will match your gift or volunteer hours to the San Mateo County Health Foundation.

Mail your completed Matching Gift Form to:

San Mateo County Health Foundation
222 West 39th Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94403


Are you an employee at the San Mateo Medical Center and want to help the Foundation’s mission by donating a one-time or monthly payroll deduction?




Are you a provider that works in a San Mateo Medical Center clinic either on the main campus or offsite? With your help we can identify patients who can benefit from the assistance provided by Caring Hands in Health. This program supplies patients that are in dire need with items such as accessibility equipment, groceries, babycare gear, etc. that are not covered by insurance. Submit a HIPAA application for a patient today by visiting the link below.




Thank you for your support!