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Overview

To make a gift or obtain additional information, please call (916) 453-2321.

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Every gift matters, and the many paths to giving allow donors to contribute to Shriners Hospitals in a way that is meaningful to them. A kind, generous and engaged community is the heart and soul of Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California, where each patient’s path to success is fueled by donations and driven by excellence in treatment, teaching and research.

Your involvement is a gift that allows us to provide help for children today and new hope for tomorrow. The foundation of our treatment specialties and the assurance of our care for future generations of children depends upon the thoughtful planning of individuals, whose deliberate philanthropy through gifts of stock and other appreciated assets, including property, and charitable gift annuities, charitable remainders trusts, estate gifts and bequests provides help for children today and new hope for tomorrow. For information on estates and trusts, beneficiary designations and financial accounts and insurance, wills and real estate, please contact Alan Anderson, Director of Development by phone 916-453-2321.

Choose to support Shriners Hospital in any of the following ways:

Direct Donations are welcome from individuals, businesses and foundations to Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California.

Credit card donations can be made online or processed by the Business Office over the phone by calling (916) 453-2037.

Mail cash and checks to:
Development Office
Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California
2425 Stockton Boulevard
Sacramento, CA 95817

Memorial or Tribute Gifts are gratefully received by the hospital for the benefit of our programs. Donors receive acknowledgement letters for their gifts. Notification letters are also mailed to honorees or the designated family member, informing them of gifts made in their honor or in memory of a loved one. Notification letters provide name and address information only.

Toys & other Gifts in Kind support programs throughout the hospital. Donors will be asked to complete a gift-in-kind form when they deliver their donation to the hospital. Visit our Ideas for Giving webpage to see a list of items our patients would enjoy. All donors receive an acknowledgement letter from the hospital.

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Do you shop at Amazon.com? If so, can shop at AmazonSmile for the same items and .5% of the purchase price of all items you buy will be donated to Shriners Hospitals for Children! Just go here and designate Shriners Hospitals for Children as your charity, and start shopping today!

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Realtors Who Shrine
Refinancing a mortgage, or buying or selling a house can mean more than getting the home of your dreams. Home buyers and sellers can help a child at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California receive life-changing surgery and treatment, thanks to REALTORS® Who Shrine. Any realtor or allied professional can participate, and any individual can ask their their real estate or other allied professional to consider participating.  Participation can be one-time for one transaction or be incorporated into the ongoing business of a professional.

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Ways To Give

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A kind, generous and engaged community is the heart and soul of Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California, where each patient’s path to success is fueled by donations and driven by excellence in treatment, teaching and research. Every child who seeks care is welcomed into a pediatric medical center where every doctor’s visit, every surgery, every physical therapy session and every patient activity is provided regardless of the family’s ability to pay.

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Planned Giving

Philanthropic and Dream Makers Legacy Societies

Planned giving is a meaningful way that individuals can advance programs of the hospital for the benefit of children. Careful planning and consideration is given to all such gifts in consultation with donors, their families, legal or wealth advisors to ensure that donor’s wishes are met. Naming opportunities and recognition are available.

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Ideas for Giving

Thank you for considering a donation. We appreciate your generosity, and know it will positively impact the lives of children served by Shriners Hospital. Play is an important part of the healing process, and gifts of toys, games or activity supplies can make a big difference to children and families spending time in the hospital.

To ensure items are well constructed and can be given to a patient, we recommend the following brands:

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Endowed Chair Program

Endowed academic chairs at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Northern California —held by distinguished academicians and faculty—represent the pinnacle of excellence, providing a means for funding world-class contributions in teaching, medical research, universal scholarship and clinical service