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The mission of St. John’s Hospital Foundation is to secure philanthropic support to advance the mission and strategic objectives of St. John’s Medical Center, including patient-centered care, clinical excellence, and community wellness.

St. John’s is a non-profit, community-owned hospital. We reinvest all of our resources back into our community.


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It takes an exceptional community hospital to support an extraordinary community. And it takes an extraordinary community to support an exceptional community hospital.

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Julie Guttormson

Julie Guttormson

"In 2006, Julie Guttormson had lived in Jackson barely a year when she suffered a stroke. The stroke was caused from three blood clots, each located in different major veins of the brain. "

—Founder of Rock the Ride and Owner of Revolution Indoor Cycling

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Phil Leeds

Phil Leeds

"Lots of things happen on a national level, but funding goes to research, this goes to cover the need locally."

—Founder of Run & Ride for the Cure

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The Long Family

The Long Family

"If it weren’t for the chemistry analyzer that the Foundation purchased thanks to generous community donors, Mavis and I might not be alive. "

—Grateful Patient

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St. John’s Auxiliary’s 26th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Monday, August 28, 2017

Tournament update: St. John’s Auxiliary Charity Golf Tournament is currently sold out.  If you would like to be added to the wait list, please call 307-739-7517.    Raffle information:

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Old Bill’s Fun Run!

Saturday, September 09, 2017

Our community’s most unique and famous annual event is, in fact, also one of the most innovative fundraisers in the nation.  Run, walk, or simply join the entire population

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Friends of the Foundation Cocktail Reception: Featuring Hilary Camino

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Private party for Friends of the Foundation members.  If you would like more information about becoming a Friend of the Foundation, please contact Rachel Merrell at 307-739-7517 or

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The Latest News and Articles

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First year update on 3D mammography equipment from Dr. Sean Haling

To St. John’s Hospital Foundation and Donors, I would like to personally thank all of you for your generous contributions and efforts in 2016...

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Local Photographer Raises Funds for St. John’s Birth Center

Glenn Sturm started taking pictures as a young boy when his father, who was an Army officer, took him on a family trip to Paris. ...

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St. John’s Diabetes and Metabolism Clinic Hosts First Adventure Club Outing!

Thanks to generous donors to St. John’s Hospital Foundation, the St. John’s Diabetes and Metabolism clinic held their first ever Adventure Club outing! When...

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