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Ways to Give

Your generous support, along with that of our other donors and partners in philanthropy, allows St. John’s Healthcare Foundation to raise, manage and distribute funds in support of the mission and values of St. John’s Regional Medical Center and St. John's Hospital Camarillo. Your gift directly impacts the lives of others in your community, providing program and services that might not otherwise be available, as well as helping us to provide the highest quality of care in Ventura County.

Find out more about what we support.

Outright Gifts

Outright gifts are the most common and simple type of gift to make. These gifts provide important support for current activities at St. John's Hospitals.

Check or Credit Card Gifts

This is the easiest and most convenient way to support St. John's Hospitals. Mail a check to the Foundation or make a credit card gift by calling the Foundation office at 805-988-2868 or click here to make a donation online. 

Stocks and Bonds

Gifts of marketable securities can offer donors significant tax advantages. In most cases, the full market value of the security can be deducted as a charitable contribution.

If you are interested in making a gift of stocks or bonds, click here to download our securities wire transfer instructions.

IRA Distributions

If you are interested in making a gift via an IRA distribution, click here to download our IRA distribution donation instructions.

Gifts in Kind

Individuals and organizations often support the hospitals with gifts in kind, which are donated services or items of value to the hospitals. Contact us to find out what types of gifts in kind are currently needed.

Humanitarian Gift Society

The Humanitarian Gift Society members see the value in St. John’s mission and help secure critical needs for those seeking care at our hospitals. Being a part of this important giving society is rewarding. You will be making a significant investment to ensure high-quality healthcare resources are available in your community. Learn more

Honor Someone Special

Honor someone special with a gift in their memory or their honor. A gift in support of the charitable work of St. John's is a meaningful way to remember someone dear to you, honor or thank a loved one, or celebrate a birthday, anniversary or other occasion. Make a donation now.

Guardian Angels Program

Has a St. John’s physician, nurse, staff member, or volunteer touched your life? Have you experienced the power of humankindness while at one of our facilities? The Guardian Angel program provides grateful patients and their loved ones the opportunity to thank caregivers and other team members who made a difference during their visit or stay by making a donation to the hospital in their name.

When you honor your Guardian Angel with a donation they will be publicly acknowledged and honored with a Guardian Angel lapel pin they can proudly wear. Learn more


Our endowments provide a funding source for designated causes in perpetuity. Find out more about our existing endowments and how to establish a new endowment. Learn more

Leave a Legacy

Planned gifts, such as a gift through your will, estate or a charitable remainder trust, enable you to make a meaningful gift that can cost you nothing during your lifetime and can even increase your cash flow. Learn more


Giving back by volunteering at St. John's Regional Medical Center or St. John's Hospital Camarillo connects you to your community by helping others. A variety of volunteer opportunities are available. Learn more