Scripps Health Foundation

Through philanthropy we help to heal, enhance and save lives


Imagine Receiving Tax-Free Income and Supporting Scripps

With a Charitable Gift Annuity, you can increase your income and save lives — all at the same time. If you’re 65 or older, a Charitable Gift Annuity provides secure, fixed, partially tax-free income for your lifetime. You may also be able to avoid or delay capital gains taxes by using appreciated assets. Learn how you can improve your retirement, while you help save lives at Scripps.  

"For a senior on a fixed income, the Charitable Gift Annuity offers a stable and favorable source of income as long as I live."

Rosemary Straley, Scripps Donor

Benefits of Giving

Your generosity and support ensure that Scripps continues to make breakthroughs in medicine and provides a quality, caring environment focused around each patient’s unique needs. Together, we can truly improve the health of our community — today and for generations to come. Your donations provide critical services and state-of-the-art technology to our patients, staff and entire system. Click on the boxes below to learn about the benefits of giving to Scripps Health Foundation.


Honor Your Caregiver

Our Honor Your Caregiver Program is a simple way for Scripps patients to recognize their favorite employee and help support our Scripps mission. Now, we've brought the program even closer to home by introducing it in our clinics and outpatient centers.

Richard Walker, MD, President, Scripps Clinic Medical Group

We Believe in Best

For more than 25 years, U.S. News and World Report has ranked the best hospital systems in the nation. Scripps is #1 in San Diego and nationally ranked in eight specialties.


The generosity of our donors has played a pivotal role in our success.

As seen in San Diego Health

A conversation with Darlene Shiley

Darlene and her husband have donated over $15 million to Scripps, and now she’s helping shape the future of health care.

Read Darlenes story

M.O.S.T.: Making miracles happen

For three decades, Scripps Mercy Outreach Surgical Team (M.O.S.T.) has been crossing borders and changing lives.

Learn more about M.O.S.T.

Robot-powered rehabilitation

It's like something straight out of science fiction. Read about how a paraplegic patient stands up through the latest medical advances at Scripps.

Read the full story


Renew Your President's Council Membership

Continue to enjoy the rewards of membership in this remarkable philanthropic group. With an unrestricted gift of $1,000 or more you can renew your Presidents Council membership today!

Chris Van Gorder, FACHE, President and CEO, Scripps Health

Contact Us

Mailing Address
Scripps Health Foundation
P.O. Box 2669
La Jolla, CA 92038

Street Address
4275 Campus Point Court
Suite 138
San Diego, CA 92121

Call: 1-844-442-GIVE (4483)