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Sacred Heart Medical Center Foundation

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You make all we do possible.

Through your giving, you make a direct, positive impact on our community.

Your gifts help us provide exceptional medical care to your family, friends and neighbors right here in Lane County, close to home, in familiar and nurturing surroundings. Your generosity allows us to sustain medical programs and services that benefit hundreds of community members each and every day.

Each gift has the power to uplift our community. Thank you for entrusting us with your investment in the health of our community.

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The Power of Community

Gifts from the community allow us to offer a helping hand to vulnerable patients when they need it the most—and that uplifts us all.

Your generosity embodies the power of philanthropy and the power of community to create greater hope and healing in the lives of our loved ones, neighbors and friends.

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Your support of the foundation helps to ensure our continued ability to care for patients in this time of unprecedented need.

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Honor Excellent Care

You can choose to honor a special physician, nurse, or caregiver who made a positive impact on your patient experience or that of a loved one.

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Planned Giving

When you include PeaceHealth Foundations in your estate plan, your generosity supports good health, prevention and community well-being. 

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Children's Miracle Network

Locally, the Children’s Miracle Network program assists more than 4,000 infants and children annually.

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Foundation Staff

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Jennifer Svihus

Chief Development Officer, Oregon Network

Jennifer Svihus was named the chief development officer for the PeaceHealth Oregon network in 2022. Jennifer provides philanthropy leadership to the network development staff and the three volunteer Boards for PeaceHealth Sacred Heart, Cottage Grove and Peace Harbor Foundations. Before joining PeaceHealth, Jennifer was the president and chief philanthropy officer for Dignity Health Sequoia Hospital Foundation in the San Francisco Bay Area. Jennifer also held leadership roles with Sutter Health and the Cleveland Clinic’s Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. Jennifer earned her bachelor’s in communications from the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California, before receiving her master’s in Healthcare Administration from Chapman University in Orange, California.

Board of Directors


Ronald Neumann, Oregon Community Credit Union

Ronald Neumann

President, Oregon Community Credit Union
Ryan Lee, Secretary, UBCO Electric Bikes

Ryan Lee

Vice President, UBCO Electric Bikes
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Shanna Hutton

Secretary, Community Volunteer
Erik Parrish Portrait

Erik Parrish

Treasurer, King Estate Winery
Jennifer Papé, Immediate Past President, Community Volunteer

Jennifer Papé

Immediate Past President, Community Volunteer


Arlene Butchko Portrait

Arlene Butchko

Levi Strauss & Co.
Michelle Cross Portrait

Michelle Cross

Harvey & Price Co.
TJ Davis Portrait

TJ Davis

Finley Davis Financial
Jeff Elder, Evans Elder Brown & Seubert, Inc

Jeff Elder

Evans Elder Brown & Seubert, Inc
Scott Goldstein, Treasurer, Summit Bank

Scott Goldstein

Summit Bank
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Courtney Griesel

Sierra Pacific Industries
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Tina Guldberg

University of Oregon
Benjamin Kearney, Arnold Gallagher PC

Benjamin Kearney

Arnold Gallagher PC
Douglas Leonard, MD, Neonatal Specialists, PC

Douglas Leonard, MD

Neonatal Specialists, PC
Michelle Meador Portrait

Michelle Meador

O'Hara Catholic School
Kevin Modeste, MD, Northwest Surgical Specialists

Kevin Modeste, MD

Northwest Surgical Specialists
Erik Parrish Portrait

Erik Parrish

Treasurer, King Estate Winery
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Matt Sayre

Onward Eugene
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Andrew Stiltner

Silvan Ridge Winery