Our Mission & Vision


The PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center Foundation exists to acquire and recognize charitable gifts and bequests that assist PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in fulfilling its mission, adhering to our core values and providing medical services to the Whatcom region.

The Foundation will:

  • Provide individuals and institutions with an opportunity to extend the gift of health.
  • Support innovative patient care services to improve the health care services of this area.
  • Achieve for PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center a higher level of mutual understanding and involvement with the communities it serves.

Philanthropic opportunities should enhance the ability of PeaceHealth St. Joseph to provide healing and compassionate health care respecting everyone’s personal human dignity.

Vision Statement

The PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center Foundation strives to help ensure that every individual needing medical services, from birth through the transitions of life, will receive quality healing and compassionate health care by competent caregivers, with proper equipment, in suitable facilities, respecting personal human dignity.