Jackson Health Foundation’s Guardian Angels Host 19th Annual Guardians of the Children Luncheon and Raised $600,000 for Holtz Children’s Hospital

Over 500 philanthropists and community leaders attended the 19th Annual Guardians of the Children Luncheon benefiting Holtz Children’s Hospital at the JW Marriott Marquis Friday, Nov. 17 in downtown Miami. Thanks to an incredible show of philanthropic support, the luncheon raised more than $600,000 for Holtz Children’s Hospital.

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Jackson Patients Enjoy VIP Game Day Experience

On Saturday, November 8, the University of Miami and Jackson Health Foundation (JHF) teamed up with Special Spectators to host a group of seriously ill patients from Holtz Children’s Hospital at the University of Miami vs Virginia college football game at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. This special event marked the first-ever VIP Game

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Over 800 Participate in Waterford 5K to Support of Holtz Children’s Hospital

On Friday, November 3, close to 800 participants took on the challenge of the Waterford 5k at the Blue Lagoon office park, raising $25,000 for Holtz Children’s Hospital. Runners, walkers and families representing more than 40 businesses and corporations came out to enjoy the 3.1 mile course, which also included musical entertainment, family fun zone

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Golden Angels Centennial Celebration Gala Update

In January, the Foundation will officially kick-off Jackson Health System’s 100th Anniversary with our 2018 Golden Angels Centennial Celebration Gala. This signature event will serve to commemorate the unwavering support we have received throughout the years which has allowed us to maintain our cherished mission of providing a single high standard of quality care to

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Recognizing Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The facts are frightening: 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of their lifetime, and 85% of breast cancers occur in women who have no family history of breast cancer. In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Jackson Health Foundation recognizes the importance of providing critical

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A Message From Our President & CEO- September 2017

Dear Jackson family, I hope that you and your loved ones did not suffer much from the effects of Hurricane Irma. I am pleased to report that the Jackson Health facilities were not impacted by the effects of the storm and are fully operational. In fact, our hospitals, emergency rooms, and trauma centers across town

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Helping those in need following Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma left many throughout South Florida in need of essential supplies. In light of the situation, Jackson and UHealth have partnered with the United Way of Miami-Dade and Ryder System, to collect the non-perishable foods and basic household supplies that can make a difference for families struggling to bounce back. Donations will be collected through

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Jackson Health System provides shelter to expectant mothers

The unexpected air pressure drops during hurricanes might have an effect on pregnancy and births, that’s why Jackson Memorial Hospital, Jackson North Medical Center and Jackson South Medical Center opened their doors during Hurricane Irma and provided shelter to a limited amount of expectant mothers who were registered to deliver their babies at a Jackson

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Mom Delivers Her Own Baby During Hurricane Irma with Help from UHealth/Jackson Doctor

Tatyanna Watkins, 23, began having contractions after midnight, a minute apart, in the midst of Hurricane Irma on Sunday. She quickly realized she was going into labor. With the help of a City of Miami Government dispatcher and the guidance of Dr. Kendra Gillespie, Tatyanna was walked through the delivery of Baby Destiny. “I put

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A sneak peek at our 2018 Golden Angels Centennial Gala

On the evening of January 20th, 2018, we will officially kick-off Jackson Health System’s 100th Anniversary with our Golden Angels Centennial Gala. We are very excited to begin sharing details with you about this memorable evening of elegance and philanthropy. This signature event will serve to commemorate the unwavering support we have received throughout the

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