Woody Foundation Supports Rehabilitation Program with $30,000 Gift

James “Woody” Beckham celebrated his 30th birthday by giving back to the staff at Jackson Health System’s rehabilitation facility. Woody presented a $30,000 check to help support the community reintegration program for rehabilitation patients which offers programming and activities like hand cycling, beach days and adaptive swimming to name a few.


Little Miracles Maternity Suites Unveiled at The Women’s Hospital at Jackson Memorial

On July 17, Jackson Health System celebrated the opening of its newest Little Miracles Maternity Suites located at The Women’s Hospital at Jackson Memorial. The new suites are located on the third floor, Unit 3A. The opening marks the completion of an ambitious project that began in 2014 to renovate a total of 40 private


Jackson Miracle Makers Recognized at Golden Angels Recognition Dinner

Over 200 philanthropists and community leaders gathered on May 15 to honor Jackson Health Foundation’s Golden Angel Society. The society is the Foundation’s premier philanthropic group comprised of donors, community leaders and supporters from around South Florida. Honorees presented with awards during the evening included: RAINMAKER AWARD: Candido Viyella, Vice Chairman of the Foundation’s Board


Tax Dollars at Work: $1.5 billion Investment into Jackson Health System

When you donate to Jackson Health Foundation, you make it possible for thousands of people to receive access to quality healthcare in our community. Your support is critical to helping patients in need.


JHF Supports Random Acts of Kindness

Gift cards, meal vouchers, and other giveaways were distributed to Jackson employees, patients and visitors as part of the Random Acts of Kindness initiative throughout Jackson. A team of employee volunteers visited various locations throughout Jackson, including Jackson Memorial Hospital, Jackson South Medical Center, and Jackson North Medical Center.


Over $500,000 Raised to Support JHF at Miami Heat Family Fun Festival

Jackson Health Foundation Guardian Angels were beneficiaries of the Miami HEAT Charitable Fund’s 2018 Miami HEAT Family Festival. The event raised over $500K earmarked for the Guardian Angels. Held on March 4 in downtown Miami, the festival drew over 5,000 people who came out to enjoy the carnival-like basketball extravaganza full of non-stop fun for the whole family.


Therapists at Holtz Children’s Hospital Use Music to Connect with Young Patients

Music therapy is an established healthcare profession that uses music to address physical, emotional, cognitive, and social needs of people of all ages. Board-certified music therapists use music-based interventions, such as songwriting, playing musical instruments, or singing, to target non-musical goals. This therapeutic approach reduces anxiety, pain perception, and increases the emotional expression of patients.


Jackson Health Employees Take Part in Demolition Event to Make Way for New Rehab Center

For a donation of $1 to $10, Jackson employees and supporters at the demolition site were given the opportunity to swing a sledgehammer and help with the demolition of one of the building’s remaining exterior walls. All proceeds were donated to the Jackson Health Foundation (JHF), Jackson’s fundraising arm.


Golden Angels Centennial Gala Raises Record-Breaking $3 Million to Celebrate Jackson Health System 100th Anniversary

Jackson Health Foundation kicked off the 100th anniversary celebration of Jackson Health System with its Golden Angels Centennial Celebration Gala on January 20, 2018 at Soho Studios in Wynwood. The celebration also honored the Golden Angels, the Foundation’s premier giving society, where members with a strong sense of commitment to Jackson, support its vital role in advancing the mission of Jackson Health.


Hundreds Turn Out to Support Inaugural Young Angels After Party

Young professionals came together to party for a great cause and make a difference as Jackson Health Foundation’s Young Angels membership group hosted its inaugural after party, directly following the Golden Angels Centennial Celebration gala on January 20, 2018. The after party, hosted by Eddie & Maryam Borrego, was a huge hit!