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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Ryder Trauma Center Celebrated 25th Anniversary of Saving Lives

Ryder Trauma Center, a prestigious Level I adult and pediatric trauma center, recently celebrated its 25th anniversary of saving countless lives – people with devastating injuries after motor vehicle crashes, burns, gun violence and other traumas. Ryder Trauma Center treats an average of 4,000 patients a year, making it one of the busiest trauma centers

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Jackson Health Foundation Celebrated Unveiling of FPL Sponsored Renovated Rehabilitation Therapy Unit at Ryder Trauma Center

Current and former patients recently helped unveil the renovated Florida Power & Light Company Power to Care Jackson Memorial Hospital Burn Rehabilitation Therapy Unit thanks to a $500,000 donation by FPL to Jackson Health Foundation, the fundraising arm of Jackson Health System. Burn patient celebrity chef Ralph Pagano attended the unveiling and shared his amazing

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A Message From Our President & CEO- June 2017

Dear Friends and Supporters, The summer months are the perfect opportunity to unwind with the family while enjoying the South Florida climate and all the jewels our idyllic geographic location has to offer. While this is happening around us, we at Jackson Health Foundation, have been busy finalizing the third quarter of the fiscal year

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Jackson Health Foundation honors Golden Angel Society

South Florida’s top philanthropists and community leaders recently attended Jackson Health Foundation’s Annual Recognition Dinner at Joe’s Stone Crab on Miami Beach. The sold-out event celebrated the contributions and fundraising efforts of the Foundation’s Golden Angel Society during the current fiscal year. The Golden Angels took over the entire restaurant for the 10th consecutive year.

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Jackson Health Foundation’s 25th Birthday Bash selected by BizBash as one of the Miami/South Florida’s Top 100 Events

From galas and benefits, to entertainment, sporting events, and more, BizBash has announced its 2017 list of Top 100 Events in Miami/South Florida and has named Jackson Health Foundation’s 25th Birthday Bash to this exclusive list. To select and rank these events, BizBash considers the event’s influence within the industry, in addition to innovation, reach,

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Announcing our 2017 Jackson Angels

During the month of April, Jackson Health System employees had the opportunity to come together and support the Foundation’s efforts by participating in our second annual Jackson Angels Employee Giving Campaign.

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Our Young Angels in the Community

Do you see yourself as a leader who believes in the transformative power of philanthropy, volunteerism and the ability to enact change through your community? Are you between the age of 21-35? If you answered ‘Yes!’ to these two questions, then the Jackson Health Foundation’s Young Angels program is for you! If you are already

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