About us

We bolster the transformative work of St. Joseph Health through philanthropy. By raising funds in support of our mission and vision, our foundation serves as a beacon of health and healing in the Brazos Valley. Our legacy of care guides us as, together with our committed donors, we go beyond the walls of our hospitals to create healthy communities.

Our Vision
A healthier future for all - inspired by faith, driven by innovation, and powered by our humanity.

Our Mission
As CommonSpirit Health, we make the healing presence of God known in our world by improving the health of the people we serve, especially those who are vulnerable, while we advance social justice for all.

Our Values
Compassion | Inclusion | Integrity | Excellence | Collaboration

Your support demonstrates the healing presence of God in our world. We are profoundly inspired and humbled by the selfless, giving spirit of service our donors possess, enabling us to more fully carry out our ministry of healing. 

- Kimberly Shaw, market president and ceo

Give with confidence

St. Joseph Health is a not-for-profit, health system focused on providing high-quality, state-of-the-art health care. Support through charitable giving helps provide for new facilities and equipment, new programs and services, training and education, and mission-based initiatives. St. Joseph Health Foundation is part of St. Luke's Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Contributions are tax deductible as defined by the Internal Revenue Code. Tax ID #45-3811485.

Board & Governance

St. Joseph Health Foundation supports St. Joseph Health by raising funds that are used to further the health system’s mission, vision and values. Board member are active advocates and ambassadors for the foundation and fully engage in identifying and securing the financial resources and partnerships necessary for the foundation to advance its mission.

Board of Directors


The foundation is governed by board members who act as fiduciaries by adopting sound, ethical, and legal governance and financial management policies that steer the organization toward a sustainable future.


The foundation’s professional staff is available to work with you to assure that you are able to focus on what is truly important – making a difference with your charitable gift.


Each year our donors help us realize the power of generosity and gratitude in our community. The results have been inspiring.