USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation

The USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation raises and manages funds to help the hospital meet the health care needs of our local communities and beyond. Our work ensures that everyone who comes to USC Verdugo Hills Hospital receives patient-centered care in a compassionate and comforting environment that allows patients and their families to heal and thrive.

The USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation supports the hospital’s highest priority needs, including clinician training; surgical and diagnostic equipment; modernized facilities; projects that increase patient and family comfort and support; and a wide variety of community health education initiatives.

Donors can make unrestricted contributions to support the hospital’s current, most pressing needs or can designate gifts to one of several established giving initiatives or establish an endowment. The hospital’s current priorities include:

  • Cardiac care and heart health
  • Community health education
  • Emergency Department services, including pediatrics
  • Labor and delivery/neonatal intensive care unit
  • Men’s health and robotic surgery
  • Surgical and diagnostic equipment
  • Women’s health and breast imaging

Philanthropic support of the foundation can take many forms, including:

  • Outright individual gifts
  • Corporate matching gifts
  • Gifts of stock, real estate, appreciated assets or personal property
  • Planned/deferred gifts
  • Corporate sponsorships (Click here to learn more about our annual golf tournament.)

All contributions to USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation are used exclusively for the activities of USC Verdugo Hills Hospital. USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization under the Internal Revenue code. Federal ID number: 95-3247823.

To make a gift online, click Give Now at the top right of the page, or to learn more, call the Foundation Office at (818) 952-2226.

We are grateful for your generosity.

Kerri Yoder Hubbard, Executive Director
USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Foundation
1812 Verdugo Blvd.
Glendale, CA 91208
(818) 952-2226

The funds raised help support the purchase and maintenance of equipment, renovate hospital rooms, increase patient services and provide healthcare education programs.

USC VHH Foundation Annual Golf Classic

USC VHH Golf Tournament 2018

On Monday, May 21st community supporters as well as civic and hospital leaders came together at Oakmont Country Club for this annual fundraiser for USC Verdugo Hills Hospital. See results and photos from the 27th Annual Classic here.

Foundation Board of Directors

FY 2016 – 2017

Executive Board

Sue Wilder
Chair

Tina Marie Ito
Vice Chair

John Taylor
Treasurer

Leon Altman
Secretary

John Genovese
Immediate Past Chairman

Board Members

Houry Aposhian
President and CEO, Pacific Horizon Bancorp

Julie Battaglia
Owner, Battaglia Public Relations

Jeff Blake
Retired Vice Chairman, Sony Pictures

Stephen Callister
Partner, Callister & Broberg

Ted Clark
President and CEO, Royal Adhesives

Richard Cook
Chief Executive Officer, The Cook Company

Armand Dorian, M.D.
Co-Chair, Emergency Department, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

Roderick Dorman
Attorney, McKool Smith Hennigan

David Elliott
Chief Executive Officer, DRE, Inc.

The Honorable Thad Gembacz
Retired Judge

Janet Hamilton
Community Leader

Keith Hobbs
Chief Executive Officer, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

Kate Kaneko
Community Leader

Donald Larsen, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Providence Saint John’s Health Center

Purnima Panchal
President, Women’s Council

Mary Reichley
Community Leader

Marcie Sabatella
John Aaroe Group

Carty Spencer
Community Leader

Michelle Strassburg
Partner, Strassburg, Gilmore & Wei, LLP

Kevin Tsujihara
President, Warner Bros. Entertainment

Staff

Kerri Yoder Hubbard
Executive Director
Kerri.Yoder@vhh.usc.edu
(818) 952-3553

Stephanie Van Sickel
Director of Major Gifts
Stephanie.Vansickel@vhh.usc.edu
(818) 952-3534

Deborah Weirick
Special Projects Manager
Deborah.Weirick@vhh.usc.edu
(818) 952-2228

Barbara Jordan
Foundation Database Administrator
Barbara.Jordan@vhh.usc.edu
(818) 952-3543

Emeritus Council

The USC Verdugo Hills Hospital Emeritus Council is composed of former foundation board members. See the full list of council members here.