Natividad Foundation brings people together to strengthen Natividad and create a healthier community. Together with our partners, we help Natividad provide high-​quality health care and trauma services for everyone in Monterey County, including the vulnerable.

Changing Lives for Women with Cancer

Your support helps low-​income women in our community receive cancer care, transportation, meals, medication and medical treatment.

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Transforming Health Care into Healing

Your gift makes our effective programs possible. You can improve lives and make our community healthier.

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Our Stories


The Matsui family gives $500,000 to bring Infusion Center to Natividad

The gift is made in honor of Yasuko Matsui, who like her two daughters, is a breast cancer survivor. The Infusion Center will create a continuum of care close to home to treat patients with cancer and chronic disease. Read more

Jennifer Williams

Jennifer Williams Chosen as President & CEO

Natividad Foundation’s board of directors has chosen its director of development Jennifer Williams, MA, CFRE, as its president and CEO. Read more

Peak Health

Read Natividad's New Magazine!

Great stories about our patients, staff and programs that make Natividad an essential part of our community. Read more


TALC Donates $301,000 to Purchase Equipment and Fund Critical Services at Natividad

The Agricultural Leadership Council (TALC) is changing lives and saving lives of agricultural workers and their families with their generous 2018 collective donation of $313,050 to Natividad Foundation. Read more

New Art Exhibition Opens at Natividad and it's Gorgeous!

30% of sales benefit the Foundation’s Spiritual Care program. Read more


Our Trauma Center Stands Ready 24/7

Life-​threatening accidents can happen to anyone, anytime. Find out how two women received a second chance to do the things they love. Read more


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Breaking the Cycle
of Violence

Giving victims the CHOICE to exit the cycle of violence and rebuild their lives.

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Our public-​private partnerships help Natividad go above and beyond what it could do on its own. Providing funding for medical equipment, programs and training helps ensure all patients feel less vulnerable. Together, we help innovate so Natividad can provide first class care and the best medical and emotional outcomes for all in Monterey County. Read more

Interpreting for Uncommon Languages

Improving care and speeding healing by connecting health care providers and patients.

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Our Programs

Indigenous Interpreting+®

Finding common ground through common language results in better outcomes for patients, families and communities. Read more

CHOICE Program

Natividad saves patients who have experienced gunshot wounds, stabbings or assaults; the Foundation helps heal their anger and break the cycle of violence. Read more

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

A state-​of-​the-​art neonatal infant care unit provides everything necessary to save young lives. Read more

The Art of Better Health

Donors, patients and creative artists come together to encourage healing through the Natividad Foundation’s Art of Better Health program. Read more

Wendy Baker RN Memorial Fund

Helping low-​​​income women treated receive cancer care, transportation, meals, medication and medical treatment. Read more

Technology and Medical Equipment

Providing access to critical medical equipment that helps Natividad provide high-​quality care. Read more

Trauma and Diabetes Prevention Education

Evidence-​based programs that include education and ongoing peer support to solve real-​world challenges to healthy behavior changes. Read more

Acute Rehabilitation Center

Creating a healing environment for patients in need of long-​term rehabilitation and care. Read more

Patient Greatest Needs Fund

Supporting patients ready to leave Natividad who lack basic resources like transportation, medication or housing. Read more

Spiritual Care

Our Chaplains are standing by to comfort, to listen, to pray, and to talk. Read more

The Onyx Fund for Women

Helping women afford basic surgeries to heal chronic gynecologic conditions. Read more

Palliative Care

Transforming health care — in all phases of life — into healing for patients and their families. Read more

A Fighting Chance to Survive and Thrive

Giving newborns in need of critical care the best care.

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