VisionNow Donor Program

The VisionNow program at RSF Foundation highlights activities that our donors are engaged in which put their charitable vision for a brighter future into action today.  We believe that a shared vision for addressing needs and changing lives can make real and lasting impact in our communities.

Vision Now

Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine – Upcoming Event

Please join us for a reception followed by an exclusive presentation about Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine. The Institute is pioneering the use of rapid whole genome sequencing to diagnose and inform care for our sickest infants and children. You are sure to be astounded by the stories you’ll hear of this life-saving work.

Stephen Kingsmore, MD, DSc
President and CEO of Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine

Thursday, January 19, 2017
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. – Reception
6:00 p.m. – Program

RSVP to Megan Campbell at (858) 966-8227 or

Past Events

Giving in a Global Community

A conversation about international philanthropy with leaders of organizations with local roots that are addressing needs around the world, hosted by RSF Foundation on September 28, 2016.

Our panelists discussed topics including: why give across the globe when there are many needs here at home, and how we can do the most good and least unintentional harm with our international philanthropy.  View the brief videos below for their insights.


Neil Otto, Project Concern International 

David Risher, Worldreader

John Rowe, Omo Child

Mark Holmlund, Moderator, RSF Foundation board chairman

Video Highlights


Why give globally when there are still local needs?

How do you select which global issues to address?

How do you avoid unintended consequences?

How involved do you like donors to be in your work?


Partners in Philanthropy


The professional staff at the Rancho Santa Fe Foundation provides options for your charitable giving and shares their extensive knowledge of nonprofits doing the best work in your areas of interest in San Diego County and beyond.

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