The San Juan Healthcare Foundation is a non-profit entity that was created in 1982 to provide support for healthcare services in Montrose and surrounding communities.  Without you, many of the areas healthcare needs will not be funded.

We need your help! Learn how to contribute.

Some of the projects the Foundation has helped with include:

  • MMH Birthing Center
  • Nurse Scholarship
  • Chemotherapy Infusion Pumps
  • Lifeline Units
  • Community Dental Clinic
  • Automatic External Defibrillator for Montrose Pavilion
  • Olathe Medical Clinic renovation
  • Hospice of the Uncompahgre Valley
  • Equipment for rural outreach clinics
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy Probe

San Juan Healthcare Foundation Mission Statement

The mission of the Foundation is to develop resources that go towards improving healthcare in the Montrose region. These resources are for the advancement of charitable, scientific, or educational healthcare needs. We recognize the role of the donor in the advancement of the Foundation and pledge to accept, invest, and administer gifts according to the wishes of the donor and the needs of the community. Towards these ends, we encourage giving to life and a lifetime of giving.

Annual Events

  • San Juan Healthcare Golf Tournament (Spring Black Canyon Golf Course)
  • San Juan Healthcare Gala (Fall Montrose Pavilion)


Ask a Board Member

  • Gayle Frazzetta, M.D., President
  • Tom Barrett, Secretary/Treasurer
  • Gaye Cox, Past President
  • William Bennett
  • Phoebe Benziger
  • Robyn Funk
  • J. David Reed
  • Mary Snyder
  • Casey Wareham
  • James Whitticom

Write: San Juan Healthcare Foundation 800 South Third Street, Montrose, CO 81401 Phone: 970-240-7397