Past Responses

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The University has a long history of humanitarian aid for those in need.

Caring for Children at the Border

UCSF participated in the UC Health effort of caring for children at the US-Mexico border.

Northern California Wildfires

UCSF regularly monitors Northern California wildfires for their impacts on the safety and security of employees, learners, patients and the public. The University's ongoing response to this issue includes the 2017 and 2020 wildfires.

UCSF Wildfire and Air Quality Response


UCSF worked in a variety of ways to help the worldwide effort to contain Ebola, from supporting our employees who wanted to volunteer abroad to preparing at home for handling possible Ebola cases.

Learn more about the UCSF Ebola response