U.S. Bank Signs on as a Sponsor of Pathways Hospice Links to the Heart Golf Tournament

Sunnyvale, CA — July 1, 2014 – Pathways Hospice welcomes U.S. Bank as a sponsor of its upcoming 2nd Annual Links to the Heart Golf Tournament. Scheduled for July 14, 2014, this benefit golf tournament will be held at the picturesque Stanford University Golf.

“We are proud to support Pathways Hospice’s 2nd Annual Links to the Heart Golf Tournament,” said Michael Righi, President of U.S. Bank in Northern California. “U.S. Bank is committed to the health and vitality of the communities we serve. Hospice care provided by Pathways throughout the San Francisco Bay Area is critical for those families who are dealing with the loss of a loved one.”

“As a local, non-profit hospice Pathways is grateful to U.S. Bank for their sponsorship,” said Sandra Coolidge, Vice President of Admissions, Community Relations, and Philanthropy at Pathways. “Support from U.S. Bank and other donors is critical to making sure that Pathways is able to deliver end-of-life care in our communities.”

US-Bank-Logo-smallerThe Stanford University Golf Course was designed in 1930 by renowned golf course architects William Bell and George C. Thomas. Located in the foothills above the Stanford University Campus, the golf course is consistently rated one of the finest courses in the world. In 2009, Stanford was rated the nation’s 3rd best college course by golf coaches.

For more information about sponsoring this event, contact Holly Smith, Event & Sponsorship Manager, at holly.smith@commonspirithealthathome.org or 408.773.4109.

About U.S. Bank

U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), with $355 billion in assets as of March 31, 2013, is the parent company of U.S. Bank, the 5th largest commercial bank in the United States. Celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, the company operates 3,080 banking offices in 25 states and 5,056 ATMs. The bank provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage, trust, and payment services products to consumers, businesses, and institutions.

About Pathways Home Health & Hospice

Pathways Home Health & Hospice is a non-profit, community-based organization with more than 37 years of assisting Bay Area families. Pathways was founded in 1977 by a group of Stanford physicians and community members who saw the need for professional care at home. That first year, Pathways served 12 patients. Pathways now serves over 5,000 families a year in San Francisco, Alameda, Santa Clara, San Mateo and Contra Costa Counties.

Affiliated with El Camino and Sequoia Hospitals since 1986, Pathways Home Health & Hospice is accredited by The ACHC, and is a member of the Visiting Nurse Association of America, California Hospice & Palliative Care Association, and the California Association of Health Services at Home. Pathways Home Health & Hospice is a designated 2012 HomeCare Elite Agency for Quality Care.

For more information about Pathways services, bereavement services, grief workshops, volunteering, or making a donation in support of Pathways’ families, call 1.888. 755.7855 or visit https://pathwayshealth.org/