Sibert Douglas Legacy Award


January 2021

Alternate Submission:

GIB Foundation
P.O. Box 30566
Rochester, NY 14603-0566

Application & Requirements

Si Douglas was a well-respected individual of African Descent within the Greater Rochester Area. He was a caring and nurturing physician, a gentle and kind man, and a highly principled human being. He graduated from City College of New York and the U

S DouglasHe served as a Medical Captain in the United States Air Force at Travis Air Force Base in California and practiced internal medicine as a primary care physician in Rochester for over 40 years.

He also served several years as a medical associate for the Genesee Health Service. Among his many accomplishments was being instrumental in establishing Preferred Care as a federally qualified health maintenance organization (HMO) authorized to conduct business pursuant to New York State Public Health Law.

This award is granted to individuals whose contributions to the GIB Foundation cumulatively total at least $2,500