Since 1983, the Foundation has awarded 309 grants totaling more than $44 million. In 2016, the Foundation anticipates awarding more than $3,000,000 in grants to community groups and Group Health programs. The Foundation funds proposals for:

  • Children’s and adolescent health

  • Health promotion and disease prevention

  • Clinical innovation and sharing of best practices

  • Research

The Foundation offers funding three ways:

  1. Children & Teens Grants Program to improve the health of children and adolescents

  2. Jumpstart Grants Program serving local and emergent needs

  3. Foundation-operated initiative to promote cultural diversity within health care