Since 1983, the Foundation has awarded grants totaling more than $5 million. In 2005, the Foundation anticipates awarding more than $590,000 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