Northwest Health Foundation seeks to advance, support, and promote health in Oregon and southwest Washington.
By providing grants to initiatives, forming partnerships with health and community leaders, and advocating for policy change, we are furthering our vision of giving every person the opportunity to lead a healthy life.
Grant making remains a core function of the Foundation, and over the years we have refined and strengthened our focus on preventive initiatives—ones that encourage conditions that enable everyone to live healthy and prosperous lives.
In addition to our grant programs, we also make a difference through community building and advocacy.
We have two open funding opportunities! First, the Kaiser Permanente Community Fund 2014 Grant Cycle is now open.
The second is a funding opportunity open now to strengthen the capacity of communities of people with disabilities to self-organize, and to build relationships with organizations and communities for a broader conversation about disability, race/ethnicity and geography. [Read more...]