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Policy & Systems Change

Investment in this area is intended to improve healthcare, education and early learning policy and systems, regionally in Southwest Washington or statewide in Oregon.

We are not currently accepting applications for Policy & Systems Change.


Innovation and Ready-to-go Efforts

Investments in this area are intended to reinforce innovative and effective practices and strategies, which are ready to proceed, have the potential to create the following outcomes, or are already demonstrating success in ALL FOUR of these key outcome areas:

  • Resiliency

  • Self-Efficacy/Self-Advocacy and Self Determination

  • Community Capacity/Community Voice

  • Receptiveness/Growth Mindset

We are not currently accepting applications for Innovation and Ready-to-Go Efforts.

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Impact Partnership: Families Leading for Health and Education

Northwest Health Foundation, in partnership with CareOregon, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Meyer Memorial Trust and the Oregon Community Foundation, invites applications from organizations working to support family leadership, voice and resilience to improve outcomes in education, healthcare and early learning.

We are not currently accepting applications for Impact Partnerships.