Our Mission

We invest in ideas and organizations that improve access, education, research, public policy and wellness to result in a measurably healthier region.

Our Values

Our values serve as a compass for our actions and describe how we behave in the world.


We will manage the foundation and its assets with integrity to sustain the long-term funding of our communities and recognize the health care traditions of this region.


We will act with kindness and understanding as a foundational component of all our decisions.


We will actively share ideas, talents and resources and bring together a diverse set of stakeholders, organizations and communities.


We will set priorities based on sound knowledge and support partners that demonstrate measurable results to positively impact our communities.


We will encourage diversity in ideas, geographic reach, policy and partners as we support our region.