Improving the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities by promoting health equity, quality, and access.

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HCF Awards Over $6.2M to Nonprofits Advancing Health Equity and an Equitable Pandemic Recovery

Healthy Communities Foundation Awards Over $6.2 Million to Nonprofits Advancing Health Equity and an Equitable Pandemic Recovery The Foundation announces unrestricted grants to 75 organizations serving Chicago and western Cook County suburban communities with mental health services, integrated primary health care, and health equity advocacy efforts. RIVERSIDE, IL (OCTOBER 17,


Roundtable: Our Mission-Aligned Investing Journey So Far

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COVID-19 - HCF Response Plan & Resources

Our Response to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically upended all aspects of our lives in just a matter of weeks and is on pace to continue doing so. As a community-informed and engaged foundation, Healthy Communities Foundation has been focused on listening to, learning from and collaborating with grantee, funder and public health

Supporting evidence-based practices that produce measurable results.

Our Service Areas

Grants are given to organizations located within the Foundation’s geographic target area or serving a significant percentage of the local population in these communities.

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Our grantee partners' work aligns with at least one of our grantmaking priorities that focus on supporting strategies to advance #RacialEquity and #HealthEquity.

Stay tuned as we introduce our 2022 annual grantee partners and how their work aligns with these priorities!
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