Elevance Health Foundation is accepting proposals for programs that specifically work to create equity in maternal healthcare by addressing racial disparities, biases, barriers to care, and health-related social needs. The programs should drive specific, measurable maternal/child health outcomes.
Donor Name: Elevance Health Foundation
State: All States
County: All Counties
Type of Grant: Grant
Size of the Grant: up to $30 million
Grant Duration: 3 Years
As an organization committed, connected, and invested in their communities, Elevance Health and the Elevance Health Foundation are striving to improve the health of humanity by reducing racial injustice, strengthening their communities, and addressing health inequities in America. The Elevance Health Foundation recently refined its strategy to underscore this commitment. Anchored by their vision of improving the health of the socially vulnerable through strategic partnership and programs in their communities, the strategy is rooted in demonstrating measurable impact in priority focus areas.
They are inviting qualified nonprofit organizations with a history of proven, programmatic community initiatives to join them in these efforts. In an effort to ensure their funding reaches the communities where it is needed most, they are placing an emphasis on programs specifically working to create equity in maternal healthcare by addressing racial disparities and biases, addressing health-related social needs and removing barriers to care and that drive to specific, measurable maternal/ child health outcomes.
- The Elevance Health Foundation will be investing up to $30 million over the next three years to support programs that aim to ensure women and their babies can achieve optimal health and well-being.
- National programs promoting scalable and sustainable systemic change.
- Local programs in California, Georgia, Indiana, New York, Ohio, and Virginia that support socially vulnerable populations with relevant interventions.
Applicants must meet all of the following eligibility criteria for consideration:
- Show proof of status as a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization within one of the following subsections of the Internal Revenue Code:
- 170(B)(1)(a)(vi)—Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public
- 509(A)(2)—Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes
- 509(A)(3)—Organizations operated solely for the benefit of and in conjunction with other exempt organizations, typically other public charities
- 509(a)(3)—Type I
- 509(a)(3)—Type II
- 509(a)(3)—Type III functionally integrated
- Clearly define key measures and accountability standard, including key milestones; and
- Track and record long-term outcomes of program effectiveness and sustainable change
For more information, visit Elevance Health Foundation.