WellPoint FoundationDeadline: September 12, 2014
The WellPoint Foundation champions healthy behaviors, health-risk prevention, and healthy environments. The Foundation funds specified public health-related issues that positively affect key health conditions and systems.
The Foundation invests in domestic initiatives that help transform health care with trusted and caring solutions. It supports fellow community investors who commit to increase access to health care, keep health care quality high, and reduce costs associated with quality care. The Foundation also invests in traditional and nontraditional problem-solving approaches. These include programs that provide services directly to people and those that change systems that transform health care.
Applications should align with the Foundation’s five areas of focus within its Healthy Generations initiative. This emphasizes efforts in: cardiac mortality; cancer prevention and smoking cessation; maternal and newborn health; diabetes prevention and management; and childhood and elderly obesity.
Amount: Not specified; varies.
Eligibility: Nonprofit organizations with 501(c)(3) status in the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin.