The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for improving health and achieving health equity through access to quality services, a skilled health workforce and innovative programs. HRSA's programs provide health care to people who are geographically isolated, economically or medically vulnerable. This includes people living with HIV/AIDS, pregnant women, mothers, and their families and those in need of high quality primary health care. HRSA also supports the training of health professionals, the distribution of providers to areas where they are needed most and improvements in health care delivery.
The Hugoton Foundation is private foundation that has generously supported education and nursing excellence at various organizations and universities.
The John A. Hartford Foundation is a private, nonpartisan philanthropy dedicated to improving the care of older adults. The John A. Hartford Foundation believes that investments in aging experts and innovations will transform how care is delivered, lowering costs and improving outcomes for older adults and their families.
Since 1924, The New York Community Trust, through the generosity of its donors, has built a permanent endowment to support the nonprofit organizations that make our City a vital and secure place in which to live and work.
Independence Blue Cross Foundation is a charitable, private foundation of Independence Blue Cross (IBC) and was launched in October 2011. It complements and expands upon IBC’s commitment to the health and well-being of the community in southeastern Pennsylvania. In keeping with the IBC Foundation’s mission to transform health care through innovation, the Foundation funds programs and initiatives that advance care for the uninsured and underinsured, enhance health care delivery, and improve community health and wellness.
The Jewish Foundation for Education of Women (JFEW) is a New York City-based, nonsectarian organization helping women with financial need meet their educational and career goals through scholarships and opportunities for professional development. In partnership with schools and nonprofits, JFEW fosters a community of women dedicated to education, professional achievement and who contribute to society. Past and present recipients are invited to join the JFEWConnect online community for mentoring, volunteer and career opportunities.
Picker Institute sponsors education and research in the field of patient-centered care in cooperation with educational institutions and other interested entities and individuals. The institute’s goal is to foster a broader understanding of the practical and theoretical implications of patient-centered care by approaching healthcare with a focus on the concerns of patients and other healthcare consumers.
The Atlantic Philanthropies are dedicated to bringing about lasting changes in the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable people. Atlantic is a limited life foundation that will complete grantmaking in 2016.