Our Targeted Portfolio addresses four key health issues facing our state: childhood obesity, access to insurance coverage, oral health and infant mortality.
Our Responsive Portfolio addresses community-defined health priorities by
investing in new ideas and solutions designed to achieve measurable results as
well as by supporting organizations in their advocacy and community activities
Our Policy Portfolio supports education, advocacy and analysis in areas of significance to the health of the people in the communities we serve.
This is also where you will find information and links for Cover Missouri and MoCAP.
Investment Committee meeting (closed) 2PM
Board of Directors meeting 9AM
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All meetings are held at the MFH Office unless otherwise noted.
Health Policy Officer
Health Policy Analyst
We offer limited event sponsorship funding opportunities through our Community Activities Fund.
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Designed as a reference tool for the media and others covering this important topic, this reader-friendly guide is full of useful data and information. Click here »
Special Projects is a funding opportunity within the Foundation’s Responsive portfolio. The Special Projects program invests in time-limited, outcome-focused approaches designed to address a pressing community health need defined by key stakeholders and based on pertinent data. It is an opportunity for nonprofits to propose solutions they believe can have some measurable impact on their community’s health in a defined period of time.
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253,969 Missourians Found Coverage Through the Marketplace during the 2014-2015 open enrollment period. Missouri ranked 9th in total enrollees; Up 101,634 from last year's enrollment period.
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Check out our CALM infographic, which details the successes
and strategies the Foundation and our grantees developed to reduce the burden of
childhood asthma in Missouri.
We are happy to announce that we have hired Stacey Easterling as our new Vice President of Programs. Easterling will lead the design, development and delivery of the Foundation’s program activities. She comes to the Foundation with extensive experience working in community-based and philanthropic organizations, with successful implementation of strategic objectives. Her work at MFH will begin on November 18, 2015.
With the third Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment period approaching this fall, Missouri Foundation for Health and its Cover Missouri Coalition are beginning a new push to educate those who remain uninsured. A total of 15 organizations were chosen to be outreach partners, with the program set to last six months, from September 1 through February 29, 2016.
In June partners of Missouri Foundation for Health's Infant Mortality Reduction Initiative gathered in Cape Girardeau for a joint convening, Better Together: Community Collaboration for Infant Vitality. The action-oriented event marked the first time that partners from both the St. Louis and Missouri Bootheel efforts came together to share lessons they have learned thus far, as well as plans for the future.
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