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 provides operational funding for organizations seeking innovative solutions to complex health problems and supports community-developed projects with potential for scale-up and impact.
Our Policy Portfolio supports education, advocacy and analysis in areas of significance to the health of the people in the communities we serve.
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Program and Grants Committee meeting 9AM
Strategic Planning Committee meeting 12PM
Health Policy Committee meeting 2PM
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All meetings are held at the MFH Office unless otherwise noted.
Vice President, Programs
Senior Accountant, CPA
We offer limited event sponsorship funding opportunities through our Community Activities Fund.
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Watch and learn how, together with our partners, we're changing things in our region. Click here »
Explore how our initiative to combat childhood asthma made a difference in our region, and how it lives on today. Click here »
Joining our Board is an opportunity to be engaged in very meaningful work and to assist the Foundation with achieving our mission of improving the health of Missourians through a combination of partnership, experience and knowledge.
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Under the general direction of the President and Chief Executive Officer and as a key member of the Foundation’s management team, the Vice President, Programs leads the design, development, delivery and evaluation of the organization’s program activities. This position is both strategic and operational with both the delivery of core programs and formulation of creative strategies to meet emerging community needs. This will include analyzing, developing and stewarding community, state and national partnership with which to meet the health care needs of the underserved in Missouri.
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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're proud to introduce the four new members of our Community Advisory Council, Judy Baker, Joel Ferber, Sosunmolu Shoyinka and Kimberly Stemley. Each of these newcomers will offer their unique expertise and skillsets to this important group, ultimately giving the Foundation greater insight into the most pressing health issues facing Missouri.
This decision is especially important for states like Missouri, which has not created a state-run insurance marketplace of its own. If the subsidies had been struck down, nearly 200,000 Missourians would have been at risk of losing their coverage.
After completing a five-week session at MFH earlier in the program, two Coro Fellows opted to return for the final segment of their fellowship. MFH has been a supporter of the Coro Fellowship for more than a decade, often hosting fellows on site and providing them with direct experience in a foundation setting.
Our new Immigrant Education Grant will help partners
throughout the state promote health literacy, nutrition and healthy eating for immigrant
groups that often face cultural and language barriers to optimal health.
Consumers who missed the deadline to enroll in a 2014 health insurance plan may qualify for coverage through a Tax Time Special Enrollment Period and avoid paying further penalties for not having coverage in 2015.
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