• "We value consumer voice and engagement, equity and social justice, health care for all, partnership, innovation and risk taking, shared learning, and foundation accountability."

  • "We advocate for health and racial equity through programs and investments that advance the health and well-being of low-income communities and communities of color in the region."

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    "We envision a region and a nation in which everyone has an equal opportunity to live a healthy and dignified life."

Our Vision and Mission

We envision a region and a nation in which everyone has an equal opportunity to live a healthy and dignified life. By “everyone,” we mean all people regardless of race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, education or income.

The mission of the Consumer Health Foundation is to advocate for health and racial equity through programs and investments that advance the health and well-being of low-income communities and communities of color.

News & Notes

CHF Announces Strategic Plan and Grantmaking Guidelines

The Consumer Health Foundation completed its strategic plan for 2014-2016. CHF also issued its new grantmaking guidelines based on the programmatic priorities and spending plan approved by the Board.

The strategic plan can be found here. For the grantmaking guidelines, please click here

Blog

Dr. Yanique Redwood

Facing Race

by Dr. Yanique Redwood,
President & CEO

17 November 2014

I just returned from Facing Race, the largest conference in the United States that joins together people working towards racial justice and its intersections with other identities such as gender, sexuality, immigration status, and disability. I can’t imagine another place where I might discuss with a white man how the natural hair movement affirms my identity as an African-American woman…

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