What We Fund
2014 Grant Summary
2013 Grants Awarded
2012 Grants Awarded
Access to Health Care
Funding from the Foundation enabled community organizations to:
- Provide medical services to low-income people of Guilford County.
- Link uninsured patients to care through a transitional nurse/case manager.
- Sustain dental care for 2,300 indigent patients.
- Provide prenatal care to women who are not eligible for Medicaid and who do not have private insurance, resulting in the healthy births of almost 5,000 babies in the past 20 years.
Access To Health Care Resources
Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention
The Foundation funded:
- Curriculum-based education proven effective in both delaying sexual activity and increasing responsible contraceptive use.
- Programs that emphasize the role of responsible male behavior in pregnancy prevention and planning.
- Programs that increased parental discussions to improve parent-child communications, particularly on sex and related topics.
Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Resources
Through Foundation funding, community organizations have been able to provide:
- HIV testing in high-need populations.
- Programs that support effective HIV prevention services.
- Consistent medical care for people living with HIV.
HIV / AIDS Resources
Substance Abuse & Mental Health
The Foundation invested in the core operations and projects of service providers resulting in support for:
- Long-term residential substance abuse treatment and extended care.
- Peer advocacy programming for 500 children who have experienced violence and trauma.
- Training to build capacity and expertise among providers to assess and treat co-occurring disorders.
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Resources