Our mission is to invest in the development and support of activities, programs and organizations that measurably improve the health of people in the greater Greensboro area and our unique role as a supporting organization to Cone Health.
We focus our grantmaking efforts on these priority areas:
Cone Health Foundation funds agencies that fit within our funding strategy. We do not accept unsolicited proposals. Use the links below to learn more.
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The Foundation invested in efforts to effectively serve individuals with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders through the support of:
Links and Resources
Approximately 222,000 NC adults experience a serious mental illness annually.*
*According to combined data for 2008-2012 National Survey on Drug Use and Health.
Local mental health and substance abuse providers in Guilford County:
Currently available community compendiums of mental health and related-resources in Guilford County:
Evidence-based programs for Substance Use and Mental Health Disorder providers.
NREPP is a searchable online registry of more than 330 interventions supporting mental health promotion, substance abuse prevention, and mental health and substance abuse treatment.
Approximately 26% of homeless adults staying in shelters live with serious mental illness.*
*National Institute of Mental Health (www.nimh.nih.gov).
Best-practice treatment resources for substance use providers:
Evidence-based Programs and Practices for Co-Occurring Disorders:
The 2017 Annual Report captures our collective achievement. It’s more than just a catalog of events; it’s an exploration of the phenomenal work—both high-profile and subtle—that made our 20th year of service.