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The Foundation’s 2016 Grant Cycle is Suspended

The First Hospital Foundation will be celebrating its 20th anniversary next year.  In its first  19 years of existence, the First Hospital Foundation has made 278 grants to 157 nonprofits totaling $19.5 million.

We are now engaged in a strategic planning process that will continue through 2016.  This process will serve a variety of purposes.  Primary among these is to maximize our grantmaking in the current health care environment. We are exploring opportunities to improve our processes and to measure our impact on the health of the community.  During this process, the Foundation’s Board and staff will be concentrating our efforts on developing a sound strategy that allows everyone the opportunity to achieve optimal health and well-being.

We will be focusing most of our efforts on the planning process described above; therefore, the Foundation is suspending its 2016 grant cycle. We will not be accepting grant applications this year. 

We will announce our new grantmaking strategy in early 2017.



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