The challenges facing foundations as organizations include board issues, finances, grantmaking, evaluation, and communications. GIH addresses these challenges in ways that enhance funders' abilities to make a difference in the health of the populations and communities they serve. GIH programming includes hands-on technical assistance, webinars, and surveys on trends in the field of health philanthropy.
Contact Katherine Treanor for more information about our programming in this area.
Chet Hewitt of the Sierra Health Foundation accepts the 2017 Terrance Keenan Leadership Award in Health Philanthropy.
Faith Mitchell, Grantmakers In Health
Meryl Dann, Grantmakers In Health
This report builds on the 2011 GIH Guide to Impact Investing report with new information about the growth of the impact investment field, case studies of recent innovative investment techniques and projects, and an appendix on terminology, investment portfolio approaches, and strategies for financing impact investments.
June 20, 2018 • Chicago, Illinois
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How a Small Craft Navigates Shifting Tides
September 13, 2017
Ann Marie Healy, First Hospital Foundation
Reflections on a Life in Philanthropy
June 8, 2017
Susan Zepeda, Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky
Beyond Goals and Strategies
May 11, 2017
Stephen L. Isaacs, JD, Isaacs/Jellinek
Paul S. Jellinek, PhD, Isaacs/Jellinek
Information for New Foundations
Learn more about nontraditional funding strategies by browsing frequently asked questions, a resource list, and suggested readings.
We cover board issues, finance, managing operations, grantmaking, nontraditional funding strategies, evaluation, communications, and more.