Partnering with Tribal Communities to Improve Nutrition and Food Access

In this podcast, Abigail Echo-Hawk discusses some of the innovations being developed in tribal communities, how disruptions to indigenous food systems influence individual health, and the opportunities for philanthropy to partner with tribal communities. 

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2018 Annual Conference Plenary Remarks: Dr. Vivek Murthy

Dr. Vivek Murthy, 19th Surgeon General of the United States, and Tyler Norris, Chief Executive of Well Being Trust, discuss mental health and addiction, delving into issues related to the opioid epidemic, chronic stress, social isolation, and other diseases of despair, and exploring opportunities to promote emotional well-being.

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2018 Annual Conference Plenary Remarks: Candice C. Jones

Candice Jones, President and CEO of the Public Welfare Foundation, discusses how philanthropy can best support the development of new strategies that reimagine the criminal justice system, and describes the Public Welfare Foundation’s new focus on race, redemption, and restoration.

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Fresh Perspectives – Voices from the Field: Dr. Richard Besser

GIH President and CEO Faith Mitchell chats with Dr. Richard Besser, President and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, as part of GIH’s 35th Anniversary series, “Fresh Perspectives: Voices from the Field.”

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2017 Lauren LeRoy Health Policy Lecture: Kathy Ko Chin

Kathy Ko Chin, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum (APIAHF), discusses immigrant status as a social determinant of health. Listen to the podcast of her speech delivered at the fifth annual Lauren LeRoy Health Policy Lecture at the 2017 GIH Fall Forum.

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Fresh Perspectives – Voices from the Field: Fatima Angeles

GIH President and CEO Faith Mitchell chats with Fatima Angeles, Vice President of Programs at the California Wellness Foundation, as part of GIH’s 35th Anniversary series, “Fresh Perspectives: Voices from the Field.”

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Fresh Perspectives – Voices from the Field: Timothy McCue

GIH President and CEO Faith Mitchell chats with Timothy McCue, Director of Grant Programs at Potomac Health Foundation, as part of GIH’s 35th Anniversary series, “Fresh Perspectives: Voices from the Field.”

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2017 Andy Hyman Award for Advocacy Speech: Ron Pollack

Ron Pollack, Founding Executive Director of Families USA, is honored with the first Andy Hyman Award for Advocacy. Listen to the podcast of his acceptance speech delivered at the 2017 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy. GIH established the Andy Hyman Award for Advocacy in 2017 in honor of Andy Hyman and his remarkable life…

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2017 Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy Plenary Remarks: Wade Crowfoot

Wade Crowfoot, Chief Executive Officer of the Water Foundation, discusses the challenges of long-term availability of clean, safe water resources for California, and the role foundations can play to meet these challenges. Listen to the podcast of his speech delivered at the 2017 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy.

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Thinking Outside the Grant: Innovative Investments in Health

In this breakout session, recorded at the 2017 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy, presenters discuss cross-sector partnerships that link investments in community development with investments in health. Designed by the Build Healthy Places network, the session explores how these partnerships have the potential to improve lives, reduce health care costs, and build sustainable and equitable…

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2017 Terrance Keenan Award Speech: Chet Hewitt

Chet Hewitt, President and CEO of the Sierra Health Foundation, is honored with the 2017 Terrance Keenan Leadership Award in Health Philanthropy. Listen to the podcast of his acceptance speech delivered at the 2017 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy. GIH established the Terrance Keenan Award in 1993 in honor of Terrance Keenan, a founder…

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