May 2017


Kate Treanor, Senior Program Director, Grantmakers In Health
Meryl Dann, Development Associate, Grantmakers In Health

GIH’s Update from the Field provides a fresh, comprehensive profile of foundations formed from transactions involving nonprofit hospitals, health systems, health plans, and other health entities. Health conversion foundations have become a significant force in the philanthropic sector. With combined assets of more than $124 billion, conversion foundations bring significant resources to bear on pressing health issues in communities across the country. This report provides an overview of the formation and structure, governance, and assets and operations of conversion foundations.

Special thanks to REACH Healthcare Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for their support of this project.

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Non Funding Partners can contact GIH at 202.452.8331 to purchase this report for $99.

Funding Partners may click “Download” below (or first log in for access)

Upon download, this report should not be duplicated, shared, or posted without written permission from Grantmakers In Health.

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