Initial Funds

HAF was initially funded with donations from the Alliance, HAF board, HAF staff, Alliance staff, and Alliance members. Donations to HAF represented a tangible commitment to a future marked by health for all communities and for efforts throughout the Americas. We do not accept money from alcohol, tobacco, or sugar sweetened beverage companies.

 

Fund Goals

The Healthy Americas Foundation has established the following key funding priorities.

 

Investment in Communities: $20 million comprised of $2.5 million in a first phase to support 2-4 loans and a second phase of $17.5 million in ongoing active loans and loan support staff. 

 

Innovative Solutions: $3 million comprised of $500,000 annually in support for Healthy Americas Institute and $2.5 million in innovation grants annually

 

International Partnerships: $2 million comprised of $500,000 annually to support efforts to leverage partnerships in support of community-based solutions and $1.5 million in grants to support programs in the Americas.

 

Additionally, HAF welcomes the opportunity to develop donor designated programs such as named scholarships or program support funds. Gifts in the form of stock certificates, publicly traded stocks, retirement plan assets, life insurance, and real property are welcome.

For additional information please contact us.