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Private Funding Resources



As an independent philanthropy devoted to improving health policy and practice, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation works with a diverse group of dedicated people and organizations to address problems at their roots and to help make a difference on the widest scale—particularly for the most vulnerable. For projects to be eligible for funding they must address one of the following program areas: Childhood Obesity, Coverage, Human Capital, Pioneer, Public Health, Quality/Equality, and Vulnerable Populations.




Since 2000, the Verizon Foundation has dedicated technical, financial and human resources to help people in communities across the country live healthy, productive lives. Organizations seeking grants must actively support programs that address the Verizon Foundation’s focus areas of education, literacy, domestic violence prevention or technology for healthcare and healthcare accessibility. The Verizon Foundation participates in innovative programs to improve literacy and strengthen education achievement for children and adults, and supports initiatives that help prevent domestic violence and improve access to healthcare information and services.