True equity. Real change. Community powered.

“Grandfather cuts loose the ponies” artwork created by Chewelah sculptor David Govedare on a hillside overlooking the Columbia River in Vantage.

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Learn about our sponsorships! 

We accept applications year-round for event sponsorships between $1,000 to $25,000. From fundraisers to professional development seminars, event sponsorships are one way we support organizations advancing equity and racial justice. If your organization has a qualifying event coming up, we want to hear about it. 

Apply today! 

The Foundation for Youth Resiliency and Engagement (FYRE) works with young people in Okanogan County. Photo: FYRE

Community at the center

Communities most impacted by inequities must be at the center of solutions. In each of Washington’s 39 counties, Black, Indigenous, and other people of color; people with disabilities; members of the LGBTQIA+ community; immigrants and refugees; people living with low incomes; and many who hold several of these identities are leading transformative work. Our funding prioritizes their efforts.

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Racial justice is our leading value

Group Health Foundation believes true equity is possible only when communities have decision-making power over the material conditions of their lives. Organizations and initiatives led by those affected by inequity have the best solutions for enacting real change. We are committed to realizing equity in Washington and ensuring that every choice we make as a foundation is aligned with our beliefs.

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People gather for King County Equity Now’s Juneteenth Freedom March in 2020 holding #PayTheFee and Black Lives Matter signs and a Garvey flag.

Be part of our team

Group Health Foundation is relatively new, and we’re still building our team. See career opportunities.

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Organizations we support

We fund community-based groups, fiscally sponsored projects, and tribal entities leading transformative work in Washington.

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Meet Alyssa Codamon

June 7, 2022

With over a decade of experience in multimedia, marketing, and communications, Alyssa Codamon is excited to join Group Health Foundation as a communications associate and do what they love and do best: storytelling.

Meet Habtamu Bekele

June 22, 2022

As an investment operations manager for GHF, Habtamu is looking forward to playing a vital role. “My mission is to lay the foundation so GHF’s investments can survive for the long term.”

Meet Lilian Ongelungel

June 29, 2022

As communications associate, Lilian will be assisting various communications efforts across the foundation and is eager to build ongoing relationships with grantees to ensure that the stories shared truly represent their community.