The Paso del Norte Health Foundation leads, leverages and invests in initiatives, programs and policies that promote health and prevent disease in the Paso del Norte region.
The vision of the Health Foundation is to improve quality of life in the region through healthy living.
Leadership - We will act strategically and with integrity to engage people and organizations to improve health.
Collaboration - We will bring together and work with community leaders and stakeholders to achieve greater results.
Evidence - We will use data and empirical methods to guide our course of action.
Diversity - We will recognize and value different viewpoints, backgrounds and life experiences.
Stewardship - We will manage resources to ensure long-term sustainability and measurable impact.
Strategic Plan 2021
To view document, click on link - Health Foundation Strategic Plan 2021
The Paso del Norte Health Foundation’s work includes strong financial investments to nonprofit organizations in the region. Since 1995, the Health Foundation invested more than $140 million towards its mission to improve health. The $140 million mark is significant because it exceeds the amount that the Foundation received from the sale of Providence Memorial Hospital. Despite this level of grantmaking, the Foundation’s assets now surpass $225 million, positioning the Foundation to maintain its commitment to the region into perpetuity.
The Paso del Norte Health Foundation, Paso del Norte Charitable Foundation and the Fundacion Paso del Norte para la Salud y Bienestar are a family of foundations that collaborate to improve health and quality of life in the Paso del Norte region through leadership, grantmaking, and leveraging philanthropy.
The Paso del Norte Charitable Foundation is a U.S. public charity established in 2013 by the Health Foundation to support the philanthropic goals of individuals, corporations, foundations and nonprofit organizations to improve health, education, economic development and quality of life for people in the Paso del Norte region.
The Fundación Paso del Norte para la Salud y Bienestar is a Mexican Asociación Civil (A.C.) established in 2015 by the Health Foundation to lead and promote partnerships and initiatives to improve health and quality of life for people in the Ciudad. Juárez region.
April 21, 2017
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