Cambia Health Foundation Announces Release of 2018 Funding Opportunities

$2 million to be awarded in Focus Areas; Healthy People, Healthy Communities and Building Resilience in Children

Cambia Health Foundation is committed to helping create a person-centered affordable healthcare system for everyone. We are excited to announce the launch of a  Request for Proposals (RFP) for funding in two strategic areas: Healthy People, Healthy Communities and Building Resilience in Children. Grants totaling up to $2 million will be awarded to organizations who share in the foundation’s vision and commitment to change the way people experience health care.  

More specifically, the funding priorities in this RFP will invest in the following tracks:
  • Healthy People, Healthy Communities – developing innovative solutions that enhance patient engagement, support seamless integrated care in both urban and rural environments, and support achieving health equity 
  • Building Resilience in Children – mitigating the impact of trauma and exposure to toxic stress by providing families/caregivers tools to build healthy relationships and helping children to develop critical coping skills          
The format of the RFP process is two-staged. Interested organizations must submit their Stage 1 application by May 11, 2018.  After review, a select group will be invited to submit full grant applications.  More information, including specific guidelines, eligibility requirements, key deadlines, and the online application can be found through a portal located on the Cambia Health Foundation website.
For Cambia Health Foundation                                                
Mary Frances Baldes, Communications Manager
About Cambia Health Foundation
Based in Portland, Ore., Cambia Health Foundation is the corporate Foundation of Cambia Health Solutions, a total health solutions company dedicated to transforming the way people experience health care. Founded in 2007, Cambia Health Foundation awards grants in three program areas: Sojourns (Palliative Care workforce and leadership development, quality, access and awareness), Transforming Health Care and Children’s Behavioral Health. The Foundation has funded over $58 million in grants to advance patient and family-centered care for all. Learn more at, and follow us on Twitter: @CambiaHealthFdn.