Health Care

Investing in a Healthy Region

East Metro residents need sustainable health care to help them thrive in all areas of their lives. Helping specific communities meet their health care needs and providing services to underserved populations will result in a healthier region for us all. 

Funding health care

Learn more about our featured grantees and what F. R. Bigelow Foundation has funded.

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Phillips Eye Institute

To ensure all children have equal access to quality care, Phillips Eye Institute launched its Early Youth Eyecare (E.Y.E.) Community Initiative in 2008. Read their story and learn more about their work.

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Guild Incorporated

Guild Incorporated helps individuals with mental illness lead qualities lives. Their Equilibrium program (EQ) connects youth ages 16 to 20 with a community-based alternative to traditional mental health care. Read their story and learn more about their work.

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What we fund

Search through past grantees and see what projects and programs F. R. Bigelow Foundation has funded in the past. 

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Apply for a grant

Use our online portal to apply for a grant, access grant guidelines and more.