Alliance Healthcare Foundation Opens 2017 Application Period for $1 Million Healthcare Innovation Initiative for Nonprofits

“The Innovation Initiative is designed to provide visionary organizations with the resources they need to leapfrog our current paradigm in a meaningful way that leads to advances of the health and wellness of those in need in our community,”

Alliance Healthcare Foundation (AHF), a nonprofit organization that works to improve health and wellness for San Diego and Imperial County residents in need, has opened the application period for its annual $1 million Innovation Initiative (i2).

“The Innovation Initiative is designed to provide visionary organizations with the resources they need to leapfrog our current paradigm in a meaningful way that leads to advances of the health and wellness of those in need in our community,” AHF Board Chair Elizabeth Dreicer said. “Notably, we are looking for projects that show a high potential for increasing the number of people who are helped, improving care quality, and decreasing costs.”

Now in its seventh year, the Innovation Initiative is granted to San Diego and Imperial County nonprofits who create impactful healthcare solutions through creative execution and agile thinking. AHF’s goal is to create measurable improvements by looking at the way it approaches nonprofit services in a new light—one that is more efficient, effective, and human.

“Each year, Alliance Healthcare Foundation seeks out transformative ideas that have the potential to serve as the catalyst for change,” said AHF Executive Director Nancy Sasaki. “Our 2017 Innovation Initiative will go to an organization that demonstrates their passion and commitment to more effective healthcare and / or systems change related to health and wellness for those who need them most.”

Previous recipients of AHF’s Innovation Initiative are: Interfaith…

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