Fostering an equitable

and healthy Richmond Region.

OUR FOCUS

At Richmond Memorial Health Foundation, we work to address the social, economic and structural conditions that contribute to poor health outcomes.

ACCESS TO
HEALTH CARE

Fostering improved health outcomes by increasing access to health care

EQUITY
+ HEALTH

Reducing health disparities with a focus on the social determinants of health and racial and ethnic equity

HEALTH EQUITY AND THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

A program to address health and racial equity in the Richmond built environment

IMPACT
INVESTING

Creating positive social change through sustainable, socially responsible funding strategies.

NEWS & RESOURCES

Equity + HealthVideos
June 18, 2019

RMHF Co-learning & Equity Process

Eight grantee teams, each including community members and representatives of disparate organizations, worked together for…
RFPs
February 25, 2019

Open Call for Proposals: Health Equity and the Built Environment

Richmond Memorial Health Foundation is explicitly committed to supporting and convening efforts that address the social,…
RFPs
February 25, 2019

Open Call for Proposals: Access to Health Care

In 2016, the RMHF Trustees adopted a Strategic Framework and affirmed the Foundation’s commitment to…

Health Equity

In October 2017, RMHF's 18 Equity + Health Fellows charged the Foundation to utilize its full range of tools to be a catalyst and champion for greater health and racial equity in the Richmond region and articulated an aggressive outcomes-focused agenda for change.

In June 2018, RMHF names a second class of Fellows with a new focus on grassroots neighborhood and community-based leaders.

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Health Equity in Action

Through the Health Equity and Arts, or HEArts program, nonprofit organizations working with individual artists or a collective of artists will receive grants up to $20,000 each that will support participation in a one-year engagement to use various forms of art and creative expression to engage community residents around issues of health and housing equity.

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