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

Strategic Framework
November 5, 2019

RMHF Updated Strategic Framework: 2020-2022

Health equity means everyone has a fair and just opportunity to be as healthy and…
Access to Health CareRFPs
November 5, 2019

FY 2020 Open Call for Proposals: Access to Oral Health Care

RMHF recognizes that oral health affects individuals’ overall health and is linked to a number…
Equity + HealthFellowshipsReports
October 29, 2019

2018-19 Equity + Health Fellows Final Report Published

As part of Richmond Memorial Health Foundation’s (RMHF’s) commitment to fostering an equitable and healthy…

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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