Trends in Health Philanthropy: A Conversation with Faith Mitchell, CEO of Grantmakers in Health
In this episode of the Champions for Social Good Podcast, Jamie Serino speaks with Faith Mitchell (@GIHealth_CEO), President & CEO of Grantmakers In Health (@GIHealth), the professional association for health philanthropy. Faith discusses how funders are engaging with eight emerging trends in health philanthropy: Aging, Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse, Child Development, Community Development, Health Reform, Healthy Living/Active Eating, Oral Health, and Population Health. Faith also explains how health funders are addressing health equity, which includes looking beyond traditional healthcare to the social determinants of health. The topic of impact measurement as it relates to health philanthropy is also explored.
The Champions for Social Good podcast brings together thought leaders and practitioners in the social good movement to share learnings, educate and inspire change across the sector, and is hosted by Jamie Serino, Director of Marketing, MicroEdge + Blackbaud. For more information, please visit the MicroEdge + Blackbaud Resource Hub and www.microedge.com.