M I S S I O N
The NSHCF proactively identifies opportunities to expand equitable health care and healthy living in Cook County and champions solutions through funding, education, and advocacy.
V I S I O N
A healthy community for all in Cook County
From 1995 - 2018 awarded over $1,000,000 through grants and other health related program activities.
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The North Shore Health Care Foundation is an independent non-profit organization benefitting health care in Cook County Minnesota.We support local organizations including:
H I S T O R Y
The North Shore Health Care Foundation was established in 1993 by a group of committed residents dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the Cook County community. The original 6 member board assumed a leadership role in supporting projects that have had a significant impact on the health of our community. The commitment to provide leadership in sustaining and improving the health of individuals and communities continues today as a core value.
The foundation is a private, not-for-profit grant making organization which serves as a liaison between the individuals, businesses, and organizations involved in health care and our family of generous donors. It has traditionally engaged in its’ own fundraising activities as well as soliciting donations to continue to build an endowment fund. That fund is managed by the Minnesota Community Foundation.