A Catalyst for Innovation
and Collaboration

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Nantahala Health Foundation is a catalyst for innovation and collaboration addressing the social determinants of health in Western North Carolina.

Our Mission: To support and collaborate with local organizations to improve the health and well-being of all within the communities we serve.

Our Vision: All Western North Carolina residents thriving in communities without barriers to living healthy, productive lives.

Our Belief: We believe community organizations are the best way to break down barriers and improve the health and wellness of our citizens.

Our Values: We look to our values — Community, Equity, Health, Innovation, Collaboration and Tradition — to help us prioritize our work. READ OUR VALUES STATEMENT

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Upcoming Events

Advantage Andrews applications will be accepted October 4 – November 5. Click HERE for details.

The Healthy Homes Initiative application window has closed. Please watch our site later this winter for updated information about grantees and how to apply for assistance.

THANK YOU to all the organizations that submitted applications for our Collaborative Health Innovation Program grants. Applicants chosen for awards will be notified in December. 

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We Are Listening.  In less than four minutes, share your ideas about how our region can best address barriers to health for all. Click HERE.