Greater San Francisco

The Greater San Francisco service area includes the City and County of San Francisco (served by our San Francisco Medical Center on Geary Blvd.) and the northern part of San Mateo County (served by our South San Francisco Medical Center on El Camino Real).

In addition to providing subsidized health care and coverage for low-income people, Kaiser Permanente engages the community with a variety of resources including: service grants to address identified health needs, donations and sponsorships to support events and activities of our community partners, in-kind donations and volunteers, and technical assistance from our clinicians and healthcare experts.

Grants

Kaiser Permanente provides financial support to local nonprofit health and human service organizations that serve low-income, under-resourced communities.  Grants must address the priority health needs identified in the last Community Health Needs Assessment.

The Greater San Francisco service area conducts two annual competitive grant solicitations -- one for services in San Francisco, and a separate solicitation for services in north San Mateo county.  This competitive RFP process is the only opportunity in 2019 to request grant funding from Kaiser Permanente in San Francisco and South San Francisco.

San Francisco – 2019 Grants:   

The 2019 Request for Proposals closed March 1, 2019, and 99 Letters of Intent were reviewed.  Applicants were notified by email on March 18th, and 40 applicants were invited to submit a full proposal for consideration;  all other applicants were declined.  Full proposals are due by 5pm on Monday April 15th.

 South San Francisco – 2019 Grants

The 2019 Request for Proposals closed February 19, 2019, and 31 Letters of Intent were reviewed.  Applicants were notified on March 11th by email, and 15 applicants were invited to submit a full proposal for consideration;  all other applicants were declined.  Full proposals are due by 5pm on Monday April 8th.

Sponsorships

Kaiser Permanente in the Greater San Francisco Service Area partners with community-based organizations to support events and activities addressing our identified health needs, and promoting healthy lifestyles, education, workforce development, and environmental stewardship.

To secure the levels of approval necessary to authorize a sponsorship, we require all requests to be submitted at least three months before the date of your event/activity.

To Apply

To learn more about our sponsorship program and eligibility, please review the GSF Sponsorship Guidelines.

For instructions on how to submit an online sponsorship application please review the Mosaic User Guide for Sponsorship Applicants.

For further information about the sponsorship process, please email GSF-sponsorships@kp.org.

San Francisco Community Investment Reports

Community Health Needs Assessment

We are proud to share with you our San Francisco and South San Francisco 2016 Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) report. The report reflects Kaiser Permanente’s long-standing commitment to working with other organizations to address the most urgent health needs in the communities we serve.

Conducting these assessments and making them available to the public is also important in meeting new federal requirements outlined in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. We invite you to view the Community Health Needs Assessments for each Kaiser Foundation Hospital and submit comments on our CHNA web page.

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Contact Us

Jim Illig, Community Health Manager

Arcadi Kolchak, Public Affairs Manager

Slade MahoneyContributions Operations Specialist