Philanthropic Foundations and Public Health
Choose one of the following philanthropic foundations and visit its Web site (linked in Resources) to learn more about the activities of the organization:
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Kaiser Family Foundation.
Pew Charitable Trusts.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Identify a public health issue that the foundation is currently addressing and discuss the following:
Describe the foundation’s reasons for their current concerns and activities.
Discuss any controversies involved and how the foundation must coordinate efforts at federal, state, and local levels.