Cook County Health Foundation is committed to expanding and improving health care for those with the fewest resources through support of our public health system, Cook County Health. Through education, fundraising and advocacy, the Foundation works to decrease barriers to health care and increase health equity in metropolitan Chicago. Learn how we help

Cook County Health:
Serving those who need care most

45%

patients are uninsured

300,000

people served each year

1,000,000

annual patient visits

only 3%

of budget is provided by taxes

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Moving from inequity to equity

The cruel and unjust death of George Floyd in Minneapolis has led to massive peaceful protests, looting, and violence in…

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Give to the Coronavirus Fund

Cook County Health is on the front line of preventing, managing, and treating Coronavirus

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Don’t Skip Preventative Care During COVID-19!

Don’t Skip Preventative Care During COVID-19! Even though our health focus over the past four months has been the Coronavirus,…

The 2020 Annual Gala

Getting to Zero: At the Forefront of and on the Front Lines of Epidemics Since 1834

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