More than $4.6 million awarded

to 130 Arizona nonprofits in 2012

Improves access to medical, mental and oral health services

for underserved and uninsured populations

Improves community health and quality of life

through prevention, education and awareness

Expands Arizona’s healthcare workforce by supporting programs

that recruit students to healthcare careers

Strengthens and supports community collaborations

that focus on children, family and senior services

Tax-deductible donations

to Legacy Connection are often matched by Legacy Foundation

Increasing Access for a Healthier Arizona

BHHS Legacy Foundation is dedicated to improving community health in Arizona by increasing access to care, improving health education and preparing a dedicated and quality healthcare workforce. We act on these commitments by funding grants to health related nonprofits, nurturing collaborative partnerships, and raising funds through Legacy Connection for community organizations that strive to bring better health to the underserved. Our work focuses on the greater Phoenix area and northern Tri-State region, including Bullhead City, Fort Mohave and Topock in Arizona, as well as Laughlin, Nevada and Needles, California.

News & Events

BHHS Legacy Releases 2012-2013
Community Funding Report

May 8, 2014

The BHHS Legacy 2012-2013 Community Funding Report, Creating Pathways for Good Health is now available for viewing. Download the Report now and read more about our efforts to improve the lives and health of the communities we serve. View eBook | Download PDF Read More »

Open Your Wallet on April 9 for Arizona Gives Day!

March 12, 2014

Mark your calendar for Wed., April 9 for Arizona Gives Day, a statewide, 24-hour online giving campaign! Hosted by the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits and the Arizona Grantmakers Forum, Arizona Gives Day provides an inspiring way for Arizonans to join forces to make a profound difference in their communities. Twitter, Facebook and other social media vehicles will be abuzz for 24 hours as hundreds of non-profits statewide attempt to connect with donors who are passionate about their cause. Last Read More »

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BHHS Legacy Foundation Opens New Nonprofit Center in Downtown Phoenix

March 3, 2014

BHHS Legacy Foundation has opened Legacy Place, a unique nonprofit center in downtown Phoenix with six nonprofit agencies dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of disadvantaged Arizonans. Space remains available for a few more tenants. Located at 360 E. Coronado Road, the building project was initiated by the BHHS Legacy Foundation Board and its CEO, Gerald Wissink. Legacy Foundation enlisted the help of Lee & Associates, McCarthy Nordburg Architectural Interior Design and Read More »


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