Centene Charitable Foundation Grants

Centene Charitable Foundation

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Deadline: Rolling

Grant amount: US $300 - US $500,000

Fields of work: Child Welfare Services Education Community Health Education Children With Disabilities Children’s Mental Health Art & Culture Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Youth Services Children’s Health & Pediatrics Health Disparities & Social Determinants of Health Show all

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, General Operating Expense, Project / Program, Capital Project

Location of project: United States

Location of residency: United States

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Centene Charitable Foundation

Successful corporate citizenship happens when companies invest in the local organizations that know their communities best. The Centene Foundation works with our local partners on initiatives that focus on inclusion, the whole person and community development.


Centene’s purpose is transforming the health of the community, one person at a time. The Centene Foundation is an essential part of how we pursue this purpose. We achieve measurable impact for the communities we serve through partnerships and philanthropy efforts that invest in initiatives with holistic approaches to dismantling barriers to health.

Areas of Focus

Reflecting Centene’s commitment to the needs of those who rely on government-sponsored health care and to addressing social determinants of health and health equity, preference will be given to initiatives in three distinct areas of focus.

  • Healthcare Access
  • Social Services
  • Education

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • An organization must represent a U.S. based IRS qualified charitable 501(c)(3) organization with a valid tax ID.
  • The Centene Corporation supports:
    • Sponsorship Requests that will support events that will benefit your organization
    • Charitable Requests for programs, initiatives, campaigns, or general funding


  • The Foundation does not accept request from:
    • Individual person(s) or families 
    • Political, labor and fraternal organizations
    • For-profit publications or organizations seeking advertisements or promotional support
    • Religious organizations (i.e. churches or organizations direction tied to a place of worship) as determined at the sole discretion of Centene Corporation
    • Sponsorships of local groups/individuals to participate in regional, national or international competitions, conferences or events


This page was last reviewed May 10, 2023 and last updated May 10, 2023