Access to early stage investment dollars and follow up investment rounds have been a challenge for Arizona's growing life science industry since the creation of the Arizona Bioscience Cluster in 1997.
AZ-HCIF, a separate philanthropic endowment account managed within the Healthcare Impact Foundation, is part of a multi-pronged strategy to address this issue by establishing a vehicle for ongoing and sustained investments that will help Arizona life since innovators grow great companies and discover, develop, and deliver life saving and life changing innovations that will benefit Arizonans today and for generations to come.
Achieving our goal requires a community effort.
Arizona's "collaborative gene" will play a major role in the success AZ-HCIF. It will take a a combination of time, treasury and talent from a growing team of volunteers and donors to achieve the goal of building a $200 million endowment for AZ-HCIF and a $50 Million Direct Impact Fund..
How to Get Involved
Teams are forming to help achieve our goal to build the $200 million endowment for AZ-HCIF and a $50 Million Direct Impact Fund.
Here are some ways you can get involved:
Time and Talent
- Creation of Marketing Materials and Platforms
- Spreading the word on Social Media
- Providing Connections to local leaders and potential donors
To explore how you can get involved, please contact us.