AHP Mission

To inspire, educate and serve those transforming health care through philanthropy.


Be the definitive authority in health philanthropy.

Core Values

Integrity. We are honest, trustworthy, transparent, and communicate openly.

Continuous Learning. We seek knowledge, information, innovative ideas to achieve outcomes and engage the membership to act.

Leadership. We inspire members through shared vision, community action and positive direction that affect health care and the communities we serve.

Engagement. We serve members by providing opportunities to collaborate, mentor and exchange ideas.

Performance. We seek to use the knowledge shared, the counsel of the experienced, AHP standards and the resources available to maximize performance.

Transparency and Accountability Statement

As an international association dedicated to developing the highest level of professionalism in health care philanthropy, the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP) strives to achieve its mission in a prudent and ethical way, allowing for the greatest transparency possible among its many constituent groups. 

AHP will provide its members and AHP Foundation donors with information on plans, programs, services and financial information as they relate to the effective operation of the organization. Reflecting transparency of operations, the AHP Board of Directors shall represent the full membership in receiving comprehensive and appropriate disclosure on AHP issues required for effective decision making and the ultimate success of the association.


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