The Foundation shall improve the quality of life in Marion County through inspired philanthropy, grants and innovative community programs.

The Foundation is organized exclusively for charitable, educational and scientific purposes including, but not limited to, for such purposes of making distributions to organizations, which qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS revenue code.

To aid, support, manage, conduct and provide healthcare services, promote health and wellness and improve the quality of life in Marion County and surrounding communities.

Strategic Funding
After paricipating in strategic planning, the MCHF Board of Directos determined the areas of funding for 2016 would be education, economic development, and of course, healthcare.