AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation

About the AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation 

Established in 1993, the AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation is a Delaware nonprofit corporation and a 501(c)(3) entity organized for charitable purposes, including to promote public awareness of healthcare issues, to promote public education of medical knowledge and to support or contribute to charitable and qualified exempt organizations consistent with its charitable purpose.

The AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation works to address health disparities in the US through strategic grant-giving and capacity building support for nonprofit organizations. The Foundation also provides financial support for AstraZeneca employees affected by federally declared disasters in the US.

The Foundation is separate from the commercial entity, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals.

AstraZeneca Employee Disaster Relief Fund

The Foundation provides support for AstraZeneca employees affected by federally declared disasters in the United States.


See our Frequently Asked Questions about the AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation and Connections for Cardiovascular HealthSM Next Generation.


National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (Legacy Program)

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM) is a legacy program of the AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation. Over 30 years ago, a collaboration of national public service organizations, professional medical associations and government agencies came together to improve the awareness of breast cancer, share information on the disease and provide greater access to services.

Learn more about the NBCAM program, including a full list of the collaborating partners.


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