Quantum Foundation is a health foundation that was formed from $135 million in proceeds from the sale of JFK Medical Center. Now in its third decade of community investment, the foundation has assets of approximately $170 million.
New this year, Quantum Foundation leadership established the Marie Thorpe Above and Beyond Award to celebrate frontline heroes across Palm Beach County.
2020 marked the 10th year of our Quantum in the Community (QIC) program. QIC provides funding to grassroots organizations that help meet the basic needs of people in Palm Beach County. Food, shelter, transportation, clothing, and financial assistance are vital building blocks to good health. 2020 Quantum in the...
Quantum Foundation is a private grantmaking organization based in West Palm Beach, Florida. We’re the largest health funder in the county with 100% of our grants helping organizations that work directly in our local communities. We look for exciting and innovative projects that create better engagement in health, greater access to health resources, and stronger connections for healthy communities. Our aim is for everyone in Palm Beach County to have the opportunity to live a healthy life, regardless of their income, education, or background.
We take a collaborative approach to addressing needs in our community. Working to get upstream on issues, stakeholders are engaged to develop solutions around an area of need. Initiatives combine the impact of grantmaking with convening and collaboration and are catalytic in nature.