Dentists and Patient


To provide grants to nonprofit organizations committed to improving the quality of health and healthcare of the residents of the BHFSA service area. In particular, the Foundation will strive to support activities consistent with the Foundation’s priorities and efforts that are based on sound strategies.


Responsive Grants Priorities

  • Efforts that address health issues of high incidence in our communities
  • The reduction of gaps in service and improving access to care
  • The elimination of disparities in health
  • Services that address the needs of the medically vulnerable and consider the continuum of care

Funding Strategies-The Foundation will:

  • Seek to engage in strategic grantmaking that includes multiple funding partners to leverage funding opportunities.
  • Support efforts based on best-practices, with measurable and practical outcome evidence.
  • Give strong consideration to efforts that can be replicated and taken to scale.
  • Encourage partnerships between faith-based organizations and health agencies.
  • Address the health needs of high-risk populations in an ecumenical fashion.
  • Assist in identifying and addressing service gaps in the community.
  • Endeavor to address health issues before they develop through education and prevention measures.
  • Facilitate knowledge sharing within the Foundation community, the nonprofit community, and the greater community.


Our Responsive Grants application window is now CLOSED for 2018.

Our 2019 application process will begin in early April 2019.
Please check our website for complete details at that time.


Thank you for your interest in the Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio.

For I testify that they gave as much as they were able, and even beyond their ability. Entirely on their own,
they urgently pleaded with us for the privilege of sharing in this service to the saints.

2 Corinthians 8:3 (NIV)