Express Scripts Foundation
The Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the pharmaceutical distributor, supports nonprofits in the communities where the Company has a significant presence. The Foundationís grantmaking is focused on organizations that advance medical- and health-related causes, particularly for the uninsured and underinsured. It also funds educational activities that support school readiness, improve literacy, develop math competency, and provide science enrichment to help prepare low-income students for higher education and success in life. The Foundation gives special consideration to the following types of organizations: organizations known as thought leaders; those in which Company employees actively volunteer; those that encourage preventive care and provide health education; organizations that provide access to health care for uninsured and underserved children and families, and those that support education for at-risk children. The Foundation is also interested in programs that prepare students for careers in pharmacy. Additional information including a list of communities where the Foundation makes grants as well as an eligibility quiz can be found on the Web site.
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