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HNH Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-10-21

At A Glance

HNH Foundation, Inc.

(also known as HNHfoundation)

49 S. Main St., Ste. 204

Concord, NH United States 03301-4872

Telephone: (603) 229-3260


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Health conversion foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $25,035,769

Total giving: $643,297





Additional Contact Information

Letter of Inquiry e-mail: (Include "LOI" in subject line, and organization's name and contact in body of e-mail)


Established in 1997 in NH, as a result of the merger of the Matthew Thornton Health Plan and Blue Cross/Blue Shield of New Hampshire.

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to: 1) increase access to children's health and dental insurance coverage; 2) promote oral health prevention for children through age five; 3) prevent childhood obesity with a focus on children through age five; 4) reduce and prevent childhood trauma; and 5) reduce food insecurity.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Discretionary Support

The foundation provides discretionary support for NH organizations in an unforeseen one-time financial crisis. Funding awards do not exceed $5,000 per organization. The organization must prove the situation is a single event and document current need and provisions for long-term funding. Eligibility is limited to statewide organizations. The mission and goals of the organization must be aligned with the mission and goals of the foundation. No Letter of Inquiry is required and requests are accepted at any time during the year.

Program-Related Investment

Sponsorship Support

Provides funding to sponsor meetings, (e.g. conferences, trainings), that build knowledge to advance one of the three Foundation goals. Requests are accepted and reviewed throughout the year.

Fields of Interest

  • Child welfare
  • Community and economic development
  • Community improvement
  • Dental care
  • Health
  • Health insurance
  • Obesity
  • Public health
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $25,035,769 (market value)

Expenditures: $1,648,482

Total giving: $643,297

Qualifying distributions: $1,192,070