Grant Applications Accepted Through Aug. 24, 2020

MemorialCare has collaborated with organizations across Orange and Los Angeles counties to create healthier communities. Through our Community Benefit Grant Program, we have allocated special funds to support local organizations that contribute to the health and well-being of vulnerable, underserved populations within our service areas.

Who is eligible to receive a grant?

Our Orange County medical centers (Orange Coast Medical Center and Saddleback Medical Center) provide grants to local nonprofit and public health and human service organizations whose projects align with our community benefit priorities. Only nonprofit, tax-exempt organizations and public agencies within our service areas are eligible for funding.

MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center service area:
  • Anaheim
  • Buena Park
  • Costa Mesa
  • Cypress
  • Fountain Valley
  • Garden Grove
  • Huntington Beach
  • Midway City
  • Newport Beach
  • Santa Ana
  • Stanton
  • Tustin
  • Westminster
MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center service area:
  • Aliso Viejo
  • Capistrano Beach
  • Dana Point
  • Foothill Ranch
  • Irvine
  • Ladera Ranch
  • Laguna Beach
  • Laguna Hills
  • Laguna Niguel
  • Laguna Woods
  • Lake Forest
  • Mission Viejo
  • Rancho Santa Margarita
  • San Clemente
  • San Juan Capistrano
  • Trabuco Canyon
  • Tustin

To learn about our community benefit priorities, please view the Community Health Needs Assessments for our Orange County medical centers here.

Apply for a grant

Grant applications for the 2021 fiscal year will be accepted through Aug. 24, 2020. Please make sure to include a budget for the program/project you are requesting funding for along with measurable objectives to be considered for a grant. More information about the grant criteria can be found on the application forms below.

MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center grant application form

  • Please email your completed form with the accompanying budget and measurable project/program objectives to bhambelton@memorialcare.org.

MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center grant application form

  • Please email your completed form with the accompanying budget and measurable project/program objectives to jgameroz@memorialcare.org.

Funding timeline

Applications will be reviewed by each medical center’s Community Benefit Oversight Committee. Applicants will be notified of their grant status by the end of October 2020.

We look forward to continuing to build partnerships with local organizations to serve the greatest health needs of our communities through our Community Benefit Grant Program.