The Gary and Mary West Foundation is Established
Gary and Mary West are pioneering philanthropists who established the Gary and Mary West Foundation in 2006. The Foundation was established to provide outcomes-based funding to organizations and entities that enable successful aging in America.
West Health Institute is Launched
With applied medical research addressing the cost of healthcare and improving healthcare delivery in homes, hospitals, and community-based organizations, the West Health Institute is advancing high-quality, lower-cost models of care for seniors.
West Health Policy Center Established
The West Health Policy Center is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization based in Washington, DC, focused on lowering healthcare costs to enable successful aging and inform state and federal public policy decisions with insightful research, expert analysis, and evidence-based education and outreach.
Sustaining the Momentum
West Health continues its work with nonprofit groups and organizations aligned with its successful aging mission.