For fiscal year 2014-2015, we will fund programs that focus on the following areas:

  • Access to care
  • Cancer care and treatment
  • Disease prevention and health promotion, with a special focus on healthy eating, physical activity and overweight/obesity issues
  • Health sciences education for minority students
  • Chronic disease management

Examples of acceptable sponsorship requests include (but are not limited to):

  • Walks/runs to raise awareness of a health-related issue
  • Health fairs/screenings
  • Community education events that have a health message
  • Community gardens, healthy eating and physical activity events
  • Health professions educational events
  • Efforts to engage students in health careers
  • Health awareness efforts

Keck Medical Center of USC will generally not consider funding requests for the following:

  • Golf tournaments or other sporting events
  • Sports teams sponsorships
  • Endowments
  • Memorials
  • Travel costs
  • Capital campaign requests

Funds will not be granted for the following:

  • Individuals
  • Labor organizations
  • Political/partisan organizations
  • General operating expenses
  • Organizations whose mission, vision, values, philosophy and/or business practices are not in alignment with those of the Keck Medical Center of USC
  • Government agencies

Submit Community Sponsorship requests to, or by mail to 2011 N. Soto St. Suite 2433., Los Angeles, CA 90032. For questions, call (323) 442-5203.

Apply for Community Sponsorship online.