Who We Are

Advancing Wisconsin to be the healthiest state in the nation

AHW provides funding and resources to researchers, organizations, and communities devoted to improving the health of the people of Wisconsin.

Our Guiding Principles


Supporting collaboration between and among community and academic partners to broaden impact throughout the state.


Creating, harnessing and sharing new knowledge and practices to strengthen Wisconsin's health ecosystem.


Maintaining accountability for our investments, achieving operational excellence, and delivering maximum impact.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Achieving equitable health outcomes for all people of Wisconsin.

Learn about AHW's strategies to address new and persistent health challenges that prevent people, populations, and communities throughout the state from achieving their full potential here.