We're In This Together!
AltaMed Foundation has partnered with Mexican-American Vintner's Association to work together to bridge the gap between Latinos and access to healthcare, education, and, ultimately, equality.
AltaMed has been helping raise money to provide healthcare and community programs for underserved neighborhoods in Southern California since 1969,and MAVA couldn't be more thrilled to be supported by an organization that has improved the quality of life for thousands of families.
How can $2.00 make a difference?
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Did You Know?
96 Cents Of Every Dollar Donated Goes Directly To Patient Services
• AltaMed breast cancer screening rates increased from 38% in 2012 to 78% in 2016, screening over 2300 uninsured women in 2016.
• AltaMed has helped more than 25,000 patients graduate from high school, pursue higher education, and achieve a healthier, more successful future.
• $25 dollars will supply a senior with art supplies. $45 will provide language learning software. Seniors who are isolated and not active are 2.6 times more likely to develop memory loss diseases.
• AltaMed has made significant strides in increasing access to care by employing 154 doctors and helping 15,000 patients enroll in insurance programs in 2016 alone.
AltaMed's Impactful Programs
Every summer AltaMed throws their Food and Wine Festival, an irresistable three-day event that celebrates the richness of Latin food and the success of Latino-owned vineyards in California and Mexico by pairing gourmet cuisine with fine wines!
Mexican-American Vintner's Association at AltaMed's Food & Wine Festival
7 of 16 MAVA Wineries were featured in AltaMed's Road Trip series as they visited Herencia Del Valle, Ceja Vineyards, Rolbedo Family Winery, Maldonado Vineyards, Llamas Family Winery, Mario Bazan Cellars, and Encanto Vineyards!