Express Scripts has long recognized tha our company and employees can play an important role in enhancing the quality of life in the communities in which we live and work. This belief has guided our charitable giving philosophy.
Our giving focuses on initiatives that:
Learn more about our focus areas.
The following criteria are used to evaluate potential programs for charitable giving:
Special consideration is given for the following types of organizations:
Express Scripts Foundation does not fund:
Express Scripts makes contributions without the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, nationality, ancestry, age, disability or status as a disabled veteran or protected veteran, pregnancy, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or familial status, status with regard to public assistance, military or veteran status, citizenship or membership in any other legally protected class.
Organizations requesting contributions should have active and responsible boards of trustees, adhere to ethical standards in publicity and solicitation of funds, and provide for an appropriate audit to reveal income and disbursements in reasonable detail. They should also demonstrate long-term financial viability.
All projects or programs requesting funding must be tax-exempt as described in sections 501(c)(3), 509(a)(1) or 509(a)(3), or 170(c)(1) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Recipients must provide status and impact reports, including the following:
The Express Scripts Foundation Board meets quarterly to consider foundation grant requests. Requests must be submitted to the Express Scripts Foundation through our online system by the submission deadline for each grant cycle.
If your organization meets the requirements outlined above, please proceed to take a brief eligibility quiz. Once you’ve successfully completed the quiz, you may log on to complete our online grant application.
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