Mission and Core Principles


GHEP’s mission is to eliminate health disparities by addressing the non-medical factors that influence health outcomes, which are known as the Social Determinants of Health.


GHEP is committed to the following:

  • Transparency: to operate an open and transparent organization;
  • Integrity: to implement ethical and responsible programs;
  • Accountability: to operate a financially and programmatically prudent organization; and
  • Continuous Learning: to focus our programs on the best evidence available from continuous learning.


GHEP is recognized as a 501 (c) (3) public charity by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Donations to GHEP are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law. Receipts are issued for donations.


GHEP is an equal opportunity organization. It is our policy to provide equal opportunities to all without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual preference, age, or disability.

Who We are

Excerpts From Past

When the ideas that led to the foundation of GHEP was muted, it sounded like a pipe dream, but when the dreams materialized, it continues to amaze how the organization is working within the community changing lives and minds.

Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do. Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being.” Goethe


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