Established in 1970, the Coalition for Health Funding is the oldest and largest nonprofit alliance working to preserve and strengthen public health investments in the best interest of all Americans. The Coalition’s 90 member organizations together represent more than 100 million patients, health care providers, public health professionals, and scientists.
The Coalition for Health Funding is also the founder and home of NDD United, an alliance of hundreds of organizations working to protect investments in core government functions that benefit all Americans.
Faces of Austerity: How Budget Cuts Compromise America’s Health is the product of months of work by many, many individuals on behalf of several organizations. We wish to thank all of the people and organizations who contributed to this report – those who shared their stories with us, who helped us capture these stories, and who made the production and dissemination of this report possible through their financial contributions. While there are too many contributors to list here, they are all recognized throughout the report.