Every dollar has the potential to make a positive impact. That’s why we align 100 percent of our assets with our mission. Learn more about our model…


News & Updates

Report Release: The Safety and Quality of Abortion Care in the Unites States. March 2018. Abortion is a safe and effective form of healthcare, concludes a report released from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. The report, The Safety and Quality of Abortion Care in the Unites States, was released in March of 2018 and co-sponsored by Tara Health. This evidence-based, non-partisan, scientific research – developed by an independent panel of 16 field experts – is the first comprehensive look at abortion safety, access and care conducted in the last 40 years. The biggest threat to quality abortion care, the research found, is the litany of medically unnecessary regulations that raise costs and delay procedures. Read more here.

Tara Health Featured in Bank of America 2017 Annual Report March 2018. Tara Health was honored that Bank of America highlighted the work of our Founder and Executive Director, Ruth Shaber, in impact investing. Tara Health has a strong partnership with Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisors, Mary Foust and Alena Meeker, to support a diverse investment portfolio that is 100% aligned with our mission. “When Dr. Ruth Shaber started here career as an obstetrician and gynecologist in San Francisco, impact investing was virtually unknown. Today, it’s hard to imagine an investment conversation that doesn’t begin and end with how to use capital to drive both social and financial return….” Read more here.

 


Our Areas of Focus

We take care to ensure our entire portfolio supports our mission. Our grants focus on our areas of expertise, including domestic reproductive health and maternal health. Our endowment is invested in companies and funds that meet our social impact criteria. Learn more about our portfolio…