About the Mary Christie Foundation

The Mary Christie Foundation is a thought leadership and philanthropic organization dedicated to the health and wellness of teens and young adults, our next generation of leaders. With world-renowned experts in health care policy, public health, behavioral health and higher education, the Mary Christie Foundation contributes to the examination and resolution of the most pressing, and often overlooked, health issues facing young people. Issues include the emotional, social and behavioral health of today’s college students, to access to and completion of quality higher education.

Our strategic philanthropy supports people and programs that further our mission to promote the health and education of our next generation of leaders.



Foundation staff and Board of Directors come from cross-disciplinary backgrounds with a common intersection of health, higher education and public policy.

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Our cross-disciplinary approach allows us to explore a range of issues facing the health and wellness of our next generation of leaders from a diverse set of perspectives.

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Subscribe to the Mary Christie Quarterly

The Mary Christie Quarterly provides news, information and commentary on the policy issues that impact the health and wellness of young adults.   You can access past issues of the Mary Christie Quarterly here .

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