About Us

Three Arches Foundation

Thank you for your interest in learning more about Three Arches Foundation. We are a community-focused grant making foundation that connects people, ideas and resources to advance the health and well-being of citizens in Lakewood and surrounding communities. 

Our sole purpose is to help local nonprofit organizations with grant funding that makes it easier for people to navigate, understand and use information and services to improve access to care as it relates to behavioral and physical health. Through the Foundation’s strategic grant making process, we listen and learn how funding investments can aid an organization’s effort towards implementing and maintaining programs and services that reflect our values and priority focus.

Three Arches Foundation carries out its work by supporting a unique community collaborative of charitable organizations that provide programs, services and initiatives aligned with our mission and geographic focus.

We are led by a volunteer board of directors comprised of highly-qualified local leaders and health care professionals who bring in-depth knowledge of the issues that shape our community. As dictated by our governing structure, the board of directors includes individuals from Appointing Charitable Organizations, referred to as our partner organizations.  Each board member is dedicated to ensuring meaningful investments that directly benefit citizens of Lakewood and surrounding communities.

Read more to learn how the Foundation is carrying on a legacy of philanthropic caring for the community.



Three Arches Foundation is a collaborative and influential partner that has a positive affect on the citizens of the community by addressing the continuum of physical and behavioral health issues. Success attracts additional resources to enhance its impact.


Three Arches Foundation invests in advancing the health and well-being of the citizens of Lakewood and surrounding communities.


Our values represent the guiding principles we share in our thinking, actions, decisions and responses for the benefit of our community. To our stakeholders and to one another we make the following commitments:

Collaboration Working together with common purpose.

CompassionHaving active empathy without judgment.

InclusionUnderstanding, respecting and embracing different voices.

IntegrityKeeping promises ethically, honestly.

RespectHonoring our neighbors through our actions.

RelevancyInvesting with the right partners, timing and outcomes.

InnovationSupporting creative approaches for greater impact.



Three Arches Foundation is pleased to share our most recent IRS Form 990.