Thank you for thinking of Cerner Corporation as a partner in your mission. We value the work you are doing and applaud your dedication to serving the individuals in our community.

Cerner is devoted to improving the quality of life for everyone we serve. We seek to enhance communities through the development of healthy and educated individuals. To do this, we also promote entrepreneurial and innovative environments in which our associates, clients, and partners can work to improve the world we live in.

Cerner community investment strategy is built on the following priorities:
1. The strength of a community is directly impacted by the health of its individuals. A healthy population will drive the long-term strength of a local economy.
2. Today's technological advancements and changing business needs provide reason to review how we educate our children and future workforce. As the world evolves, so should education.
3. Our founders and associates value entrepreneurism and its development in the areas of life sciences, technology, innovation and health care.

Funding decisions are made based on alignment with our philanthropic priorities AND the following strategic priorities:
1. Partnerships should establish new or continue development of programs that results in systemic change and measurable outcomes.
2. Partnerships should promote health and wellness.
3. Partnerships should support Cerner volunteer engagement.
4. Partnerships should leverage technology and/or Cerner technical expertise.
5. Partnerships should, where possible, compliment the work of First Hand Foundation.