Grant Alert Detail
Building Health Equity Together Grants (Minnesota)
Sponsor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation
Submitted: 8/9/2012 1:18:00 PM
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation is seeking grant proposals for Building Health Equity Together, a new program to support partnerships of local governments and nonprofit organizations working to achieve health equity in their community. Project partners should include two different departments in a local unit of government working with a nonprofit community-based organization to advance a common agenda related to influences on health in low-income communities. The partnership should address one or more of the factors that influence health outcomes including education, family and social support, and community safety.
Two grants of $75,000 will be awarded to select applicants. Partnerships between local governments, including tribal governments, and community-based organizations are eligible to apply.Deadline:
September 28, 2012
Please Note: The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools (CHHCS) does not administer this funding opportunity. Please contact the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation for more information and to apply for this funding: http://bcbsmnfoundation.com/pages-programs-program-Building_Health_Equity_Together?oid=19570