Through the spring 2013 cycle of Recognition Grants, the Kansas Health Foundation is providing more than $830,000 in grants to help organizations across the state accomplish 50 different projects. To learn more about this cycle's recipients, please read the official news release or read about the grants in our grant database.
In keeping with its tradition of supporting tobacco control and prevention efforts, the Foundation has launched a new campaign to educate Kansans on the harmful effects of secondhand smoke. To learn more about this campaign and some of the media elements being used, please visit the Foundation's Facebook page.
Each year, the Foundation provides nearly $2 million in funding to approximately 100 Kansas nonprofits through the Recognition Grants program. To learn more about this program, and to meet one of the grantees from 2012, please view this month's Health Happenings eNews video. View Video
In this year's annual report, readers will learn more about the Foundation's grant making and focus areas. It also includes a detailed list of every grant approved by the Foundation during the year and reports on the organization's 2012 financials. View Report
The Supporting Food Policy Councils Initiative, is a Request for Proposal (RFP) process to fund publicly appointed food policy councils (FPCs) throughout Kansas. To learn more about this new RFP and how to apply, please click here.