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Grants for Obesity Prevention

Part of our mission is to help connect communities interested in using CATCH to the funds and other resources they need. Please search our database below to see what grant opportunities may be available in your area.

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Community Impact Grants

Grantor: Jackson County Community Foundation
Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: August 26, 2019

There will be one Community Impact Grants round for requests up to $20,000. All applications must first submit a Letter of Intent (LOI) briefly describing the proposed project. Investment priorities include “Healthy People” and improving the knowledge, attitudes and behaviors of residents of Jackson County related to physical activity and nutrition. Eligible proposals will be invited to submit a full application.


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Healthy Kids, Healthy Families Grant

Grantor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Amount: Varies
Deadline: August 30, 2019

Healthy Kids, Healthy Families (HKHF) is part of HCSC’s ongoing commitment to the health and well-being of the children and families across the states in which we operate. If your organization shares our goal of improving the health and wellness of children and their families through nutrition, physical activity, disease prevention and management, or supporting safe environments, we invite you to apply online.


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Miami County Foundation Grant

Grantor: Miami County Foundation
Amount: Variable
Deadline: August 31, 2019

The purpose of Miami County Foundation grants is to solicit, receive and administer assets exclusively for charitable purposes that would most effectively assist, encourage and promote the health, education and welfare of the citizens of Miami County. Applicants must provide services directly to the citizens of Miami County, OH and must be certified federally tax-exempt by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501 (c) or equivalent organization, preferably 501 (c)(3). Applications due the last day of February and August.


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Foundation Grants

Grantor: Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation
Amount: up to $15,000
Deadline: September 1, 2019

The Foundation makes grants to nonprofit 501©3 organizations for the benefit of the public within Coos, Deschutes, Douglas, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, and Lane counties. Primary categories of interest are: Basic Needs, Abuse Prevention & Intervention, Education (early childhood education and parent education, afterschool programs, positive youth develepment), Health & Wellness, and Community Support. The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation makes grants up to $15,000. There are two grant application deadlines a year: March 1 and September 1.


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Whitehead Foundation Grant Program

Grantor: Whitehead (Joseph B.) Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: September 1, 2019

The Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation is an independent private foundation that seeks to help people in need in metro Atlanta, particularly children, by investing in education, health and economic opportunity. Eligible organizations are 501c3 public charities located and operating in metro Atlanta, as defined by the United Way of Greater Atlanta to include Butts, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, Paulding and Rockdale counties. Proposals are reviewed 2 times annually. Deadline for consideration at the April board meeting is February 1 and at the November board meeting is September 1.


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Woodruff Foundation Grant

Grantor: Robert W. Woodruff Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: September 1, 2019

The Robert W. Woodruff Foundation is an independent private foundation that seeks to improve the quality of life in Georgia by investing in health, education, economic opportunity and community vitality.Your organization may be eligible for a grant if it is a 501(c)(3) public charity, is located or operating in Georgia, aligns with the Foundation’s program interests in Health, Education, Environment, Human Services, Arts & Culture or Community Development. Proposals are reviewed 2 times annually. Deadline for consideration at the April board meeting is February 1 and at the November board meeting is September 1.


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Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey Grant

Grantor: Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey
Amount: Varies
Deadline: September 4, 2019

To be considered for support, a proposal must fit the Foundation’s mission and address key physical and/or mental health issues in the Foundation’s priority areas: Vulnerable populations in the greater Newark, NJ community; At-risk individuals and families in the MetroWest Jewish community; Clinical research/medical education initiatives that significantly and directly impact the above-named populations; Promotion of humanism in medicine in ways that directly impact patient care. Requests <$25,000 are accepted on a rolling basis. For requests >$25,000, due dates are: Aug. 31 and Nov. 23, 2018 and March 4, June 4, and Sept. 4, 2019.


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Community Impact Small Grant (Health & Human Services)

Grantor: Community Foundation for Monterey County
Amount: $5,000 to $15,000
Deadline: September 6, 2019

The Foundation invests in prevention and early intervention services that improve the physical and mental health of individuals and families, support programs that promote independent living, and efforts that ensure that the basic living needs of Monterey County’s most vulnerable and underserved individuals and families are met. Interest areas include community health promotion and prevention programs that keep people healthy and delay or eliminate the necessity for treatment (e.g., programs that promote healthy lifestyles, nutrition, exercise, family planning, substance abuse education, family violence prevention).


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Program Enhancement Grant

Grantor: Illinois Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
Amount: $2,000 - $4,000
Deadline: September 15, 2019

IAHPERD Program Enhancement Grants are available to all IAHPERD members in good standing to provide funding for educational program enhancements, media events, public relations projects, advocacy projects, emergency needs and short term loans. Grants are awarded to multiple applicants and at two seperate times each school year (February & September).


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Healthy Children and Youth

Grantor: Caring for Colorado Foundation
Amount: Variable
Deadline: October 4, 2019

Caring for Colorado Foundation is committed to improving health systems, focusing on population health and prevention and working to solve the most pressing health needs of vulnerable and underserved populations in Colorado. Funding priorities include healthy children and youth and community health. Eligible applicants include charitable nonprofit organizations with tax-exempt classification from the IRS or tax-supported institutions including state or local governments or schools. There are 2 annual deadlines – the first Friday in March and the first friday in October.


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Healthy Community Partnership Grant

Grantor: SSM Health St. Clare Hospital - Baraboo Foundation
Amount: up to $2000
Deadline: October 15, 2019

SSM Health St. Clare Hospital – Baraboo Foundation offers Healthy Community Partnership grants which provide funding for our projects, programs and activities that advance the health and wellness of those living in the greater Baraboo-Lake Delton-Wisconsin Dells area. Those working on innovative ideas, collaborative projects or programs who need seed money to implement the project are encouraged to apply. The maximum grant award is $2,000 and the grants are awarded in two semi-annual cycles. The application deadline for the grants are April 15 and Oct. 15, with all funds awarded by June 15 and Dec. 15.


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Jefferson Regional Foundation grant

Grantor: Jefferson Regional Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Foundation focuses on three priority areas targeting communities south of Pittsburgh, PA: health access and prevention, child and family outcomes, and strengthening populations and communities. LOIs are accepted throughout the year and proposals are approved in March, June, and December.


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Advancing Wellness Grants

Grantor: California Wellness Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The California Wellness Foundation invests to advance wellness in California communities, cities and counties, and statewide. To get a grant, work must fit into one or more of their specific priority areas: Health Care, Healthy and Safe Neighborhoods, Education and Employment, Health Policy and Strengthening the Sector. Application process begins with an LOI.


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Corporate Giving

Grantor: SUPERVALU Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The SUPERVALU Foundation provides program-specific and general operating support for organizations in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis & St. Paul. Priority areas include Hunger Relief, Dietary Health and Nutrition (specifically nutrition education and maintaining a healthy lifestyle through diet), and Environmental Stewardship. Applying organizations must have been granted 501(c)(3) status by the Internal Revenue Service. Special consideration is given to organizations with which SUPERVALU employees are actively involved, provided the organization’s main mission falls within the general focus areas above.


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Foundation Grant

Grantor: Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation is a regional philanthropy focusing on West Virginia and Southwestern Pennsylvania. Their focus areas include community based health promotion, especially with regard to chronic disease prevention and management (Health and Human Services grants). This focus area is for West Virginia only. Applications are accepted throughout the year.


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Brittingham Family Foundation

Grantor: Brittingham Family Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Brittingham Family Foundation is a private foundation whose goal is to be an enlightened community partner by supporting education, arts, social services, youth, health and the environment. The Foundation evaluates grant requests throughout its fiscal year from certain counties in CA and CO


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Responsive and Collaborative Grants

Grantor: Valley Baptist Legacy Foundation
Amount: Responsive Grants: up to $50,000; Collaborative Grants: $50,000 - $500,000
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Legacy Foundation supports programs that promote healthy lifestyles and increase access to healthcare in Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr or Willacy county. Responsive Grants: The Foundation will accept single year requests up to $50,000. These grants are for projects or programs that support specific activities carried out over a defined period of time and/or planned to achieve a specific result or goal. Collaborative Grants: The Foundation will both accept and initiate (through an RFP process) applications for Collaborative Grants, requests that fall between $50,000 – $500,000. These are meant to encourage collaboration among organizations working on larger projects, but a single organization’s larger project could qualify as well. LOIs for Collaborative Grants are accepted any time. Applications for Responsive Grants are due May 1 and November 1.


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Reiman Foundation Grant

Grantor: Reiman Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Reiman Foundation’s focus areas are education, health care, the arts, and children’s initiatives. They provide support to nonprofits in Denver, Milwaukee , and across the U.S. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.


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Community Health Matching Program

Grantor: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
Amount: up to $50,000
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Community Health Matching Program is for nonprofit community organizations who develop, use and evaluate new ways to solve community health problems. Up to $25,000 a year for two years is available. The organization will need matching funds based on their budget and percentage of Medicaid and uninsured patients served. Applications are accepted anytime and reviewed 3 times per year.


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Healthy Kids, Bright Futures Grant Program

Grantor: Salem Health & Wellness Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

One of the objectives of the Healthy Kids, Bright Futures grant is to reduce childhood obesity by promoting healthier eating habits and lifestyles and nutrition education in Salem County, NJ. LOI deadlines are every 2 months


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Foundation grant

Grantor: San Angelo Health Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The primary geographical focus of San Angelo Health Foundation is San Angelo and the Concho Valley. Community health in its broadest form is their focus. Applicants are asked to submit proposals a minimum of three to four months prior to the time funds are needed, and as early as possible, to provide staff the opportunity to adequately research and become familiar with the proposal. Decisions of the Trustees will be made quarterly.


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Foundation grants

Grantor: Northern Piedmont Community Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Northern Piedmont Community Foundation serves Culpeper, Fauquier, Madison and Rappahannock counties in Virginia’s Northern Piedmont. The Community Foundation provides grant support in many areas of community life including, but not limited to, education, the arts, community health, alleviation of poverty, youth and the environment. Grant applications and deadlines vary for each fund. Please see their website for detailed information.


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Foundation grant

Grantor: Opus Community Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Opus Community Foundation welcomes and encourages grant proposals from organizations that support its objectives and are within the service areas of Opus Bank in Washington, Arizona, Oregon, and California. The Opus Community Foundation areas of focus include education and community health. Proposal deadlines are March 22 and September 27.


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Foundation Grant

Grantor: Gene and Jerry Jones Family Arlington Youth Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Gene and Jerry Jones Family Arlington Youth Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life of the youth of the City of Arlington by funding programs and facilities dedicated to football and athletics, health and wellness, education and the arts through matching grants. IRS 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations that focus their community development on youth in the City of Arlington are eligible. Organizations must demonstrate an ability to secure current and future funds matching the awarded grant amount through a variety of community support and sources.


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Foundation Grant

Grantor: Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Foundation is currently accepting applications from organizations in Western New York and Southeast Michigan working in one of 4 focus areas: Children and youth, Young adults and working class families, Caregiving, and Healthy communities.


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Healthy Eating Active Communities – Implementation of Nutrition & PA Programs

Grantor: Health Foundation of South Florida
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

This funding opportunity will support organizations in the implementation of evidence-based and innovative programs aimed at increasing children’s knowledge and attitudes toward healthy eating leading to healthier nutrition behavior change. Knowing that good eating behaviors are instilled early on in life, Health Foundation is focused on increasing exposure to nutrition and physical activity education in children settings. Priority will be given to projects that implement evidence-based nutrition and physical activity programs, like CATCH, and show organizational and staff capacity to sustain the program through a train-the-trainer model or institutionalization (i.e. core operating budget). Health Foundation is open to multi-year grants averaging $60,000 per year and accepts concept proposals year round.


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Health Education and Community Benefit Grants

Grantor: DMC Foundation
Amount: $10,000-$100,000
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The DMC Foundation is dedicated to promoting the well-being of the general public in the metropolitan Detroit area through the support of health education, community benefit activities and medical research. Please submit your proposal by November 15 for consideration at the February Board meeting; February 15 for the May Board meeting; May 15 for the August Board meeting; and August 15 for the November Board meeting. Submissions received after these dates will be considered at a subsequent Board meeting.


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Foundation Grant

Grantor: BCBS of Mississippi Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The BCBS of Mississippi Foundation provides targeted grants for health and wellness projects that typically span a one-year period of time. The initiatives funded by the Foundation have a focus on healthy eating and exercise, with measurable outcomes demonstrating improvement in the health of Mississippians. To be eligible, your organization must be physically located in Mississippi, benefit the communities in Mississippi, and be a 501(c)(3) public charity, municipality, university or college, or K-12 school. Letter of Inquiry are accepted year round.


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Healthy Choices Grant

Grantor: The Oliver Foundation
Amount: $750-$5000
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The goal of the Oliver Foundation is to encourage children, families and communities in Texas to improve the eating and physical activity patterns of Pre-School, Elementary, and Middle School children. Grants will be awarded to Texas non-profit organizations, agencies and schools that demonstrate the greatest need and likelihood of a sustainable impact on children’s nutrition and activity levels through innovative programs. Level 1 grants ($750-$3000) are awarded for a single school year or summer program. Level 2 grants ($3000-$5000) are awarded for two-year or longer projects intended to create a long-term sustainable program at the campus level. A nutrition and physical education component are required. Rolling deadline for applications: April 15th, July 15th and October 15th.


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Collaboration Grants

Grantor: Colorado Springs Health Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

Colorado Springs Health Foundation makes grants to target immediate health care needs and encourage healthy living in El Paso and Teller Counties, Colorado. This funding opportunity is designed to support existing collaborative efforts whose shared purpose aligns with one of CSHF’s funding focus areas, which includes developing or expanding school-based healthy eating and/or active living efforts for children and families. There is no deadline for this opportunity. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis.


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Foundation Grant

Grantor: Pacers Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Foundation awards grants and contributions to Indiana-based nonprofit organizations that focus on assisting at-risk, vulnerable children, youth, and families with a particular emphasis on education activities/programs. After initial review of a letter of request, you may be contacted by Foundation staff for additional information and/or clarification of any material. The Board of Directors of Pacers Foundation meets quarterly. Any request received will be considered at its next scheduled meeting.


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Strategic Health Initiative Grants & Community Opportunity Grants

Grantor: Horizon Foundation
Amount: SHI grants: $50,000 to $150,000; CO grants: up to $10,000
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Foundation awards grants to organizations that benefit people living and working in Howard County, MD and that are tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or public entities. Funding priorites include Promoting Healthy Lifestyles and Increasing Access to Healthcare. Strategic Health Initiative Grants ($50,000 – $150,000) help advance the strategic priorities of the Foundation. Community Opportunity Grants (up to $10,000) can be used to help build organizational capacity, including conference/training attendance and workshops.


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Foundation Grant

Grantor: Helena Health Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Helena Health Foundation awards grants to organizations whose projects will aid and improve health care and the quality of life in Phillips County, AR. All grants must support the areas of focus as identified by the Foundation as follows: health education, access to health care and health care and wellness. Grants are due by the first Monday of July, October, January, and April.


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Small Grants

Grantor: Partners for Health Foundation
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

Partners for Health Foundation’s vision is focused on making our 15 communities healthier, better places to live. Our mission is to invest in programs and policies through collaborations that will lead to healthy communities and healthy lifestyles. Not-for-profit organizations located in or providing direct service to the following 15 communities are eligible for grants from Partners for Health: Bloomfield, Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Clifton, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Glen Ridge, Little Falls, Montclair, North Caldwell, Nutley, Roseland, Verona, West Caldwell and West Orange. Requests are reviewd on a rolling basis.


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Foundation Grants

Grantor: Vela Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Vela Foundation is a private grantmaking foundation dedicated to promoting improved nutrition and wellness for families in eastern Massachusetts. We support entrepreneurial programs that provide nutrition education and improve access to healthy foods. Nonprofit organizations that serve people in the Greater Boston area (roughly defined as within Route 128) and/or in the Gateway Cities of Brockton, Chelsea, Fall River, Lawrence, Lowell, Lynn, or New Bedford and Cape Cod are eligible to apply. Preference is given to organizations with operating budgets under $3 million and those working in low-income communities. LOIs are accepted on a rolling basis.


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Transformational Funding

Grantor: Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Blue Cross of Idaho Foundation for Health is dedicated to improving health in Idaho. Current focus areas include childhood obesity prevention and youth emotional health.


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Chronic Disease Grants

Grantor: Highmark Foundation
Amount: $5,000-$7,500
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

Highmark Foundation funds evidence-based prevention programs and interventions such as HIV/AIDS education, physical activity and nutrition, and other programs to address cancer, cardiovascular disease, arthritis, kidney disease, stroke, and diabetes. Ideally, the Foundation seeks evidence-based programs that impact multiple counties, that achieve replicable long-term models, and that attract collaborative funding by community partners. Service area includes western and central Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Grant proposals are reviewed 3 times per year in spring, summer, and fall.


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Direct Grants

Grantor: Halliburton Foundation
Amount: Halliburton Foundation
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Halliburton Foundation makes direct donations to U.S.-based elementary and secondary schools and colleges and universities. At its discretion, the Foundation board of trustees also provides a limited number of grants to health and health-related charities. Strong preference is given to organizations in areas where Halliburton has a significant presence. Proposals are accepted in the areas of education, health, and social services (health-related). Grant requests are reviewed on a quarterly basis.


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Northern California Grants

Grantor: Kaiser Permanente
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

Kaiser Permanente in northern California provides grants and donations to non-profit, community based organizations and agencies in the following areas: healthy eating active living, mental health and wellness, access to care, and community and family safety.


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Opportunity Grants

Grantor: Endowment for Health
Amount: up to $20,000
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Endowment for Health is a statewide, private, nonprofit foundation in New Hampshire dedicated to improving the health of the Granite State’s people, especially those who are vulnerable and underserved. To advance this mission, the foundation is accepting applications for its Opportunity Grants program. Grants of up to $20,000 will be awarded to projects that address urgent needs, emerging opportunities, innovative projects, and/or that build and disseminate knowledge to improve the health of people in the state.


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Trust Grant

Grantor: Juan Young Trust
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Juan Young Trust awards grants to 501(c)(3) organizations based in Oregon, with emphasis on the Portland area. No grants are made outside Oregon. Grants are funded for projects and activities to enhance the health, education and welfare of children under the age of 21 years old. Proposals are reviewed quarterly. Deadlines for submission are: 12/31, 3/31, 6/30 & 9/30.


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Healthy Generations Foundation Grants

Grantor: Anthem
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

The Anthem Foundation funds specific public health–related issues that positively affect key health conditions identified through our signature Healthy Generations program. Today, we’re emphasizing efforts in five areas: Healthy Hearts, Healthy Cancer Prevention, Healthy Maternal Practices, Healthy Diabetes Prevention, Healthy Active Lifestyles. 501c3 organizations are eligible to apply. See website for a list of states in which Anthem does business. Applications are accepted year round.


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Healthy Impact Grants

Grantor: Mat-Su Health Foundation
Amount: over $15,000
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

Healthy Impact Grants are for projects over $15,000 which improve the health and wellness of people living in the Mat-Su Borough. The application process begins with a “Project Pitch” application. Full applications are then accepted from invited organizations.


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