RAC - Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Spreading Community Accelerators through Learning and Evaluation (SCALE) Pacesetter Communities

Awards funding and technical assistance to enable communities to substantially accelerate health improvement strategies. Pacesetter communities will participate in an intensive learning and doing program designed to improve the health and well-being of people, populations, and the community-at-large. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Community Coaching

Offers guidance and support from a community coach for communities who want to improve the health of their populations and work toward building a culture of health. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- County Health Rankings & Roadmaps

Testing Multi-Level Interventions to Improve Blood Pressure Control in Minority Racial/Ethnic, Low Socioeconomic Status, and/or Rural Populations (UH2/UH3)

Awards funds for research initiatives designed to reduce disparities in hypertension among high risk populations, including racial/ethnic minority groups, patients with low socioeconomic status, and individuals residing in rural areas. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- National Institutes of Health

Operation Americorps

Offers funding to help tribes and tribal leaders harness the power of AmeriCorps members who can help address pressing challenges of the community. Priorities include post-secondary opportunity, economic development, disaster services, veterans and military families, healthy futures, and environmental stewardship. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Corporation for National and Community Service

California Wellness Foundation Grants

Funds to support nonprofit organizations in California working to prevent health problems that result from inequities related to the social determinants of health. Geographic coverage: California -- California Wellness Foundation

NACCHO's Model Practices Award

Recognizes outstanding local health practices in the areas of community health, environmental health, emergency preparedness, infrastructure, governmental public health, and chronic disease. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- National Association of County and City Health Officials

Kansas Healthy Habits for Life

Grants to help school nurses and other staff members address childhood obesity. Geographic coverage: All Kansas counties except Johnson and Wyandotte. -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Foundation

Alabama Power Foundation Grant

Offers funds to nonprofit organizations in Alabama working in one of the following areas: health, human services, arts, community life, education, or the environment. Geographic coverage: Alabama --

American Electric Power Foundation Grants

Supports nonprofits working in the areas of hunger; housing; health and safety; human services; education; and the environment. Geographic coverage: Available in Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, and West Virginia. -- American Electric Power Foundation

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