RAC - Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Iowa AmeriCorps State Grant

Offers grants to programs that address a demonstrated need within a community. Priority is given to programs that address education, health, economic opportunity, veterans, disaster, and the environment. Geographic coverage: Iowa -- Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service

Healthy Environments

Funding to improve the health and well being of vulnerable children from low-income families by making the places they live, learn, and play safe and supportive of overall good health. Geographic coverage: Nationwide -- Kresge Foundation

Minnesota Community Engagement Innovation Funding

Awards funding to community engagement projects in Minnesota that focus on healthy eating, food systems, health equity, active living, or reducing the harm of commercial tobacco. Geographic coverage: Minnesota -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota 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

Arkansas Clinical Transformation (ACT) Collaborative

Awards funding to clinics in Arkansas to participate in the Arkansas Clinical Transformation Collaborative, which will help clinics improve how they manage chronic disease populations and will prepare them for the implementation of meaningful use and patient centered medical home models. Geographic coverage: Arkansas -- Arkansas Department of Health

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