More Than $1.6 Million Committed So Far in FY2011-12
The Community Health Endowment of Lincoln (CHE) recently announced the following funding obligations for FY2011-12:
-$1.2 million has been obligated to the continuation of multi-year projects, including the Health Hub, Health 360, Project A.L.L., Partnership for a Healthy Lincoln, and many other projects.
-$73,210 has been committed to new SPARK! grants that address health literacy, diabetic supplies for the poor and uninsured, community-wide CPR education, and other important topics.
-$350,000 has been designated to immediately address priority recommendations from a study of Lincoln's healthcare safety net by Health Management Associates (HMA). Application for this funding is by invitation only.
To read the full HMA report, or see a full list of continuation projects and SPARK! grants, visit www.chelincoln.org.
At this time, the CHE Board of Trustees has not determined the availability of additional grant funding in FY2011-12, but further information will be posted on the CHE website by April 30, 2012.