Looking Back on 10 Years: How Special Initiatives Have Helped Improve Systems of Care
May 18, 2015
The Health Forward Foundation reserves money each year for special initiatives. This funding helps to extend our grantmaking impact and advance our mission in a way that complements our three, core-funding areas. Over the past decade, Health Forward has funded more than 200 initiatives totaling more than $34 million. Grants ranged in size from $1,500 […]
Yes on Prop B Helps Grow Pipeline of Nurses in Missouri
October 22, 2012
By now, most people know that Prop B addresses Missouri’s health, smoking and school funding problems through a 73-cent tax increase on cigarettes and an increase in the tax on other tobacco products. This increase in Missouri’s lowest-in-the-nation tobacco tax would provide $283 million annually in new revenue and is a proven way to decrease […]
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