Health Forward Foundation

Health Forward awards $4.45 million in Safety Net Grants

Contact: Jennifer Sykes Phone: (816) 241-7006 Kansas City, MO — Health Forward Foundation is proud to award $4.45 million in grants to 29 nonprofit organizations through our 2018 Safety Net funding. The funded programs address improved access to physical health care and oral health care for those most in need. “We are proud to partner with […]

Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City is now Health Forward Foundation

Kansas City, MO — The Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City today announced its new name to the community – Health Forward Foundation. The organization also unveiled a new brand identity, which includes a new mark, along with corresponding imagery and color palette. The new name and look positions the organization for the future. “Our […]

Health Forward awards $356,955 in applicant defined grants

Kansas City, MO — The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) has awarded six nonprofit organizations a total of $356,955 in applicant defined grants during the month of October. Health Forward reviewed 18 proposals totaling $1,159,001 for this funding round. The following grants were awarded in October 2018: Applicant defined grants are reviewed and awarded monthly. […]

Health Forward awards $363,000 in applicant defined grants

Contact: Jennifer Sykes Phone: (816) 241-7006 Kansas City, MO — The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) has awarded six nonprofit organizations a total of $363,000 in applicant defined grants during the month of September. Health Forward reviewed 14 proposals totaling $883,677 for this funding round. The following grants were awarded in September 2018: Applicant defined […]

Health Forward announces participants in Healthy Communities Leadership Academy

Contact: Jennifer Sykes Phone: (816) 241-7006 Kansas City, MO — The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) has announced 15 new participants in its Healthy Communities Leadership Academy. The leadership academy is a yearlong program focused on adaptive and civic leadership development for up to 15 individuals currently working on (or interested in working on) policy […]

Health Forward awards $363,000 in applicant defined grants

Contact: Jennifer Sykes Phone: (816) 241-7006 Kansas City, MO — The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) has awarded seven nonprofit organizations a total of $363,000 in applicant defined grants during the month of August. Health Forward reviewed 16 proposals totaling $928,783 for this funding round. The following grants were awarded in August 2018: Applicant defined […]

Health Forward awards $363,000 in applicant defined grants

Contact: Jennifer Sykes Phone: (816) 241-7006 Kansas City, MO — The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) has awarded eight nonprofit organizations a total of $363,000 in applicant defined grants during the month of July. Health Forward reviewed 10 proposals totaling $634,788 for this funding round. The following grants were awarded in July 2018: Applicant defined […]

Health Forward awards $4.45 million in Mental Health Grants

Contact: Jennifer Sykes Phone: (816) 241-7006 Kansas City, MO — The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) is proud to award $4.45 million in grants to 28 nonprofit organizations through our 2018 Mental Health funding. These programs provide the necessary support to enable those in need to live healthy and resilient lives. “We are proud to partner […]

Health Forward awards $367,057 in applicant defined grants

Contact: Jennifer Sykes Phone: (816) 241-7006 Kansas City, MO — The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) has awarded nine nonprofit organizations a total of $367,057 in applicant defined grants during the month of June. Health Forward reviewed 21 proposals totaling $1,219,942 for this funding round. The following grants were awarded in June 2018: Applicant defined […]

Health Forward receives $125,000 to explore solutions to food insecurity

Contact: Jennifer Sykes Phone: (816) 241-7006 Kansas City, MO — The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) recently received a $125,000 grant from the Convergence Partnership Fund of Tides Foundation. The funding will help diverse partners use storytelling to advance policies that will transform the regional food system, including passage and implementation of the 2018 Farm […]


Health Forward Foundation
2300 Main Street, Suite 304
Kansas City MO 64108
(816) 241-7006