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Contact: Jennifer Sykes
KANSAS CITY, MO – The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) has awarded 16 nonprofit organizations a total of $872,954 in Applicant Defined Grants.
The following grants were awarded in February and March 2015:
Health Forward Applicant Defined Grants (ADG) are awarded outside of the Foundation’s annual Requests for Proposals. ADGs are reviewed and awarded monthly and allow organizations to define their own immediate grant needs in relation to the Health Forward mission. Organizations are allowed to apply for an ADG once per year and are capped at $75,000. In 2015, Health Forward will award a total of $4.1 million in ADGs.
“We are proud to support the work these organizations are doing to remove barriers to health care for the most vulnerable populations in our service area,” said Bridget McCandless, M.D., Health Forward President/CEO.
For more information on applying for Health Forward Applicant Defined Grants, visit the Foundation’s website at www.healthforward.org.
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