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Grants Approved

 

Chronic Disease

YMCA of Greater Erie
$70,610
To support the implementation of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) nationally recognized Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) to increase weight loss and physical activity in pre-diabetic adults.

Family Health

University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine
$100,000
To expand access to oral health care and treatment for people with special health care needs at the Center for Patients with Special Needs (CPSN).

Service Delivery Systems

CCAC Educational Foundation
$254,500
To support the (Community College of Allegheny County) CCAC-AGH (Allegheny General Hospital) RN Collaborative initiative by increasing the number and diversity of nurses at AGH through tuition assistance and other services specific to North Side residents enrolling in CCAC School of Nursing.

Highmark Foundation (Request for Proposals: Social Determinants of Health)
$250,000

Highmark Foundation (Request for Proposals: Street Medicine)
$300,000

Total Approved Amount: $1,014,890

Chronic Disease

West Virginia Health Right, Inc.
$75,000
To support the SCALE (Sustainable Change and Lifestyle Enrichment) Weight-Loss program: A multidiscplinary model to address obesity and co-morbid conditions in uninsured and underinsured adults.

West Virginia University at Parkersburg Foundation
$5,000
Presenting sponsor of three educational events held in Parkersburg, WV focused on the opioid epidemic and its impact on West Virginia.

Family Health

Destiny of Faith, Inc
$50,000
To build capacity for the Faith-based Health and Wellness Collaborative

Healty Start
$100,000
To support the establishment of the Center for Urban Breastfeeding (CUB): a comprehensive, supportive breastfeeding education and support for women of color.

Healthy Start
$10,000
Platinum-level sponsorship for the May 21, 2018 Cheryl Squire Flint Cultural Sensitivity Symposium titled: This Woman's Work: Exploring Maternal Mortality and Morbidity.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
$180,000
Presenting Sponsor of the 2018 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Health Care Forum Series.

Women's Health Center of West Virginia, Inc.
$40,000
To support the Parent Program Right from the Start: a program to improve the health status of high-risk, medicaid-insured pregnant women and infants with tailored home based education and supportive services.

Service Delivery Systems

Meals on Wheels Association of Pennsylvania
$48,000
Planning grant to support More than a Meal program: A new service delivery model to imporve the effectiveness of Meals on Wheels programs in Pennsylvania.

Total Approved Amount: $508,000

Chronic Disease

American Cancer Society
$50,000
To support HPV Cancer Free Campaign.

Metro Family Practice, Inc
$90,000
To support salaries of a community health navigator and program coordinator for the WEBS community health navigator pilot program.

Family Health

Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit
$175,000
To support bullying prevention initiatives in Pennsylvania.

Union Project
$165,000
To support Passport 2 Wellness: A program to reduce obesity in underserved communities.

Women for a Healthy Environment
$25,000
To support Creating Healthy Homes: A series of events designed to educate the public about exposure to and risks of environmemtal toxins.

Service Delivery Systems

Allegheny Health Network
$15,900
Co-sponsorship of a two-day women's behavioral health conference held October 25-26.

Blood Science Foundation
$100,000
To support a community education media campaign on the awareness of blood donation.

Centre Volunteers in Medicine
$25,000
A planning grant to assist with development of integrated behavioral health services in the current medical home model of providing routine and emergency medical and dental care, intensive case management and medication support.

North Side Christian Health Center
$25,000
A planning grant to support Hepatitis C Program.

Total Approved Amount: $670,900

Chronic Disease

Macedonia Family and Community Enrichment
$50,000
To support an integrated health HIV model.

Northeast Regional Cancer Institute Navigation Program
$25,000
To support the salary of a patient navigation assistant focusing on education and screening related to breast, cervical, and colorectal cancers.

Family Health

Adagio Health
$20,000
Champion of Women's Health Sponsor of the 2nd Annual Transforming Women's Health Symposium

Allegheny County Health Department
$135,000
To support Live Well Allegheny: Lifting Wellness in African American/Black Populations in Allegheny County (LWA2).

Center for Health Promotion & Disease Prevention
$200,000
To support continued efforts in bullying prevention.

Friendship House
$25,000
To support the expansion of the Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention program in Lycoming County.

Penn State ProWellness
$80,000
To support the Healthy Champions program.

The Children's Home
$190,000
To support a multidisciplinary approach to improve the health of medically fragile children through parent and staff education.

Travelers Aid Society of Pittsburgh
$20,000
To support the ICU Baby Program.

Valley Youth House
$68,000
To support the salary of a Nurse Practitioner and full time therapist for the RICHY (Regional Integrated Collaborative for Healthy Youth) Project.

Service Delivery Systems

Allegheny Health Network
$25,000
Planning grant to support virtual reality learning solutions.

Allegheny Health Network
$10,000
Sponsorship of the 2019 Three Rivers Antimicrobial Stewardship Program.

Allegheny Health Network
$80,000
To support Prehospital Care Services department school safety conference and a mobile training unit.

Jewish Healthcare Foundation
$25,000.00
To support Virtual Senior Academy Tech Buddy Program to combat social isolation and increase digital literacy among low income seniors.

New Sun Rising
$48,150
Sponsorship of the PGHSpot neighborhood conversations and on-line video series.

Total Approved Amount: $1,001,150

Grants to Support Female Veterans

Adagio Health
$50,000
To support the Women Veterans Health Program – Outreach and Education Campaign.

Duquesne University of the Holy Spirit
$25,000
To support Toward Mental health Equity, Empowering Female Veterans: Promoting Mental Health First Aid.

Highlands Health: Services to Female Veterans
$50,000
To support patient navigation to establish a systematic, patient-centered approach focused on individual female veteran patients.

Institute for Military Veterans and Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University
$50,000
To support PA Serves-Greater Pittsburgh.

Lehigh Valley Hospital, Inc.
$25,000
To support Addressing Military Sexual Trauma among Women Veterans in the Lehigh Valley.

United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania
$25,000
Planning grant to support development of an integrated platform to connect female veterans with PA 2-1-1.

Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard: Veterans Place Outreach to Female Veterans
$25,000
To support Veterans Place Outreach to Female Veterans.

YWCA of Greater Harrisburg
$25,000
To support Illness Management and Recovery (IMR).

Total Approved Amount: $275,000

Allegheny Health Network, Lupus Center of Excellence
$90,000
To support a coordinated approach to reaching and caring for underserved and underrepresented patients with lupus in the Pittsburgh region.

Allegheny Health Network, Prehospital Services
$50,000
To support the Healthy Lifestyle Health and Wellness Program for emergency medical services (EMS) providers.

Hope Within Ministries, Inc.
$75,000
To support the medical needs of uninsured and underinsured residents in Lancaster County.

Lancaster Family YMCA
$73,400
To support the implementation of the CDC's nationally recognized Diabetes Prevention Program which will increase weight loss and increase physical activity in pre-diabetic adults.

Northside Leadership Conference Inc.,
$100,000
To support the pilot of Northside Health Angels, a model for community health navigation and support.

Operation Better Block, Inc.,
$100,000
To support Operation Better Block Homewood Health Initiative: A multifaceted approach to improving health and community outcomes.

Pennsylvania District Attorneys Institute
$50,000
To support the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) effort to establish a naloxone administration program to assist municipal police departments in western Pennsylvania reducing the incidence of opioid drug overdoses by purchasing naloxone kits.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/PG Charities
$180,000
Presenting sponsor of the 2017 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Health Care Forum Series.

American Heart Association
$92,000
To support Check. Change. Control: a community-based blood pressure management program.

Bluefield State College Research and Development Corporation
$92,000
To support the implementation of the West Virginia Tri-county Diabetes Management and Prevention program, a comprehensive community-based diabetes awareness and prevention programming for African-American and underserved populations in Mercer, McDowell, and Raleigh counties.

Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit
$200,000
To continue Highmark Foundation's bullying prevention strategies in Pennsylvania and support schools and community systems by strengthening informed and collaborative practices.

Diakon Child Family & Community Ministries
$109,900
To support the expansion of Diakon's diabetes and chronic disease self-management programs by implementing the evidenced-based Stanford Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) and Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSMP).

In Touch and Concerned, Inc.
$2,400
To support basic CPR and first aid training for transportation personnel.

National Association for County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)
$3,500
Sponsorship of an educational learning session during NACCHO's annual conference held in Pittsburgh from July 11-13, 2017

North Huntingdon EMS/Rescue
$50,000
To support the Community Paramedicine Initiative

One on One Fitness and Training, Inc.
$125,000
To support Healthy Lifestyles, Healthy Communities: a comprehensive approach to address obesity prevention in underserved youth and adults.

Primary Care Health Services, Inc.
$40,000
To support the expansion of eye care services at Alma Illery Medical Center

Sheep Inc. Health Care Center
$20,000
To support chronic disease management and prevention programming to reduce the incidence and prevalence of diabetes.

Adagio Health
$25,000
Title sponsor of the Transforming Women's Health Symposium.

Allegheny Health Network
$25,000
To support St. Vincent Hospital's Women's Health Forum.

Cabell Huntington Hospital Foundation
$75,000
To support the MOMS (Maternal Opiate Medical Suppor) Program.

Charleston Area Medical Center Education and Research Institute, Inc.
$55,000
To support the Southern Obesity Summit in West Virginia.

Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention (CHPDP)
$200,000
To implement effective statewide bullying prevention strategies that support parents, students, and schools.

Hamilton Health Center, Inc.
$125,000
To support a RN patient educator and supportive health programming in Perry County.

Healthy Start, Inc.
$65,000
Planning grant to support the Comprehensive Women's Health Program Partnership.

Lebanon Valley Volunteers in Medicine
$50,000
To build capacity and expand services by increasing the hours of the current part-time CRNP and part-time medical assistant position.

Lehigh Valley Health Network
$10,000
To support the 2017 Lehigh Valley Health Network Lung Cancer Forum.

Lehigh Valley Health Network
$100,000
To support the development of a Head and Neck Multidisciplinary Clinic and certified nurse navigator position.

Maternal and Family Health Services, Inc.
$115,000
To expand service delivery of intensive case management services to target populations through a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Mt. Ararat Community Activity Center
$135,000
To support Kids on the G.R.O.W. (Gaining Rewards for Overall Wellness).

The Jewish Healthcare Foundation of Pittsburgh
$25,000
To support health literacy efforts for marketplace consumers and assist with navigating the health system.

Women for a Healthy Environment
$80,000
Presenting sponsor of the Creating Healthy Communities: Pittsburgh Lead Summit 2018 scheduled for spring 2018.

Central Pennsylvania

Fulton County CommunityChristian Elementary, Middle and High Schools
Indoor Environmental Health
$3,200

James Buchanan Middle School
JBMS Healthy Heart FitnessProgram
$6,300

Shrewsbury Elementary School
Positive Behavior SupportProgram
$7,400

Thaddeus Stevens Elementary School
Harvesting Healthy Habits
$6,000

Wilson High School
Rowing into an Active andHealthy Lifestyle
$6,900

Northeastern Pennsylvania

Blue Ridge Middle and Blue Ridge High Schools
SPARK Physical Education MS/HS
$7,500

Dickey Elementary School
Wealth of Health Program
$7,122

Mill Hall Elementary School
Wealth of Health Program
$7,122

Pocono Mountain West High School
West High School Physical Education Program
$7,000

Resica Elementary School
Resica F.I.T (Families in Training)
$5,950

West Virginia

Bridge Street Middle School
Water is KEY
$3,380

Clendenin Elementary School
New PATHS Forward
$5,000

Corpus Christi Elementary/Middle School
Crusaders for Good Health
$5,000

Montrose Elementary
Montrose Mustangs Make FitnessFun
$4,000

Moundsville Middle School
Health and Physical EducationProgram
$4,600

Pocahontas County High School
Warrior Wellness
$4,600

Ritchie County Middle and Ritchie County High Schools
Waste Reduction: Refilling Station
$1,800

St. Joseph School
School Garden Program
$5,000

St. Michael Parish School
Waste Reduction: Going Green
$5,000

St. Vincent de Paul Parish School
Tools for Living a HealthyLifestyle
$5,000

Weirton Madonna High School
Madonna Gets Movin'!
$5,000

Western Pennsylvania

ACLD Tillotson School
ACLD Tillotson School
$7,500

Apollo-Ridge High School
Choice-Based Functional Fitness
$7,393

Apollo-Ridge Middle School
Functional Fitness Foundations
$7,327

Blackhawk High School
Cougar CrossFit
$7,462

Blairsville Middle High School
Life Skills Support
$7,500

Butler Area Senior High School
Personalized Fitness Pathways
$7,349

Central Elementary School
Bullying Prevention
$7,500

Clarion-Limestone Elementary School
Wellness Program
$4,235

Cranberry Junior Senior High School
Heart Rate Hustle
$7,497

East Union Intermediate Center and Deer Lakes Middle School
Deer Lakes Healthy Fit Kids
$6,193

Elroy Elementary and Moore Elementary Schools
Catching a Healthy Lifestyle
$7,117

Forest Hills Elementary School
Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program
$5,338

Foster Elementary School
Olweus Reboot
$1,667

Girard High School, Rice Avenue Middle School, Elk Valley Elementary School
Fit4Life Project
$7,500

Greensburg Salem Middle School
Pedal, Paddle & Push Our Way to Wellness!
$6,141

Holiday Park Elementary School
Holiday Park Elementary PhysicalEducation
$4,800

Hoover Elementary School
Olweus Reboot
$1,667

Hosack Elementary School
Health Education Resource Expansion
$5,100

Howe Elementary School
Olweus Reboot
$1,667

Imani Christian Academy
Tools for Healthy Living Program
$5,000

Jefferson Elementary School
Olweus Reboot
$1,667

Jefferson Middle School
Olweus Reboot
$1,667

Juniata Valley Elementary and Juniata Valley High Schools
Juniata Valley Physical Education
$6,561

Lincoln Elementary School
Olweus Reboot
$1,667

Logan Elementary School
Wildcat Behavior Program (PBIS)
$3,000

Manchester Academic Charter School
MACS Educational Garden
$3,500

Markham Elementary School
Olweus Reboot
$1,667

McGuffey Middle and McGuffey High Schools
Room to GROW
$7,268

Mellon Middle School
Olweus Reboot
$1,667

Mon Valley School
Mon Valley on the Move
$7,400

Norwin High School
From Land to Table
$6,756

Oblock Junior High School
Students on Target: HealthyBodies, Healthy Hearts
$4,500

Peebles Elementary School
Health & Physical Education
$7,500

Pittsburgh Montessori PreK-5
Montessori Pedal Power
$5,000

Sharpsville Area Middle School
Health and Fitness Project forSMS, Putting a stop to obesity
$7,500

South Buffalo Elementary School
More Meaningful Movement!
$5,302

South Fayette Middle School
F.I.T.S. Project (FitnessImproved Through Swimming)
$6,200

Sto-Rox Elementary Campus
Everyone Can Problem Solve!
$6,000

The Pathfinder School
The Pathfinder School
$865

Universal Academy of Pittsburgh
Universal Academy of PittsburghHealthy Bodies and Healthy Minds
$4,300

Urban Pathways Elementary School
Urban Pathways Proactive DayStarter Smoothie Program
$5,000

Washington Elementary School
Olweus Reboot
$1,667

Wasson Avenue Elementary School
I Can Problem Solve (ICPS)
$5,500

 

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