Applications for grants from the Blue Shield of California Foundation. The foundation will award up to $1-million in grants to California community health centers and county-operated clinics to develop or improve care teams. Applicants must receive general operating support funding from the foundation or be county-operated clinics predominantly serving low-income Californians that currently deliver care through teams; have patients assigned to the panel of one primary provider, with a system of empanelment in place for at least six months, and have implemented an electronic health record system that has been live for at least six months.
Web site: http://www.blueshieldcafoundation.org/sites/default/files/u9/TeamBasedCare_RFA_FINAL_February_2014.pdf
Recognition Grants expand the Kansas Health Foundation’s support to a broad range of health-related organizations throughout the state. Grants of up to $25,000 each will be given to organizations and agencies doing meaningful work that improves the health of all Kansans. Additional information is available on the foundation's website. Who may apply: organizations classified as tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, churches, or government agencies. Applicants must be located within the state of Kansas or within Jackson, Jasper, or Newton Counties of Missouri. If located in one of the Missouri counties, the organization can only use its grant for projects within Kansas.
Web site: http://www.kansashealth.org/grantmaking/recognitiongrants
Letters of intent to apply for grants from the VNA Foundation. Grants will support nonprofit organizations for home- and community-based health care and health services that focus on the needs of disadvantaged people in the metropolitan Chicago area. The foundation awards program, operating, and capital grants in support of home health-care services, community and school-based services, primary care and chronic disease management, and health promotion. Priority is given to programs in which care is provided by nurses. To be considered for a grant, organizations must have 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status from the Internal Revenue Service and work in Cook, Lake, McHenry, DuPage, Kane, and Will Counties.
Web site: http://vnafoundation.net/guidelines-procedures