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Sunflower Foundation Capacity Building Grants

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Sunflower Foundation: Health Care for Kansans
Feb 15, 2017

Sunflower Foundation provides capacity building grants for organizations in Kansas that provide healthcare and prevention services for low-income, uninsured, and other vulnerable populations.

Proposed projects should be designed to build core organizational strength by increasing effectiveness, efficiency, quality, safety, impact, and/or sustainability, with priority given to:

  • Technology - upgrades or enhancements to information technology systems, digital data and infrastructure, communication technologies, as well as the development of staff skills to use technology to facilitate the work of the organization
  • Training and education - staff talent development; board leadership skills; organizational planning, assessment, and strategy development; skills to create and sustain strategic relationships; and fund development
  • Media messaging and communication - enhance the organization’s overall capacity to communicate its mission and expand its reach through social media and a website

Eligible applicants include nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations and state or local governments in Kansas that predominantly serve vulnerable populations and are categorized as one of the following types of agencies:

  • Safety net organization
  • Local health department or public health organization
  • Aging and/or disability organization
  • Health and social service organization whose primary focus is health equity, social justice and/or addressing the social and economic factors that influence people’s health
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Up to $30,000

Application process

Links to additional guidance and the application instructions are available on the program website.

Applications must be submitted online through the Sunflower Foundation's grant portal.

View the applicant information webinar recording.

Tagged as
Elderly population · Federally Qualified Health Centers · Governance of healthcare facilities · Health information technology · Health workforce education and training · Healthcare facilities · Healthcare quality · Leadership · Needs assessment methods and resources · People with disabilities · Poverty · Public health · Rural Health Clinics · Uninsured and underinsured · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Kansas

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