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Washington Community Learning Grants

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Sponsor
Group Health Foundation
Deadlines
Oct 25, 2019
Contact
Purpose

Community Learning Grants provide funding to improve health equity through projects focused on social determinants of health and community-defined health priorities in Washington state.

Priorities include:

  • Organizations and fiscally-sponsored projects that may be smaller or newer, and that have less access to philanthropy and major donors
  • Culturally-specific, cross-racial, and disability-led groups that are founded by people most impacted and led by the people whom they were created to serve
  • Community-rooted groups with inventive, new, and overlooked ideas for changing systems that undermine opportunity and health

Rural and tribal organizations are the types of groups that are prioritized during this funding round.

Eligibility

Nonprofit organizations and fiscally sponsored groups are eligible to apply.

Geographic coverage
Washington
Amount of funding

Grants are 3 year awards for general operating support. The Foundation has 3 defined levels of giving:

  • $50,000 per year for 3 years
  • $75,000 per year for 3 years
  • $100,000 per year for 3 years
Application process

A link to the online initial application is available on the program website.

Selected applicants will be invited to submit additional information.

Group Health Foundation is working to make their grant process accessible to people with disabilities, people who communicate in languages other than English, and organizations that are new to working with philanthropy. The Foundation will work to provide:

  • Interpretation and translation services to ensure access to guidelines, applications, and supplemental information in languages other than English
  • Large-print formats of materials and instructions
  • Alternative application methods, including over the phone, by video or voice recording, and on paper as opposed to digital submission
  • Support from professional grant writers
Tagged as
Community and faith-based initiatives · Health disparities · Limited English proficient · People with disabilities · Policy · Social determinants of health · Washington



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