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COMPASS Initiative HIV Capacity Building Assistance and Training

Gilead COMPASS (COMmitment to Partnership in Addressing HIV/AIDS in Southern States) Initiative
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

The Gilead COMPASS Initiative provides training and technical assistance for HIV/AIDS-serving community-based organizations in the 9 Deep South states.

Topics include:

  • Governance and leadership
  • Mission, values, and strategy
  • Finance and administration
  • Resource development
  • Strategic relationships and coalition building
  • Communications
  • Internal management and operations
  • Service delivery and impact
  • The role of mental health, trauma-informed care, harm reduction, legislative advocacy, and healing justice in the HIV epidemic
  • Substance use and the opioid epidemic
  • HIV awareness, stigma reduction, and culturally appropriate care

Participants must be located in one of 9 deep south states. Eligible organizations are:

  • Community based organization with 501(c)(3) status
  • Nonprofit organizations without 501(c)(3) status
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC)
  • For-profit organizations with a medical care component

Local government agencies are only eligible to apply for Wellbeing and Mental Health trainings or Stigma Reduction and Culturally Responsive Care trainings.

Geographic coverage
Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas
Amount of funding

This is a training and technical assistance opportunity.

Application process

Choose the link to apply for the desired training/assistance from the program website.

Tagged as
Culture and cultural competency · HIV and AIDS · Healthcare business and finance · Mental health · Networking and collaboration · Planning and strategy methods and resources · Policy · Stigma · Substance use and misuse · Sustainability of programs · The South · Trauma-informed care · Alabama · Florida · Georgia · Louisiana · Mississippi · North Carolina · South Carolina · Tennessee · Texas

For complete information about funding programs, including your application status, please contact funders directly. Summaries are provided for your convenience only. RHIhub does not take part in application processes or monitor application status.