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COMPASS Initiative HIV Capacity Building Grants

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Emory University COMPASS Coordinating Center, Gilead COMPASS (COMmitment to Partnership in Addressing HIV/AIDS in Southern States) Initiative
Feb 20, 2023

The Gilead COMPASS Initiative provides capacity building grants and technical assistance for HIV/AIDS-serving community-based organizations in 12 southern 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

Priority will be given to proposals in the focus areas:

  • Organizing and mobilizing
  • Internal management and operations
  • Communications

Applicants must be HIV service organizations, which are community based organizations (CBOs) that prioritize HIV prevention or care services, or is a CBO with a substantial budgetary investment in HIV related programming.

Applications must be 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations. Applicants without 501(c)(3) status must have a fiscal sponsor to apply.

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

Award ceiling: $25,000
Project period: 7 months

Organizations must plan and prepare for 2 hours of capacity building per month with 1 hour dedicated to coaching sessions and 1 hour dedicated to online training.

Application process

A link to the online application system is available on 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 · Arkansas · Florida · Georgia · Kentucky · Louisiana · Mississippi · North Carolina · Oklahoma · South Carolina · Tennessee · Texas

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