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Hawaii Community Foundation Health and Wellness Collaboration and Seed Grants

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Hawaii Community Foundation
Jul 7, 2023

Jarissa Lum


The Hawaii Community Foundation will provide grants for collaborative, community developed projects designed to improve the ecosystem of health and wellness where people in Hawaii live, connect, work, and play.

Strategies include:

  • Providing better data and information
  • Growing the health and wellness workforce
  • Addressing mental and behavioral health
  • Increasing holistic and community-based health and wellness options
  • Involving communities in decision making

Funding opportunities include:

  1. Collaboration Grant - Projects that take shared action with other organizations to achieve program goals and impact
  2. Seed Grant - Pilot projects that are generating solutions to create a more resilient, equitable and secure Hawaii and hold promise for achieving impact

Populations/health issues of focus include:

  • Mental health
  • Kupuna
  • Disability
  • Abuse
  • Homelessness
  • General health
  • Native Hawaiian health
  • Children
  • Military/veterans

Eligible applicants are nonprofit organizations with 501(c)3 tax-exempt status that provide services in Hawaii.

Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Collaboration Grant:

  • Maximum award amount: $50,000
  • Expected number of awards: 11-14

Seed Grant:

  • Maximum award amount: $5,000
  • Expected number of awards: 6-10
Application process

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

Tagged as
Community and faith-based initiatives · Culture and cultural competency · Health workforce education and training · Healthcare needs and services · Mental health · Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander · Networking and collaboration · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Hawaii

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