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News by Topic: Philanthropy

Jun 11, 2019 - The Investing in Kentucky's Future (IKF) initiative successfully helped address factors related to childhood obesity and Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in 7 counties in Kentucky, prompting its funder to grant $200,00 to expand the program to rural counties near Russell. Local communities choose which areas they want to focus on, making the program more accessible for rural communities.
Source: Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky
Apr 24, 2019 - Opinion piece on rural philanthropy and dependence between rural and urban communities. Highlights a private funder with a rural-focused strategy that supports rural-to-urban collaboration.
Source: Healthy Places by Design Blog