The Chartercare Foundation Grant Opportunities for 2020
COVID-19 Grants Proposal
Due to overwhelming response, the COVID19 grant application process is now closed. We will share the awardees in the coming days, and will monitor the process going forward, with an eye toward possible allocation of additional funds. Thank you to all the nonprofit agencies for the yeoman’s work you are doing. We applaud your efforts and urge all to stay safe and follow the Governor’s directives.
Wellness/Obesity Prevention/Nutrition Education Grant – Applications are now being accepted for proposals to provide structured programs to identify, treat, and track the effectiveness of wellness programs, nutrition education, diabetes and obesity prevention services, particularly among disadvantaged populations. The deadline for submission is February 29, 2020.
The Chartercare Foundation is pleased to announce its most recent grants to the following organizations:
Domestic Violence & Abuse Prevention grant to Sojourner House – $40,000 for expansion of services to victims of domestic violence
Eldercare Wellness, Safety & Abuse Prevention grant to Capital Community Centers’ Lillian Feinstein Senior Center – $34,213 for diagnosis and treatment of depression and mental health issues experience by elder residents
Behavioral & Mental Health Grant to
Children’s Friend & Service – $10,560 for program services supporting permanency for child placements
Bradley Hospital – $17,133 for establishment of a healing arts program for ages 9-21 at the CADD residences on site
Adoption Rhode Island – $25,000 capacity-building grant to assist waitlisted children in need
Emerging Health Care Needs Grant to the RI Oral Health Foundation – $15, 000 to support Mission of Mercy annual Free Dental Clinic
Nursing & Continuing Medical Education Scholarships – $30,000* (for a list of awardees, please visit the Scholarship page).