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Grantees

2010 Grantees

ARCS Foundation Inc.
$ 5,000
Support for ARCS annual meeting and luncheon program in November that supports scholars (health scientists) from four partner institutions - Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Morehouse College and the University of Georgia

Blue Ridge Area Health Education Center
$ 15,000
Support for the production of six HealthTecdl programs for the Healthcare Georgia Foundation distance learning program.

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation
$ 125,000
Support for a comprehensive Asthma Management Program, which provides an integrated approach to managing childhood asthma for children in metropolitan Atlanta.

District 2 Public Health
$ 130,000
Increasing access to HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment services to the uninsured in the 13 counties served by District 2.

Families USA Foundation
$ 152,000
Planning and delivery of state-specific training, technical assistance and strategic counsel in the implementation of health reform in Georgia.

Foothills Area Health Education Center
$ 22,500
Support for the production of six HealthTecdl programs for the Healthcare Georgia Foundation distance learning program.

Georgia Association for Primary Health Care, Inc.
$ 150,000
Support to improve asthma management among children and adolescents by implementing the Learning Model, Chronic Care Model and Performance Improvement Model in four of Georgia's federally qualified health centers.

Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention, Inc.
$ 150,000
Support to implement an advocacy and policy project to strengthen local capacity in two Georgia communities (Albany and Clayton County) to address comprehensive teen pregnancy prevention.

Georgia Center for Nonprofits, Inc.
$ 140,000
Phase IV of Healthcare Georgia Capacity Building Project, including the provision of organizational assessments for nonprofit health organizations, implementation of capacity building workshops, support for executive coaching, and delivery of customized technical assistance to nonprofit health organizations.

Georgia Rural Health Association, Inc.
$ 5,000
Support to assist with funding Executive Director search.

Georgia Southern University Research and Service Foundation, Inc.
$ 142,000
Evaluate and provide technical assistance to the Georgia Childhood Asthma Management Program grantees.

Georgia Southern University Research and Service Foundation, Inc.
$ 80,000
Examine the economic impact of children's lack of access to preventive and routine dental care in rural communities in Southeast Georgia

Georgia State University Research Foundation
$ 120,000
Support to continue an asthma management program in the Neighborhood Planning Unit V community, with a focus on training and health care navigation for children and their parents/caregivers.

Georgia Statewide AHEC Network Program Office
$ 15,000
Support for the production of six HealthTecdl programs for the Healthcare Georgia Foundation distance learning program.

Georgia Watch
$ 175,000
Support the Hospital Accountability Project designed to broaden accessibility to affordable, quality health care for uninsured, underinsured and low-income Georgians by addressing soci-economic obstacles, hospital policies and state regulations.

Grady Memorial Hospital Corporation
$ 230,000
Continue its patient navigator program to increase access to primary and preventive care at Grady's eight neighborhood health centers in Fulton and DeKalb counties.

Grantmakers In Health
$ 2,500
Support for the 2010 Annual Meeting on Health Philanthropy scheduled for March 12-12, 2010 in Orlando, Florida and support for Healthcare Georgia Foundation's membership and partnership in Grantmakers in Health.

Grantmakers In Health
$ 4,000
Support for annual membership for FY2010.

Group Health Research Institute - Center for Community Health and Evaluation
$ 50,000
Evaluation Resource Center - Phase I Augmentation - extending evaluation technical assistance and training to safety net grantees

Hayslett Group, LLC
$ 260,000
Execute the second year of a statewide advocacy campaign to advance public health in Georgia.

Lowndes County Board of Health
$ 150,000
Support to continue a childhood asthma management program through Children's Medical Services.

Magnetic North, LLC
$ 15,000
Strategic planning effort designed to assist the State of Georgia administer the CDC funded grant - Strengthening Public Health Infrastructure for Improved Health Outcomes

Magnolia Coastlands Area Health Education Center
$ 25,000
Support for the production of six HealthTecdl programs for the Healthcare Georgia Foundation distance learning program.

Mathews & Maxwell, Inc.
$ 12,000
Provide Healthcare Georgia Foundation with health legislative tracking; analysis and strategic planning; and keeping the Foundation informed of legislative and regulatory activities that impact public health, trauma care, and the health safety net.

Medbank Foundation, Inc.
$ 100,000
Support to expand access to free prescription medications to their partner clinics in Chatham and Bulloch counties.

Mission Wise
$ 4,000
Support for a series of half-day workshops on intellectual property and earned income for nonprofit health organizations.

Morehouse School of Medicine, Inc.
$ 80,000
National Center for Primary Care at the Morehouse School of Medicine to examine the economic impact of racial and ethnic disparities in Georgia.

National Foundation for the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, Inc.
$ 150,000
Support to assist Healthcare Georgia Foundation in the creation of a statewide Evaluation Resource Center (ERC) for nonprofit health organizations by providing the expertise of a senior evaluation scientist.

Southeastern Council of Foundations
$ 5,000
Support for the 2010 Grantmakers in Aging EngAGEment Initiative.

Southeastern Council of Foundations
$ 7,000
Support for the 2010 Health Legacy Foundation Trustee/CEO Retreat scheduled for March 9-10, 2010 in Orlando, Florida and support Healthcare Georgia Foundation's SECF membership.

Southwest Georgia Area Health Education Center (SOWEGA-AHEC)
$ 25,000
Support for the production of six HealthTecdl programs for the Healthcare Georgia Foundation distance learning program.

SWAH Empowerment, Inc. (formerly St. Galilee Outreach Ministry, Inc.)
$ 130,000
Support to continue to implement the Central Georgia Asthma Education Initiative (CGAEI), a community health education program targeting six counties in the North Central Health District.

The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, Inc.
$ 18,000
Development of Neighborhood Nexus, a community information system designed to track health trends and inform community action and resource allocations.

Theisen Consulting LLC
$ 15,000
Provide staff support to the Public Health Commission in the development of its final report due to the state legislature in December 2010.

Theisen Consulting LLC
$ 7,500
Support to design and publish a guide to assist nonprofits to plan and execute Board and staff succession efforts.

Three Rivers Area Health Education Center
$ 22,500
Support for the production of six HealthTecdl programs for the Healthcare Georgia Foundation distance learning program.