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2011 Grantees

Atlanta Alliance on Developmental Disabilities
$ 5,000
Support to provide training and education to nonprofit health organizations regarding the budget and legislative policy priorities in 2011-2012.

Avatar Communications, Inc.
$ 75,000
Support for the marketing and communication efforts of HealthTecdl programming for Healthcare Georgia Foundation's Distance Learning program.

Avatar Communications, Inc.
$ 245,000
Support to plan, execute and evaluate Connections 2012 and the 2012 Joseph D. Greene Community Service Awards Program.

Center for Black Women's Wellness, Inc.
$ 40,000
Support to provide primary care and chronic disease management services to individuals throughout metropolitan Atlanta.

Center for Pan Asian Community Services, Inc. (The)
$ 40,000
Support to increase access and quality of services to Asian and Pacific Islanders in five counties in metropolitan Atlanta.

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta-Hughes Spalding
$ 140,000
Support to implement the Comprehensive Asthma Management Program, which provides an integrated approach to managing asthma.

Coastal Medical Access Project
$ 40,000
Support to expand primary care services and to strengthen organizational capacity.

Cobb Health Futures Foundation
$ 8,000
Support to partially support planning costs for undertaking the MAPP (Mobilizing for action through Planning and Partnerships) process.

Community Advanced Practice Nurses, Inc.
$ 40,000
Support to partially fund a lead clinic coordinator and to purchase software to manage its expanded clinic workforce.

Council on Foundations
$ 12,900
Support of annual membership.

First Choice Primary Care, Inc.
$ 150,000
Support to implement an integrated primary health care and behavioral health care program for high risk underserved youth in Macon.

Foothills Area Health Education Center
$ 24,000
Support for the production of six HealthTecdl programs for the Healthcare Georgia Foundation distance learning program.

Free Clinic of Rome Georgia Inc.
$ 39,000
Support to expand primary care and preventive services to uninsured residents in Chattooga, Floyd and Polk counties.

Georgia Association for Primary Health Care, Inc.
$ 140,000
Support to improve asthma management among children and adolescents by implementing the Learning Model, Chronic Care Model and Performance Improvement Model in four federally qualified health centers in Georgia.

Georgia Association for Primary Health Care, Inc.
$ 5,000
Support for the 2011 Annual Conference titled: Leaders in Quality Health Care.

Georgia Budget and Policy Institute
$ 160,000
Support to conduct research and analysis of the state budget and tax policies as they relate to health care.

Georgia Center for Nonprofits, Inc.
$ 12,000
Support for the continuation of the 2010 funded Healthcare Georgia Capacity Building Program.

Georgia Free Clinic Network Inc.
$ 100,000
Support to provide technical assistance and capacity building to free and charitable clinics throughout the state.

Georgia Health News
$ 50,000
Support to strengthen its capacity to deliver critical information on public health and health care in Georgia to consumers and policymakers statewide through journalism and other online communications.

Georgia Public Health Association
$ 80,000
Support to strengthen its organizational capacity and reach.

Georgia Rural Health Association, Inc.
$ 90,000
Support to increase the effectiveness of the organization's advocacy and policy development work to position itself as a strong voice for rural health in Georgia.

Georgia Southern University Research and Service Foundation, Inc.
$ 150,000
Support on behalf of the Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health to evaluate and provide technical assistance to the Georgia Childhood Asthma Management Program (GCAMP) grantees.

Georgia State University Research Foundation
$ 127,000
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 and/or caregivers.

Georgia Watch
$ 4,500
Support to author a Health Voices policy brief on nonprofit hospital community benefits.

Georgia Women for a Change, Inc.
$ 12,500
Support for the 2012 Georgia Women's Policy Institute.

Georgians for a Healthy Future
$ 105,000
Support to increase organizational capacity to provide consumer health advocacy work in Georgia.

Good News Clinics
$ 37,000
Support to expand its Wellness Initiative Project to increase patient knowledge of lifestyle choices that affect health status.

Good Samaritan Health Center of Cobb
$ 40,000
Support to implement a Quality Assurance Program to provide quality health care to uninsured patients.

Good Shepherd Clinic, Inc.
$ 39,000
Support to expand primary care services to uninsured residents in Clayton County.

Grantmakers In Health
$ 4,000
Support for annual membership for 2011

Group Health Research Institute - Center for Community Health and Evaluation
$ 275,000
Support for Phase II and the completion of the design and implementation of an Evaluation Resource Center (ERC) serving nonprofit health organizations throughout Georgia.

Hayslett Group, LLC
$ 110,000
Support to execute a statewide advocacy campaign to advance public health in Georgia.

Hispanic Health Coalition of Georgia, Inc.
$ 150,000
Support to develop the 2012 Georgia Latino Health Report and to host a second Latino Health Summit in Georgia.

Hispanic Health Coalition of Georgia, Inc.
$ 150,000
Support to develop the 2012 Georgia Latino Health Report and to host a second Latino Health Summit in Georgia.

Kingdom Care, Inc.
$ 30,000
Support to expand access to primary care to uninsured and underinsured residents of five southeast Georgia counties.

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

Lowndes County Partnership for Health
$ 35,000
Support to hire a patient services coordinator and for costs associated with maintaining the clinic's conversion to electronic medical records.

Magnolia Coastlands Area Health Education Center
$ 24,000
Support for the production of six HealthTecdl programs for the Healthcare Georgia Foundation distance learning program.

Mathews & Maxwell, Inc.
$ 35,000
Support to conduct legislative tracking and analyses and to provide education to key policymakers on issues specifically related to the role and status of public health in Georgia.

McIntosh Trail Community Service Board
$ 149,000
Support to integrate primary health care and behavioral health care services for children and adolescents in Butts County.

Mercy Health Center, Inc.
$ 40,000
Support to increase the number of patients served and to expand preventive and wellness services to manage chronic diseases.

Mercy Medical Clinic And Foundation Inc.
$ 30,000
Support on behalf of the Mercy Medical Clinic (MMC) to expand the capacity of the clinic to serve as a medical home to an increasing number of patients in Toombs and surrounding counties.

Mission Wise
$ 9,000
Develop a grantee publication on Earned Income.

Mission Wise
$ 9,000
Support for the development and design of a technical assistance publication on Intellectual Property.

National Mental Health Association of Georgia
$ 5,000
Support for personnel, and direct operating costs associated with mental health education, outreach, and advocacy.

Pediatric Foundation of Georgia
$ 3,000
Support for a "Vaccine Hesitancy Seminar" to be held November 3, 2011 at the Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta.

Sister Song
$ 15,000
Support for a model training program for 25 service providers including four day long educational sessions designed to build program capacity and partnerships that effectively reduce interpersonal violence among women

Southeast Georgia Communities Project
$ 100,000
Support for the diabetes prevention program and organizational capacity.

Southeastern Council of Foundations
$ 5,000
Support for the 2011 Grantmakers in Aging EngAGEment Initiative.

Southwest Georgia Area Health Education Center (SOWEGA-AHEC)
$ 24,000
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.)
$ 128,000
Support to continue to implement the Central Georgia Asthma Education Initiative, a community health education program targeting six counties in the North Central Health District.

TechBridge, Inc.
$ 150,000
Support for the technology implementation, network management, network maintenance, program support and training efforts for the use of HealthTecdl for Healthcare Georgia Foundation's Distance Learning program.

The Carter Center, Inc.
$ 75,000
Support to expand the Learning Collaborative program on integrated care for safety net providers of mental health services across the state of Georgia.

The Schapiro Group, Inc.
$ 3,900
Support to conduct a public opinion poll assessing the perception of Georgia voters with respect to income tax, grocery tax, tobacco tax, legislation and support for health reform law

Three Rivers Area Health Education Center
$ 24,000
Support for the production of six HealthTecdl programs for the Healthcare Georgia Foundation distance learning program.

Union Mission, Inc.
$ 150,000
Support to expand its integrated health care program to high risk children and adolescents.

University of Georgia Research Foundation, Inc.
$ 75,000
Support to evaluate the impact of Georgia's new public health General Grant-in-Aid funding formula.