The Kresge Foundation, the Advisory Board Company, the de
Beaumont Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation have collaborated to
launch the BUILD Health Challenge.
"BUILD Health will support community-driven population health improvement
efforts in 14 low-income urban neighborhoods around the nation with up to $7.5
million in grants, low interest loans and technical assistance." Round
one applications are due January 16th. A round two set of applications
will be extended to select applicants on February 12th, with applications due
April 10. Awardees will be announced June 9th. You can register for the first of several Q&A webconferences,
scheduled for December 2nd, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. (EST).