Previous Grantees

 

GRANTS AWARDED

 
*Multiyear grants are noted. They are listed once in the year awarded  
FY17 GRANTEES PROJECTS
American Diversity Group Expand access to healthcare at free health fairs
Aspire Counseling Behavioral health services for women and children in the Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies program
Bowen McCauley Dance Dance for Parkinson’s Disease Program
Care for Your Health Support a healthcare in the home pilot program for seniors and individuals with disabilities
Chinese Culture and Community Service Center Brooks Saltsman Service Award to support business model development at the Pan Asian Volunteer Health Clinic
Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind Diabetic Retinopathy screenings at safety-net clinics

Vision screenings at Homeless Resource Day and for students with limited access to resources

*Community Health and Empowerment through Education and Research Develop the Long Branch Healthy Food Access Partnership with local healthcare and food providers to better address the health needs of patients with uncontrolled diabetes
Community Ministries of Rockville Support Mansfield Kaseman Health Clinic
Crossway Community Center Support training to enhance well-being of those with mild dementia
EveryMind Behavioral health services at Holy Cross Health Clinic and Daly ES in Germantown, MD

Support bilingual and culturally competent health and wellness student interns

Family Services, Inc. Design, raise funds and establish the Thriving Germantown HUB

Support early childhood hearing screenings

Gaithersburg HELP Prescription assistance for uninsured or underinsured patients
Germantown HELP Purchase perishable food items for emergency assistance
Grantmakers in Health Funding Partner
Hearts and Homes for Youth Train agency staff in trauma-informed care practices
Hope Connections for Cancer Support Spanish-language cancer support group
Hospice Caring, Inc. Support the creation of the Montgomery County End-of-Life Coalition
Identity, Inc. Social, emotional and academic support program to serve students at Daly ES and their families

Support a mental health counselor in upper Montgomery County

Jewish Council for the Aging Support interns from USG BSN and BSW interns working at the Misler Adult Day Center
Jewish Social Services Agency Convert Partners in Care Program at Homecrest House into an evidence-based model
Leadership Montgomery Cultivate engagement and awareness of health and wellness issues in Montgomery County
Manna Food Center Healthy budget-friendly teaching demonstrations to students and families in upper Montgomery County
Mercy Health Clinic Support a referral nurse
Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Montgomery County Healthy Community Index
MobileMed and Aspire Counseling Support trauma-informed screening, review and follow-up behavioral health care
Montgomery College Support nursing scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year
Montgomery County Adult Education and Literacy Provide English and ESOL classes for healthcare employees
Montgomery County Television Support a Youth Mental Wellness Conference
Montgomery Hospice Training for volunteers on Comfort Touch therapy
Muslim Community Center Medical Clinic Establish an in-house pharmacy
Nonprofit Montgomery Enhance the leadership capacity, infrastructure, and fiscal strength of nonprofits that deliver health and wellness services and build the healthcare workforce

*Support Montgomery Moving Forward

Training for health and human services organizations to increase access to health insurance coverage for low income residents

People Animals Love Support new PAL Pet Visit Program sites
Primary Care Coalition Caring for the Whole Child pilot project to reimburse safety net clinics for behavioral health services provided to uninsured teens

Emergency funding for victims of the Flower Avenue explosion in August 2016

Regional Primary Care Coalition (Consumer Health Foundation) Funding Partner
Shared Horizons, Inc. Medical equipment and therapies for people with disabilities
Spanish Catholic Center Increase number of patients accessing behavioral health services
Spirit Club Foundation Expand the integrated fitness program to serve seniors
Vietnamese American Services Promote access to healthcare services in the Vietnamese American community
Warrior Canine Connection Animal assisted therapy to mitigate symptoms of post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries in veterans
Women Who Care Ministries Provide children at Daly ES with weekend food sacks
FY16 GRANTEES PROJECTS
Ana A. Brito Foundation Small Grant to provide Well Being Services (health risk assessments, screenings, nutritional seminars, etc.) for limited English proficient residents in upper Montgomery County
Aspire Counseling Emerging Needs Grant to increase healthcare workforce capacity by supporting field training and supervision to BSW/MSW students
CHI Centers, Inc. Emerging Needs Grant to improve the healthcare quality for individuals with intellectual and other developmental disabilities served by CHI and to build capacity, competencies and morale of CHI staff
Circle of Hope Therapeutic Riding Small Grant to provide equine assisted activities and therapies to seniors
Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

Small Grants to support Vision Screenings at Homeless Resource Day

and at Captain James E. Daly Elementary School

Community Clinic, Inc. Multi-year grant to support business, service, and performance capacity
Community Foundation of Montgomery County Small Grant to support the development of integrated health and education goals to address risk behaviors associated with youth
Community Health through Education Enrichment and Research (CHEER) General Operating Support to develop a Community Health Worker program
Community Ministries of Rockville’s Mansfield Kaseman Health Clinic General Operating Support to build organizational capacity/Medicaid expansion and promote improved quality and continuity of health and wellness for patients
Germantown HELP Small Grant to support prescription services, copays and deductibles in partnership with the Germantown Holy Cross Health Clinic
Grantmakers in Health Small Grant – Funding Partner
Hope Connections for Cancer Support Small Grant to fund the creation of a free support group for caregivers whose primary language is Spanish
Institute for Public Health Innovation Small Grant to support work in Germantown through the Healthy Montgomery Transforming Communities Initiative
Jewish Council for the Aging’s Misler Adult Day Care Center General Operating Support to support integrated services for seniors by growing the workforce through hiring USG/MC nursing interns to provide additional hours of direct client care
Leadership Montgomery Small Grant to support a session on health and wellness for the Core Program
Mary’s Center Montgomery County Services Expansion

(multi-year grant)

Mental Health Association of Montgomery County General Operating Support to build capacity of the mental health workforce by training interns to provide mental health services to additional patients.
Mercy Health Clinic General Operating Support to enhance clinic capacity to serve more patients and improve quality health measures through paid Nurse Practitioner positions
Mobile Medical Care, Inc. and Aspire Counseling Integrating Health and Behavioral Health Services
Montgomery Hospice

 

 

General Operating Support – to provide training and implement care improvements to the Silver Team that offers specialty care for acutely-ill patients
Muslim Community Health Clinic General Operating Support to support dental services
Nonprofit Montgomery Two grants to enhance the leadership capacity, infrastructure, and fiscal strength of nonprofits that deliver health and wellness services and build the healthcare workforce
Nonprofit Montgomery – Montgomery Moving Forward Small Grant to support early care and education and college and career readiness
Primary Care Coalition Multi-year grant to develop consumer centered, sustainable business models with (6) six Montgomery Cares partnering organizations;

Emerging Needs grant to convert Montgomery Cares to a standardized enrollment and eligibility program, to assist clinics in becoming Medicaid providers and develop capacity to bill for Medicaid services

Proyecto Salud General Operating Support for the 2nd phase of developing a sustainable business model
Regional Primary Care Coalition (Consumer Health Foundation) Small Grant – Funding Partner
Spirit Club Foundation Small Grant to provide access for people with disabilities to exercise and participate in fitness programs
Universities at Shady Grove and Montgomery College Foundation Multi-year grant to develop a workforce pathway from Montgomery College (MC) to USG for nursing, social work, and public health students
Vietnamese American Services Small Grant to work with Vietnamese immigrants with limited and non-standard work schedules to access primary care services and learn about healthy living
   
FY15 GRANTEES PROJECTS
Aspire Counseling Empathy in Patient Care Workshop
Bowen McCauley Dance, Inc. Small Grant
CHEER Capacity Building — Long Branch Outreach and Primary Care Referral
CHI Centers, Inc. Small Grant
Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind Capacity Building — Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Project

 

Small Grant

 

Community Clinic, Inc. Leadership Infrastructure Transformation

 

General Operating Support Grant

Community Ministries of Rockville, Inc General Operating Support Grant
Consumer Health Foundation Annual Support
Cornerstone Montgomery Capacity Building — Nursing Care Internship Collaborative Project
Family Services Inc. Capacity Building — CareLink Transitions
Grantmakers In Health Small Grant — Funding Partner
Hope Connections for Cancer Support Small Grant
Jewish Council for the Aging General Operating Support Grant
Literacy Council of Montgomery County, MD Small Grant
Mary’s Center for Maternal & Child Care General Operating Support Grant
Mercy Health Clinic, Inc. Capacity Building — Building Capacity for Montgomery Cares 2.0
Mobile Medical Care, Inc. General Operating Support Grant
Montgomery College Foundation The Community Nursing Leadership Pathway
Montgomery Hospice Nursing Care
Muslim Community Center Medical Clinic Capacity Building — Muslim Community Center Medical Clinic
Nonprofit Montgomery Small Grant
Primary Care Coalition  General Operating Support Grant
Proyecto Salud  Business Model Analysis and Development
Spanish Catholic Center  General Operating Support Grant
St. Ann’s Center for Children, Youth and Families  Small Grant
The Children’s Inn at NIH  Small Grant
 The Universities at Shady Grove  Achieving Collegiate Excellence and Success

 

Nursing, Pharmacy and Mental Health Workforce Pipeline*

Victory Housing, Inc. Small Grant
Warrior Canine Connection Small Grant
Women Who Care Ministries Small Grant
Workforce Solutions Group Small Grant