Category: Health

GRANT #396: Piedmont High School Therapy Dog Program 04/27/2020
Feeling Anxious? A Nice Doggie Can Help You Calm Down Fast.
GRANT #394: Feed Hungry, At-Risk New Yorkers During COVID-19 04/13/2020
Of All The Things People Need Right Now, This One’s Pretty Important.
GRANT #393: COVID Tech Connect 04/06/2020
WARNING: This CV19 Story Has An Unhappy Ending. (At Least There’s An Ending.)
GRANT #391: Casa Hogar El Puente 03/23/2020
When Life As You Knew It Is Over, How Will You Protect Your Family?
GRANT #386: Rad Child Podcast 02/18/2020
A Child Just Asked A Question That Freaked You Right Out. Now What?
GRANT #379: Sueños Sin Fronteras de Tejas 12/30/2019
Would You Buy A Meal For An Immigrant On The Texas Border? We Are & We Hope You Will Too
GRANT #378: Caregiver Collective 12/23/2019
You’re 25 Years Old And You Live With Mom – Because You’re Her Caregiver. (And It’s Weird.)
GRANT #377: Games and Online Harassment Support Hotline 12/17/2019
Because The Gaming Industry Just Had Its #MeToo Reckoning: Who You Gonna Call?
GRANT #374: Yoga for Resilience Against Injustice 11/25/2019
Raise Your Hand if You Are Partly Responsible for the Worldwide Cultural Epidemic of White Supremacy
GRANT #368: Revolutionary Women Leaders of Puna Mini Retreat 10/14/2019
In Traumatic Times, The Caregivers Need To Be Cared For Too
GRANT #367: Mimi: A Story About Absence Seizures 10/07/2019
That Person Ignoring You Might Not Just Be “Lost In Thought.” It Could Be A Seizure.
GRANT #366: Vagina Chorus 09/30/2019
Vagina Chorus Is Not What You Think It Is. (OK, It Isn’t What WE Thought It Was.)
GRANT #363: Village Launch Party 09/09/2019
If This Works Everybody’s Gonna Want To Move To Vermont When They’re Old
GRANT #358: Lift Like a Girl 08/05/2019
An Egyptian Girl Wants To Be A World Champion Weightlifter. A Filmmaker Wants To Tell Her Story.
GRANT #353: Keeping Asylum Seekers Healthy and Safe 07/01/2019
Have You Heard? A Bar Of Soap And A Toothbrush Are Too Much To Expect If You’re In US Custody For Weeks
GRANT #350: Vpershe 06/10/2019
Teens Want “The Facts Of Life” But Nobody Will Tell Them In The Only Language They Understand
GRANT #349: Abortion Access Force 06/03/2019
If You Have To Explain The Joke, It’s Not Funny. Reproductive Health Is No Joke.
GRANT #348: Edible Insects in Uganda 05/28/2019
Its Name Starts With “Meal,” It’s Good Food! (Even Though The Rest Of Its Name Is “Worm”)
GRANT #343: Scarred But Winners 04/20/2019
Are You Brave Enough To READ About What This Awesome Grantee Wants To Do?
GRANT #188: Hope House 04/11/2016
Ending the tragic cycle of young girls being forced into prostitution.
GRANT #184: fEMR 03/14/2016
A free electronic medical records system that improves the quality of care provided to some of the world’s poorest populations.
GRANT #182: #RiseUp – Sexual Assault Survivor Rights Act 02/29/2016
Empowering sexual assault survivors with civil rights.
GRANT #179: SenseU 02/08/2016
A decision-based narrative game that teaches young adults about sex & positive body image.
GRANT #176: Portland Wheelers 01/18/2016
Outdoor biking fun for people living with disabilities.
GRANT #171: Out of My Head 12/14/2015
A film that dissects the history and mystery of the migraine.
GRANT #167: Generation Development Initiative 11/16/2015
Working to create an enabling environment where boys and men will support and empower girls and women to achieve their full potential.
GRANT #166: Daily Table 11/09/2015
A health care initiative, disguised as a grocery store
GRANT #164: T.E.A.M. MCAULEY 10/26/2015
In memory of Mary McAuley.
GRANT #162: Lava Mae 10/12/2015
Delivering dignity one shower at a time.
GRANT #149: A Carnival Fantasy: Where Anything is Possible 07/13/2015
Move over cancer, this 17-year-old isn't going to let you ruin the fun. Angel Eaton is having a carnival extravaganza!
GRANT #140: Little Lotus 05/11/2015
NASA technology comforts babies at home while saving the lives of babies abroad
GRANT #139: Step By Step Haiti 05/04/2015
A clinic that treats people who live with diabetes is committed to ending unnecessary amputations
GRANT #138: Clear The Air 04/27/2015
Clear the air by making necessary and relevant information available to all.
GRANT #120: Empowering Epilepsy 12/15/2014
Non-profit devoted to removing the stigmas and limitations associated with epilepsy.
GRANT #119: Women’s Health: HPV & Pap Screening 12/08/2014
Providing free HPV and pap tests for poverty-afflicted patients.
GRANT #110: Creating Butterflies 10/06/2014
Helping breast cancer survivors receive reconstruction.
GRANT #109: Project41 09/29/2014
An agricultural-centered solution to poverty and malnourishment.
GRANT #98: HIV Prevention Software for India 07/14/2014
The first research-based, data-driven approach to transnational HIV prevention.
GRANT #92: Health Navigators 05/28/2014
OHR's Health Navigators are leading Mfangano Island's patients to the mainland for solid healthcare.
GRANT #64:
#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
AWESOMeFEET 02/14/2014
The world-traveling Michigan native spreading the word firsthand about the joys of good-old fashioned footwork.
GRANT #51:
#LoveAwesome Giving Campaign
SPINALpedia 02/01/2014
A free user-generated how-to video network to help adapt to life with paralysis.
GRANT #48: Solo No Puedo 01/13/2014
Dr. Luis Vasquez, had a dream: build a state of the art, volunteer-run hospital in the middle of a Peruvian jungle.
GRANT #47: Warmth in Afganistan 01/06/2014
This product with a mission is keeping vulnerable low-birth-weight and premature infants safe and warm.
GRANT #46: Wishes and Wellness 12/30/2013
Empowering cancer patients and survivors by fulfilling ‘bucket list’ wishes.
GRANT #35: Burn Survivor Conference 10/14/2013
The Wise Foundation conference will provide rehabilitation and reintegration for young adult survivors of burns.
GRANT #28: China’s Magic Hospital 08/26/2013
The Circus comes to town for over 5,000 sick children each year in China’s Beijing hospitals.
GRANT #27: Community Garden Yields Wellness for Alabamians 08/19/2013
Step right up Alabamians! The Capstone Rural Health Center (CRHC) in Parrish is serving up FREE healthy food fare.
GRANT #24: Ethiopia’s HIV/AIDS Education Circus 07/29/2013
The circus does a lot more than come to town when it’s One Love driving the caravan.
GRANT #18: Umvoti AIDS Center Playground 06/17/2013
In an effort to provide a more joyful, lighthearted outlet for the kids at Umvoti, Justin is building a playground.