2018 Nutrition & Healthy Lifestyles Awards

New Projects

  • Beaumont Health Foundation  Dearborn SHINES (School Health through Integrated Nutrition & Exercise Strategies) for Healthy Kids!  |  $445,890
  • Eastern Market Corporation  Cultivating a Culture of Health and Wellness in Detroit  |  $400,000
  • Fair Food Network Double Up Food Bucks: Successfully Creating and Meeting Demand for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Among SNAP Shoppers Statewide  |  $500,000
  • Kids’ Food Basket  From Hunger Relief to Nutrition Education and Access  |  $200,000
  • Marquette-Alger-RESA  Pe-NUT Expansion Phase III  | $249,285
  • Michigan State University  Food as Medicine for Older Adults with Chronic Health Conditions  |  $500,000
  • Michigan State University  Innovative Nutrition Practices in Pediatric Health Care: Assessment of Fruit and Vegetable Prescriptions for Children and Families in Need  |  $500,000
  • Playworks Education Energized  Growing Safe and Healthy Play in Michigan  |  $500,000
  • ProMedica Bixby Hospital ProMedica Veggie Mobile  |  $333,658
  • Spectrum Health Foundation  Spectrum Health Culinary Medicine  |  $499,943
  • YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids   YMCA Healthy Corner Store Initiative  |  $170,665

Renewals

  • Delta-Schoolcraft ISD  U.P. Health Project  |  $497,855
  • Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan  Michigan Tribal Food Access Collaborative Project  |  $200,000
  • Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association  Incorporating Health and Wellness into School Improvement Plans Statewide Pilot Project  |  $400,000
  • National Kidney Foundation of Michigan  PEACH (Project for EArly Childhood Health)  |  $353,652
  • Public Health, Delta & Menominee Counties  Healthy Kids U.P. (HKUP)  |  $333,600
  • Sparrow Foundation – Sparrow Health System  Be Well in the Kitchen  |  $136,984
  • Wayne State University Community Health Pipeline  Youth Catalyst for Change  |  $262,784

2018 Community Health Impact Awards

  • Alpena Area Senior Citizens Council, Inc.  Project Student Entrepreneurs | $100,000
  • Altarum Institute  Enhancing Michigan WIC for Rural Families | $84,672
  • American Heart Association  Building the Foundation for A Culture of Health in Faith Settings with EmPowered to Serve | $99,982.70
  • Area Agency on Aging 1-B  Reducing Avoidable Hospitalizations among the MI Choice Medicaid Waiver and Dually Eligible Integrated Care (MI Health Link) Populations | $84,115
  • Benzie Leelanau District Health Department  Mom Power: Building capacity for future sustainability and replicability | $100,000
  • Cherry Health  Cherry Health Infant Mental Health Program | $100,000
  • Child & Family Services of Northeast Michigan  Tools for Family Success: Taking Charge of Tomorrow | $100,000
  • Child & Family Services of Northwestern Michigan  Toward a Trauma-Informed Northern Michigan | $100,000
  • Community Mental Health for Central Michigan  Learning Center | $85,000
  • Crim Fitness Foundation  Healthy and Mindful Families Project | $100,000
  • Detroit Food & Entrepreneurship Academy  Cooking Up Wellness from the Kitchen to the Community | $100,000
  • Eastern Michigan University  Supporting the Health and Mental Health of Infants and Toddlers in Foster Care | $100,000
  • Feeding America West Michigan  Plate Place, A Community Food Center | $90,926
  • Food Gatherers  Health Care and Food Bank Partnership Initiative | $100,000
  • Greater Detroit Area Health Council  I Choose Health | $99,940
  • Harbor Beach Community Hospital  Integrated Behavioral Health Project | $99,504
  • HAVEN  Children’s Health Initiative | $100,000
  • Health Department of Northwest Michigan  Safe Food, Safe Communities | $100,000
  • Hurley Medical Center  Hurley Medical Center Food Farmacy- Expansion to Address Food Insecurity Within Genesee County’s Most Vulnerable Populations | $85,800
  • Jewish Hospice & Chaplaincy Network  Pilot Project to Develop a Volunteer Mediated, Evidence Based Intervention Model to Enhance Patient and Caregiver Well-being | $100,000
  • Kalamazoo Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services  ADAPT for Veterans and Family Members | $100,000
  • Keep Growing Detroit  Healthy Eaters to Healthy Leaders | $91,638
  • Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly  SISU (Serving Isolated Seniors in the Upper Peninsula) | $97,406
  • Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan  Evidence-Based Research Study | $28,000
  • Michigan Association of Health Plans Foundation  Creating New Tools: Responding to the Adverse Child Experience Community | $70,000
  • Michigan Environmental Council  CSA Shares as a Healthy Food Delivery Model for Vulnerable Families:  Year II | $100,000
  • Michigan Public Health Institute  Partners in Care Concierge Expansion, Enrichment, and Evaluation | $100,000
  • Michigan State University  An Online Parenting Intervention Program to Support Michigan Families | $99,954.10
  • Michigan State University  A High School Personal Care Aide Technical Training Program | $99,999.29
  • Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services  Improving Post-Discharge Follow-Up with Telehealth | $77,360
  • Portage Health Foundation  Adolescent Mental and Behavioral Health | $100,000
  • Presbyterian Villages of Michigan Foundation  Caregiver’s Best Friend | $100,000
  • Project Healthy Community  Fundamentals of Understanding Nutrition (“FUN”) Pantry  | $35,000
  • Southeastern Michigan Health Association  Detroit Community Outreach and Overdose Prevention Project (CO-OP) Project | $100,000
  • TCM Counseling  Emotionally Healthy Children and Teens | $51,400
  • The Regents of the University of Michigan  Leveraging E-Health to Improve Care for Pediatric Diabetes: A New Approach to Care Delivery for Children and Families with Type 1 Diabetes Across Michigan | $100,000
  • Tolfree Foundation  Go Outside! | $100,000
  • University Rehabilitation Alliance DBA: Origami Brain Injury Rehabilitation Center  Return to Driving after Injury: Road to Independence | $58,595
  • Wayne State University  Real Time Nursing Home Quality Control – Second Year | $79,846