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Grants to Colorado Nonprofits, Agencies, Schools, and Tribes
to Promote the Health and Well-Being of Local Residents

Focus Area Fund

Agency Type:

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Funding Source:

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Rocky Mountain Health Foundation (RMHF)

Deadline Date:

09/23/22 5:00 PM

Description:

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Grants of up to $50,000 to Colorado nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and tribes for programs that promote the health and well-being of residents in eligible counties. Applicants must contact program staff prior to submitting an application. Programs must benefit residents in the following counties: Grand, Jackson, Moffat, Rio Blanco, Routt, Mesa, Eagle, Garfield, Lake, Pitkin, Summit, Delta, Gunnison, Montrose, Ouray, Archuleta, Dolores, Hinsdale, La Plata, Montezuma, San Juan, and San Miguel counties.

The Focus Area Fund supports General Operating grants to organizations that deliver outcomes aligned with the Foundation’s core focus: to provide for basic needs, and to increase access to and affordability of health care. 

Basic Needs

  • Food (food banks and pantries, meal services, food-related equipment & delivery vehicles)
  • Housing (emergency shelters, safe houses, rental/mortgage assistance)
  • Transportation (medical, dial-a-ride vouchers, bus passes)
  • Safety (domestic violence, sexual assault, child advocacy, in-home parent education & child abuse prevention)

Physical Health

  • Dental screening & service
  • Visual/hearing screening & services
  • Medical screening & services
  • Animal assisted PT, OT
  • Health navigator, promotora
  • Hospice/palliative/home health care
  • Securing health insurance

Behavioral Health

  • Mental health counseling & therapy
  • Crisis response
  • Suicide prevention
  • Substance abuse treatment & therapy
  • Substance abuse prevention
  • Animal-assisted behavioral health therapies
  • Grief counseling

Case Management (in the above areas)

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 182888

Estimated Size of Grant:

Awards will typically range from $20,000 to $50,000.

Term of Contract:

Funding Period: December 2022 - November 2023

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must be a 501(c)(3), a 509(a) or a governmental, tribal, school, or public entity, or use a fiscal sponsor.

Ineligible for funding:
• Capital construction or endowment campaigns
• Debt reduction or loans
• Educational institutions, except for programs that align with our mission
• Environmental stewardship programs
• Individuals
• Marketing plans and materials
• Policy, advocacy, or research
• Political causes, candidates, organizations, or campaigns
• Religious organizations for religious purposes
• Special events
• Sponsorships for events, conferences, speakers
• Travel, conferences, group meetings, or seminars
• Organizations or projects that unlawfully discriminate with regard to employees, volunteers, delivery of services, or clients served based on age, sex, religion/creed, race, color, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, marital status, military or veteran status, pregnancy, or genetic information

Pre-Application Information:

Timeline:
- Required Pre-Application Meeting: August 22 - September 22, 2022
- Application Open: August 22, 2022
- Application Due: September 23, 2022
- Clarifying Questions Period: Oct. 10 - 20, 2022
- Award Notification: Beginning December 8, 2022

All applications must be submitted online no later than 5 p.m. by the due date.

In each funding cycle, the first step is to schedule a pre-application Zoom meeting with staff. This meeting is required for all applicants, whether returning or new.

Both awarded and declined applicants will be contacted first by phone, and then by a follow up letter.

Eligibility: https://rmhealth.org/grant-making/funding-eligibility/

Application Process: https://rmhealth.org/grant-making/application-process/

Funding Calendar: https://rmhealth.org/grant-making/funding-calendar/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Following the required pre-application meeting, if eligible, you will receive an emailed link to access the online grant application.

For Grand, Jackson, Mesa, Moffat, Rio Blanco, or Routt counties:

Stephanie Self
https://calendly.com/stephanie-rmhf/pre_app_mtg
Phone: 970.697.1023

For all other counties on the Western Slope (Click here to view map):

Julie Hinkson
https://calendly.com/julie-rmhf/pre_app_mtg
Phone: 970.697.1038

Rocky Mountain Health Foundation
2768 Compass Drive, Ste 109
Grand Junction, CO 81506
970.644.8188

Grant Coverage Areas:

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Colorado: Grand, Jackson, Moffat, Rio Blanco, Routt, Mesa, Eagle, Garfield, Lake, Pitkin, Summit, Delta, Gunnison, Montrose, Ouray, Archuleta, Dolores, Hinsdale, La Plata, Montezuma, San Juan, and San Miguel counties

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