Funding Roundup pt. 1
Heart Attack Symptoms and Calling 9-1-1 Campaign for Spanish Speaking Women
Funding is available for activities and events in support of the Spanish language awareness campaign, “Make The Call. Don’t Miss a Beat”. Building upon the national public awareness begun under this campaign in 2011, the outreach focus of the campaign in 2013 is to encourage Spanish speaking Latinas from across the country over age 50 to recognize the signs and symptoms of a heart attack and to call 9-1-1 promptly.
Deadline: November 1, 2012
For more information: http://1.usa.gov/Tjtmmh
Paul B. Beeson Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award in Aging
The National Institute on Aging (NIA),working in part with funds contributed by the John A. Hartford Foundation (http://www.jhartfound.org/)and The American Federation for Aging Research (http://afar.org/), are pursuing this initiative to encourage and assist the development of future leaders in the field of aging by supporting clinically trained (primarily physician) faculty members early in their careers to gain additional research training and to establish independent programs in aging research.
Deadline: December 6, 2012
For more information: http://1.usa.gov/Rj0y0K
HIV Care Grant Program – Part B
HHS/Health Resources & Services Administration – Part B funding is used to assist States and Territories in developing and/or enhancing access to a comprehensive continuum of high quality, community-based care for low-income individuals and families living with HIV. As such, it supports the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) goals of: reducing HIV incidence, increasing access to care and optimizing health outcomes, and reducing HIV-related health disparities.
Deadline: January 4, 2013
For more information: http://1.usa.gov/SOiQXZ
Retention in Care
AIDS United / MAC AIDS Fund – AU is partnering with the M·A·C AIDS Fund (M·A·F) as a part of their Care for Life Initiative — a multi-year, public-private sector effort to address the intractable barriers that cause one in two people living with HIV/AIDS in the U.S. to fall out of care. AU’s part of this effort is focused on addressing retention in care (RiC) for People Living With HIV/AIDS (PLWHA)
Deadline: November 2, 2012
For more information: http://bit.ly/RiORUR
Innovative Projects That Blend Housing and Services for Low-Income Elderly
LeadingAge – The LeadingAge Innovations Fund is designed to catalyze innovation among our members to develop programs that have the potential for demonstrable impact on residents, clients, families, employees or the broader community and have the potential for replication.
Deadline: October 30, 2012
For more information: http://bit.ly/QUgs1c
Fiskars Project Orange Thumb
Funding for gardens and/or gardening projects geared toward community involvement, neighborhood beautification, sustainable agriculture, and/or horticultural education.
Deadline: December 15, 2012
For more information: http://bit.ly/TCxVxj