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Recently Funded Projects

2018
Title Description Amount
PPF Perinatal Photosynthesis Community Outreach

Pettaway Pursuit Foundation's continuing goal is to empower all expecting Medicaid mothers we service with education and support throughout their prenatal and postpartum period in a concerted

$10,000
2017
Title Description Amount
A Regional Professional Development Program for Scholarly Communication

Worcester Polytechnic seeks an NNLM NER Member Program Award to subsidize hosting of the 2017 ACRL Scholarly Communication Roadshow.

$4,987
Administrative Management Software and Community Needs Assessment To Identify Needed Resources for Families Affected by Addiction in Southeastern Massachusetts

1 Organize existing donor, volunteer, and constituent data so that it may be used to support the effectiveness of the program and allow for increased funding to serve clients now and in the future.

$18,940
Alternative Peer Groups (APGs): An Innovative Solution to Address Gaps in the Care Continuum for Prevention and Recovery of Addiction

The Alternative Peer Group (APG) is a comprehensive adolescent recovery support model that integrates recovering peers and prosocial activities into evidence-based clinical practice.They are a crit

$10,000
Bridging Health Information Gaps at the Public Library

Access to reliable health information for vulnerable populations: Vulnerable populations often reflect diversity from a number of perspectives.

$16,364
Cancer Conversation: Saving lives through early cancer detection

15-40 Connection and the National Network of Libraries of Medicine both work to provide access to vital health information to improve quality of life and the healthcare experience.

$10,000
CoughEtiquette 2016-2017

We will continue supporting our education program with previous participants who wish to continue.

$12,558
Couples Team Work: Promoting Access to Information and Resources for Vulnerable Populations

Couples Team Work is a program for couples in which one partner has a chronic illness and the other is transitioning into a role of partner/caregiver.

$9,890
Doula Technology Enhancement Project

Pettaway Pursuit Foundation's goal is to empower new mothers with education and support throughout the prenatal and postpartum period, to achieve healthy newborn outcomes through healthier and

$5,000
Education and Support for Prevention, Intervention and Recovery

This project will create a four pronged approach to education and support for students and families faced with addiction and recovery. Addiction is a family disease.

$9,150
Eureka Research Fair

Girls Inc.

$8,693
Health in the Square

The Health In The Square project will provide learning opportunities to the Mason Square community on nutrition, gardening, and health literacy.

$5,521
Health Literacy Collaborations: Addressing the Health Information Needs of Organizations Serving Adults with Low Health Literacy and Limited English Proficiency

The Plain Language for Health (PL4H) workshop is designed to increase consumer access to health information and services by training health information specialists, educators, librarians and others

$50,000
HOSA Technology Award: Algonquin Regional High School

Algonquin Regional High School has a HOSA (Health Occupation Students of America) club going into it's 4th year.

$5,000
HPV and Cancer Prevention Education for Oral Health Providers

Human papillomavirus (HPV) remains the major cause of oropharyngeal and cervical cancer.

$10,000
HPV Education: a varied approach

Team Maureen has been educating a wide variety of audiences about the connection between HPV and cancer since our inception.

$10,000
Identify Information Needs for Assessment and Development of Opioid Epidemic Treatment and Prevention in Strafford County, New Hampshire

The Health and Human Services Librarian at the University of New Hampshire will conduct a questionnaire to identify cost-effective information resources and needed training to assist a target group

$10,000
Leveraging Libraries as Hubs for Spontaneous Volunteers, Just-in-Time Training Guide On Utilizing the National Libraries of Medicine Resources

Post-disaster community members seek opportunities to volunteer and support recovery efforts.

$10,000
Medline Plus Community Engagement

15-40 Connection and the National Network of Libraries of Medicine both work to provide access to vital health information to improve quality of life and the healthcare experience.

$10,000
North Country Healthcare Library: Services Across a Rural 4-Hospital Affiliation

Gale Medical Library at Littleton Regional Healthcare in Littleton, New Hampshire, requests funds from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine-New England Region's Sub Award Request for

$11,036

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