Fighting Back: Community Initiatives to Reduce Demand for Illegal Drugs and Alcohol

The Foundation's program, Fighting Back: Community Initiatives to Reduce Demand for Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, was designed to provide support of community-wide efforts to reduce alcohol and drug abuse through public awareness strategies, prevention, early identification, and treatment interventions.In July 1988, the Foundation authorized a $26.4-million Program of Community Initiatives to Reduce Demand for Illegal Drugs and Alcohol. The objective of the initiatives is to show that by pulling their resources into a single unified effort to reduce demand, communities can begin to solve the problem of drug and alcohol abuse. This project is one of 15 to receive a planning and development grant of up to two years (Phase I). At the conclusion of the grant, a plan, which can be implemented, should be completed to reduce demand. Up to eight will be recommended for implementation grants.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $100,000.00

Awarded on: 2/8/1990

Time frame: 3/1/1990 - 2/28/1991

Grant Number: 16522

Grantee

Greater Kansas City Community Foundation

1055 Broadway, Suite 130
Kansas City, MO, 64105-1575

816-842-0944
Website

Keith Brown
Project Director

816-842-8515
Email

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