Grants related to the Childhood Obesity team's program-related investment strategy
To fund (1) planning grants that could lead to a program-related investment (PRI) from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) or other foundations and (2) grants directly attached to PRIs funded by RWJF.
Internally managed by RWJF staff
- $492,211.00 awarded to Merrimack College School of Science and Engineering - Advancing the Active Science initiative to improve physical activity and science competency for school-age children
- $200,000.00 awarded to Cascade Harvest Coalition - Addressing barriers in the food-supply chain in the Puget Sound, WA, region with the goal of reducing childhood obesity
- $300,000.00 awarded to Public Health Solutions - Pairing analysis of food-supply chains with market-development efforts to offer healthful, regionally sourced and sustainably produced school meals