Technical assistance and direction for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Local Funding Partnerships program

The Foundation's Local Initiative Funding Partners Program is a matching grants program designed to establish partnerships between the Foundation and local grantmakers in support of innovative, community-based projects that improve health and health care for underserved and vulnerable populations.This grants supports technical assistance and direction support of the Local Initiative Funding Partners Program to be handled by Ruth S. Hanft, PhD. Currently a research professor at George Washington University, Dr. Hanft managed this program for the Foundation during the two previous rounds of funding. The budget for the technical assistance includes part-time salary for Dr. Hanft, full-time salary for a program director and secretary, office expenses, staff travel to conduct site visits on present grants and new applicants, honoraria and travel expenses for a technical review committee, and costs related to the selection meeting.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $265,757.00

Awarded on: 7/25/1991

Time frame: 8/1/1991 - 7/31/1992

Grant Number: 18513


George Washington University

2121 Eye Street, N.W.
Washington, 20052-1001


Ruth S. Hanft
Project Director