Creating and implementing a business plan to sustain the development, maintenance and promotion of trails in Luzerne County, Pa.

The Foundation's program, Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities: Supporting Community Action to Prevent Childhood Obesity, was designed to catalyze and support policy and environmental change projects to promote children's physical activity and healthy eating, especially in lower-income and racial/ethnic communities at greatest risk.This project is an Active Living by Design Sustainability Award, which is designed to support efforts to disseminate, sustain and/or institutionalize active living initiatives beyond the current ALbD funding. The purpose of this project is to create and implement a business plan for a "Luzerne County Active Outdoor Alliance." Deliverables include creating a business plan to identify the organization's purpose, goals, scope of work, structure, finances and evaluation criteria.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $18,340.00

Awarded on: 10/23/2008

Time frame: 11/1/2008 - 4/30/2010

Grant Number: 65227


Maternal and Family Health Services, Inc.

15 Public Square, Suite 600
Wilkes-Barre, 18701-1704


Michele Schasberger
Project Director