RWJF is passionate about the responsibility it has to share information and foster understanding of the impact of past grantmaking—what works, what doesn’t and why.
September 22, 2014 | Program Results Report
The Texas Muslim Women's Foundation, in Plano, which provides culturally specific services, focusing on the needs of the Muslim community, expanded its emphasis on domestic violence to support abused women and children and promote healthy families.
April 22, 2014 | Program Results Report
From 2012 to 2013, Grameen Research led an effort to launch an affordable health care program for low-income Hispanic women entrepreneurs, members of microfinance lender Grameen America in New York City.
January 14, 2014 | Program Results Report
Researchers and residents in New Britain, Conn., collaborated to identify and address barriers to physical activity among Latina teens. They used Photovoice to give girls and parents a voice and help develop them as community leaders.
October 14, 2013 | Program Results Report
Researchers at Harvard University School of Public Health examined state, legal, and policy approaches to promote vaccination of preteen girls for human papillomavirus.
February 20, 2013 | Program Results Report
Planned Parenthood of Columbia/Willamette developed a business plan for expanding its Online Health Center to other states. It allows women in Oregon and Washington to access contraceptive services via the Internet.
April 26, 2012 | Program Results Report
Through its MOMobile at Riverside program, the Maternity Care Coalition in Philadelphia provided education and support services to female inmates who were pregnant and/or mothers of young children. RWJF supported the program from 2006 through 2010.
January 25, 2012 | Program Results Report
Manavi, a New Brunswick, N.J.-based organization serving South Asian women who have suffered domestic violence, launched an economic empowerment program to help survivors move toward economic independence.
October 4, 2011 | Program Results Report
Beginning in 2002, the MTCT-Plus Initiative established family-based HIV care and treatment programs in sub-Saharan Africa and Thailand, linking HIV care and treatment of mothers to existing programs that prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV.
December 16, 2010 | Program Results Report
This program was a multifaceted effort to reduce smoking among pregnant women and to help them remain tobacco free.
September 16, 2010 | Program Results Report
From 2005 to 2008, researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago carried out two studies to determine the impact of Title IX legislation on physical activity and obesity in girls and women.