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.
December 22, 2014 | Program Results Report
Students Run LA expanded to serve students ages 12–15 in the Los Angeles area. They also developed a replication toolkit that the National Nursing Centers Consortium used to create a similar program in Philadelphia.
November 12, 2014 | Program Results Report
Caring Across Communities: Addressing Mental Health Needs of Diverse Children and Youth brought school-connected mental health services to immigrants and refugees in 15 communities in eight states by developing model mental health programs.
October 1, 2014 | Program Results Report
First Place for Youth expanded its My First Place program for young adults who are in or have recently aged out of the foster care system, commissioned an independent evaluation of the program, and developed a strategic plan.
September 19, 2014 | Program Results Report
Cure Violence puts trained outreach workers and "violence interrupters" in urban neighborhoods to engage youth and mediate high-risk conflicts before they turn violent. Born in Chicago, the public health approach has been widely replicated.
July 29, 2014 | Program Results Report
Latino Health Access raised awareness among Latinos in Orange County, Calif., about the risks of diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
July 8, 2014 | Program Results Report
The city of Escondido, Calif., worked with public and private partners to design, develop, and implement a project to reduce the harmful effects of alcohol and drug use caused by nondependent users.
June 25, 2014 | Program Results Report
Those who move to higher-income neighborhoods realize better health and well-being. Researchers urge policymakers to take broader conception of anti-poverty policy goals.
March 20, 2014 | Program Results Report
Six research projects addressed the effect of pay-for-performance incentive programs for hospitals and physicians on racial and ethnic disparities in health care.
February 26, 2014 | Program Results Report
From November 2008 through August 2013, the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior implemented social and emotional learning programs at a wellness center in Santa Monica and at six schools in West Los Angeles.
February 20, 2014 | Program Results Report
Center for Studying Health System Change researchers tracked and analyzed changes in the nation's health care system, and described how they affected patients, providers, and others in their communities.