July 17, 2013
Culture of Health
RWJF is investing $5 million to support 10 initiatives to improve the health of young men of color and improve their chances for success.
Forward Promise is a new $9.5 million initiative of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation focused on promoting opportunities for the health and success of middle school- and high school-aged boys and young men of color.
June 1, 2014
This study shows psychological well-being is associated with a reduced risk of hypertension, and provides important information on the impact of emotional vitality and optimism on incident hypertension.
April 2, 2014
Through the Forward Promise Community Partnership grants, RWJF is investing in coordinated community solutions making a collective impact in the health and success of middle and high school-aged young men and boys of color.
April 2, 2014
New Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Grants to Help Six Communities Build Culture of Health for Young Men of Color
Commentary, Issue Brief, Report, Story
The latest news and resources about Forward Promise, including updates from Program Officer Maisha Simmons.
February 27, 2014
Ten of America's leading foundations announced a joint effort with the White House to help America's young men of color reach their full potential in school, work and life
February 1, 2014
Journal Article, Evaluation
The research and findings of the Active Living Research (ALR-2) program are continually increasing the evidence base and growing field of research committed to reversing childhood obesity.
November 25, 2013
Conduct problems and depressive symptoms in the 8th grade are more predictive of later substance use in the 12th grade than those that manifest in 10th grade.
September 16, 2013
Perceived neighborhood social cohesion and physical health may play an important role in protecting against stroke.