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Rental Car Foundation Assists Family Services, Workforce Projects

Funder: Enterprise Holdings Foundation (formerly Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation); Opportunity: Community Grants; Funding Focus: Family services, workforce, human services, health care, community services; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: Awards average $2.500 to $5,000 each (the foundation distributed $22 million … Continue reading

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Revised GOP Health Plan Would Allow Insurers to Charge more for Pre-Existing Conditions

The revised House Republican health care bill — the American Health Care Act, or AHCA — would allow insurance companies to charge substantially more sicker enrollees, potentially pricing those with serious pre-existing conditions out of the market, experts say. A … Continue reading

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House Republican Health Plan Would Mean More Uninsured, Shifts Costs to States

The House Republican health care bill — the American Health Care Act, or AHCA — would dramatically increase the uninsured rated and shift billions of health care costs onto states, which are themselves strapped for cash, experts said.

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Healthcare Spending for the Privately Insured Rose 4.6%

Growth in U.S. healthcare spending for the privately insured accelerated in 2015, due primarily to price increases, a report from the Health Care Cost Institute finds. Based on 2012-15 claims data from four national insurance companies, the report, 2015 Health … Continue reading

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Competition Will Reduce Youth, Adolescent STDs

Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (HHS); Program: Community Approaches to Reducing Sexually Transmitted Diseases (CARS) (CFDA Number: 93.978) (Funding Opportunity Number: CDC-RFA-PS17-1707); Eligibility: Unrestricted; Funding (Estimate): $3.75 million for four awards (no match required); Deadline (Tentative): April (the … Continue reading

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Human Service Programs Get Priority from Carl R. Hendrickson Family Foundation

Private Funder: Carl R. Hendrickson Family Foundation; Opportunity: 2016 grants; Funding Focus: Education, human services, faith-based projects and health care; Geographic Focus: Illinois; Eligibility: Nonprofits; Funding: Varies, last year the foundation made $421,000 in grants; Deadline: July 31.

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Duke Endowment Seeks Applications for Nonprofit Fellowship Program

The Duke Endowment is inviting applications for its 2017-2019 Fellowship Program, which focuses on improving the delivery of education, health care and child care services. Deadline: Jan. 2.

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Funder Focuses on Programs for Those with Disabilities

Funder: Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation; Opportunity: Quality of Life Grants; Funding Focus: Disabilities, health care, supportive services; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c) nonprofits (most common recipients), community parks, schools, veteran’s hospitals and tribes; Funding: Multiple awards up to $25,000 … Continue reading

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Foundation Assists Family Services, Workforce Projects

Funder: Enterprise Holdings Foundation (formerly Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation); Opportunity: Community Grants; Funding Focus: Family services, workforce, human services, health care, community services; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits; Funding: Awards average $2.500 to $5,000 each (the foundation distributed $22 million … Continue reading

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Funding for Children’s Nutrition, Health Care Projects

Funder: Gerber Foundation; Opportunity: Research Grants and Novice Researcher Awards; Funding Focus: Child nutrition, child healthcare and child environmental hazards; Geographic Focus: National; Eligibility: 501(c)(3) nonprofits, including public colleges and universities; Funding: Multiple awards ranging from $20,000 to $350,000 each; … Continue reading

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