Projects

Pacific Hospital Preservation & Development Authority: The Health Equity Fund Announces 2021 Nimble Grant Opportunities

Ongoing Projects

Heart to Heart

Posted Tue, July 14, 2020

Grantee: Villa Comunitaria
Timeframe: July 2020 – June 2021 | Amount: $75,000

This project will directly address healthcare access for Latinx, undocumented and mixed immigration status families and access to quality language services and culturally competent services for the Latinx community in King County.

Providing Health-related Services and Improving Health Access and Outcomes for Homeless Children

Posted Mon, July 22, 2019

Grantee: Boyer Children’s Clinic
Timeframe: July 2020 - June 2021 | Amount: $145,000

Funding from PHPDA will implement the planning and innovation work that Boyer has led over the past year to bridge gaps in service coordination among family homeless services and early intervention services. By implementing a multi-system intervention, the project will address access barriers and health outcome disparities for children who are homeless.

Promoting the Resilience of Parents of Young Children Who Face Toxic Stress

Posted Tue, July 14, 2020

Grantee: Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic (Seattle Children’s Hospital Foundation)
Timeframe: July 2020 – June 2021 | Amount: $125,000

Support for parents of young children (under age five) who face toxic stress with Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic English- and Spanish-language mindfulness courses that focus on responsive parenting, self-care and coping skills to manage stress.

Safe Healthy Empowered Women’s Clinic (SHE)

Posted Mon, July 22, 2019

Grantee: Aurora Commons
Timeframe: July 2020 - June 2021 | Amount: $199,934

A Kind, Non-Judgmental, Accessible and Comprehensive Healthcare Delivery Model for Street Based Sex Workers (SBSW's) on Aurora Avenue. The SHE Clinic was designed to address the barriers to access and to provide the SBSW community innovative, accessible, and non-judgmental healthcare.

Community Health Navigators to Decrease Disparity in Hypertension Control for African Americans

Posted Mon, July 22, 2019

Grantee: Harborview Medical Center
Timeframe: July 2020 - June 2021 | Amount: $175,000

Harborview Medical Center will develop a pilot patient navigation program for African Americans with hypertension, informed and designed in collaboration with community members. Harborview Medical Center will establish and build upon long-term relationships and create a program that is sustainable and scalable to support the larger Harborview, UW and King County African American population longitudinally.

Understanding Our Strengths, Elevating Our Priorities: Community Health Board Coalition

Posted Mon, July 22, 2019

Grantee: Somali Health Board
Timeframe: July 2020 - June 2021 | Amount: $150,000

Somali Health Board is the Fiscal Sponsor for Community Health Board Coalition (CHBC). The CHBC will conduct an asset-based, community-led assessment of the health priorities of eleven communities of color. This will lay the groundwork for building a comprehensive workplan and policy agenda.

Mental Health Promotion

Posted Tue, July 14, 2020

Grantee: Ethiopian Community in Seattle
Timeframe: July 2020 – June 2021 | Amount: $146,857

The Mental Health Promotion (MHP) project aims to advance health equity by improving access to mental health services for underserved communities through raising awareness and facilitating access to mental health resources in the Ethiopian community.

Expanded Care at Haller Lake

Posted Tue, December 11, 2018

Grantee: Lahai Health
Timeframe: July 2020 - June 2021 | Amount: $170,000

Lahai Health will expand the medical clinic hours at the Haller Lake site to serve more low-income, uninsured, underserved patients who currently must wait 2-4 months for an appointment.