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BUILD Health Challenge to Fund Community Health Collaborations

Team Behind Practical Playbook Backs Initiative

November 19, 2014 02:49 pm — The BUILD Health Challenge initiative plans to offer as much as $7.5 million in grants and loans to foster and expand meaningful partnerships among organizations that affect community health. Five one-year planning awards of $75,000 each (plus a possible additional $100,000 for each awardee) and nine two-year implementation awards of $250,000 each will be distributed.

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