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CHNA 27 Releases Request for Proposals

The Community Health Network Area (CHNA) 27, has released a Request for Proposals from non-profit and public entities proposing to address issues that eliminate health disparities, promote wellness, and prevent/manage chronic disease for individuals who are elderly and/or persons with disabilities. During 2013, $70,000 will be distributed across the geographic area of CHNA 27 to selected eligible organizations through grants ranging from $15,000 to $40,000. Funding for this grant is made possible by Cape Cod Healthcare through the Department of Public Health’s Determination of Need (DON) process.

Applications must be postmarked by February 22, 2013. The Cape Cod Foundation is serving as grants manager for the project. The full announcement and a link to the application can be found at, under Grant Information, CHNA 27. For more information or questions about the application, please contact Kristin O’Malley, Manager of Community Investment Services for the Cape Cod Foundation, at (508) 790-3040 or Please reference CHNA 27 Application in subject line.