Past Grants

2018 Awards

2018 Behavioral Health Grants

Beaumont Health Foundation
Comprehensive, Interprofessional Substance Use Disorder Treatment Initiative in a Family Medicine Residency Program

Great Lakes Recovery Centers, Inc.
Integrated Mental Health and SUD Residential Services For Adolescents in the U.P.

Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan
Increasing Access to Medication Assisted Treatment in Primary Care (Multi-funder collaborative)

Greater Flint Health Coalition
Genesee County Community-Wide Strategy to Address the Opioid Epidemic

The Judson Center
Project to Integrate Primary Care Into an Existing Behavioral Health Care Center Using a Patient Centered Medical Home Model

Michigan Center for Clinical Systems Improvement
Advanced Training for Primary Care Teams in SBIRT and Collaborative Care

Munson Healthcare Foundation
Adverse Childhood Experiences and Resiliency Services

Regents of the University of Michigan
TRAILS Development of General Education Resources and Detroit Public Schools Planning

Regents of the University of Michigan
Michigan Medicine/EMU Integrated Pediatric Behavioral Health Training Collaborative

Saginaw Valley State University
The GRACE Project: Gaining Recovery in Addiction for Community Elders

Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital
Trauma Informed Substance Abuse & Treatment Services Program

Starfish Family Services
One Location, One Visit: Pediatric Integrated Health Care in Wayne County: A Value Proposition for Sustainability

Starr Commonwealth
Battle Creek Resilient Schools Project

Wayne State University
Team-based Telemedicine 

2018 Nutrition & Healthy Lifestyles Grants

New Projects

Beaumont Health Foundation
Dearborn SHINES (School Health through Integrated Nutrition & Exercise Strategies) for Healthy Kids!

Eastern Market Corporation
Cultivating a Culture of Health and Wellness in Detroit

Fair Food Network
Double Up Food Bucks: Successfully Creating and Meeting Demand for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Among SNAP Shoppers Statewide 

Kids’ Food Basket
From Hunger Relief to Nutrition Education and Access

Marquette-Alger-RESA
Pe-NUT Expansion Phase III

Michigan State University
Food as Medicine for Older Adults with Chronic Health Conditions

Michigan State University
Innovative Nutrition Practices in Pediatric Health Care: Assessment of Fruit and Vegetable Prescriptions for Children and Families in Need 

Playworks
Education Energized Growing Safe and Healthy Play in Michigan

ProMedica Bixby Hospital
ProMedica Veggie Mobile

Spectrum Health Foundation
Spectrum Health Culinary Medicine

YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids
YMCA Healthy Corner Store Initiative

Renewals

Delta-Schoolcraft ISD
U.P. Health Project

Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan Michigan
Tribal Food Access Collaborative Project

Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association
Incorporating Health and Wellness into School Improvement Plans Statewide Pilot Project

National Kidney Foundation of Michigan
PEACH (Project for EArly Childhood Health) 

Public Health, Delta & Menominee Counties
Healthy Kids U.P. 

Sparrow Foundation – Sparrow Health System
Be Well in the Kitchen

Wayne State University
Community Health Pipeline Youth Catalyst for Change

2018 Community Health Impact Grants

Alpena Area Senior Citizens Council, Inc.
Project Student Entrepreneurs

Altarum Institute
Enhancing Michigan WIC for Rural Families

American Heart Association
Building the Foundation for A Culture of Health in Faith Settings with EmPowered to Serve 

Area Agency on Aging 1-B
Reducing Avoidable Hospitalizations among the MI Choice Medicaid Waiver and Dually Eligible Integrated Care (MI Health Link) Populations

Benzie Leelanau District Health Department
Mom Power: Building capacity for future sustainability and replicability

Cherry Health
Cherry Health Infant Mental Health Program

Child & Family Services of Northeast Michigan
Tools for Family Success: Taking Charge of Tomorrow

Child & Family Services of Northwestern Michigan
Toward a Trauma-Informed Northern Michigan 

Community Mental Health for Central Michigan
Learning Center

Crim Fitness Foundation
Healthy and Mindful Families Project

Detroit Food & Entrepreneurship Academy
Cooking Up Wellness from the Kitchen to the Community 

Eastern Michigan University
Supporting the Health and Mental Health of Infants and Toddlers in Foster Care

Feeding America West Michigan
Plate Place, A Community Food Center

Food Gatherers
Health Care and Food Bank Partnership Initiative

Greater Detroit Area Health Council
I Choose Health

Harbor Beach Community Hospital
Integrated Behavioral Health Project

HAVEN
Children’s Health Initiative

Health Department of Northwest Michigan
Safe Food, Safe Communities

Hurley Medical Center
Hurley Medical Center Food Farmacy- Expansion to Address Food Insecurity Within Genesee County’s Most Vulnerable Populations

Jewish Hospice & Chaplaincy Network
Pilot Project to Develop a Volunteer Mediated, Evidence Based Intervention Model to Enhance Patient and Caregiver Well-being 

Kalamazoo Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
ADAPT for Veterans and Family Members 

Keep Growing Detroit
Healthy Eaters to Healthy Leaders\

Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly
Serving Isolated Seniors in the Upper Peninsula (SISU)

Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan
Evidence-Based Research Study

Michigan Association of Health Plans Foundation
Creating New Tools: Responding to the Adverse Child Experience Community

Michigan Environmental Council
CSA Shares as a Healthy Food Delivery Model for Vulnerable Families: Year II

Michigan Public Health Institute
Partners in Care Concierge Expansion, Enrichment, and Evaluation

Michigan State University
An Online Parenting Intervention Program to Support Michigan Families

Michigan State University
A High School Personal Care Aide Technical Training Program

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services
Improving Post-Discharge Follow-Up with Telehealth

Portage Health Foundation
Adolescent Mental and Behavioral Health

Presbyterian Villages of Michigan Foundation 
Caregiver’s Best Friend 

Project Healthy Community
Fundamentals of Understanding Nutrition (“FUN”) Pantry

The Regents of the University of Michigan
Leveraging E-Health to Improve Care for Pediatric Diabetes: A New Approach to Care Delivery for Children and Families with Type 1 Diabetes Across Michigan

Southeastern Michigan Health Association
Detroit Community Outreach and Overdose Prevention Project (CO-OP) Project

TCM Counseling
Emotionally Healthy Children and Teens

Tolfree Foundation
Go Outside! 

University Rehabilitation Alliance DBA: Origami Brain Injury Rehabilitation Center
Return to Driving after Injury: Road to Independence

Wayne State University
Real Time Nursing Home Quality Control – Year Two

2017 Awards

2017 Behavioral Health Grants

Catholic Human Services, Inc. 
Integrated Intervention For Parents With Additions In The Child Welfare System

Cherry Health, Elevate Senior Health
Behavioral and Physical Health Annual Screening

Communities in Schools of Kalamazoo 
Integrated Behavioral Health in School

The Corner Health Center
Psychiatric Services for Youth through Community Healthcare (PSYCH)

D. A Blodgett-St. John
The Safe Passages Mentoring Program

Eastern Michigan University 
EMU Geropsychology Training: Advancing Late-Life Neurobehavioral Health

Henry Ford Health System
Opioid Epidemic: Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment in and Office-Based Integrated Care Model

Michigan Public Health Institute
A Systems-Level Approach to Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

M.P.A Group
Washington Elementary School Family Health Initiative

Northern Lakes Community Mental Health Authority
Family Assessment & Safety Team (F.A.S.T.)

Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services
Reducing Psychiatric Boarding of Pediatric Patients to Assist Families in Crisis

The Regents of University of Michigan
Establishing a Michigan Collaborative Care Implementation Support Team to Enhance Access to Quality Mental Health Treatment in Primary Care for Seniors and Low-Income Adults

The Regents of the University of Michigan
TRAILS to Behavioral Health: Translating Research into Action to Improve the Lives of Students (TRAILS)

The Ruth Ellis Center
Ruth Ellis Integrated Health & Wellness Center

Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center
Integrating Michigan’s U.P Behavioral Health & Primary Care Services

Wayne State University
High Touch – High Tech (HT2)

2017 Healthy Aging Grants

Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Michigan
Integrating Healthcare and Community-based Services for Individuals with Dementia

Calvin College
Collaborative Inter-professional Falls Prevention Program

Central Michigan University
Experiential Learning Older Adult Home Visit and Health Improvement Program

Genesee Health System
Genesee County Healthy Aging

Henry Ford Health System Global Health Initiative
Knock & Check: Phase Two

Jewish Hospice and Chaplaincy Network
LifeLinks: Home-based Palliative Care Program

Michigan State University
THRIVE Network: Educating Dementia Caregivers on Wellness and Self-care

Otsego County Commission on Aging
Expansion of Innovative Technology and Aging Program

Region 7 Area Agency on Aging
Community Care Transitions

St. Joseph Mercy
Establishing Geriatric Behavioral Health Services

Trinity Health Continuing Care
E-Prescribing Aging Services through Electronic Medical Records

Upper Peninsula Health Care Solutions
Make a Plan, Share a Plan

Wayne State University
Frailty Prevention in Older African Americans

2017 Nutrition & Healthy Lifestyles Grants

Alpena Area Senior Citizens Council, Inc.
Project Student Gourmet

Community Foundation of Greater Flint
Expansion of Flint and Genesee Access to Healthy Food Initiative

Delta-Schoolcraft ISD
U.P. Health Project

Fair Food Network
Innovating Technology and Expanding Geographies for Double Up Healthy Food Incentives

Food Bank Council of Michigan
Defining the Needs of Michigan’s Emergency Response Network

Health Net of West Michigan
FitKids360 Expansion & Infrastructure

Inter-Tribal Council of Michigan
Michigan Tribal Food Access Collaborative Project

Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association (MEMSPA)
Incorporating Health and Wellness into School Improvement Plans Statewide Pilot Project

Munson Healthcare Foundations
Building a Child-Focused Health and Wellness Culture in Northern Michigan

National Kidney Foundation of Michigan
PEACH (Project for EArly Childhood Health)

Public Health, Delta & Menominee Counties
Healthy Kids U.P.

Sparrow Foundation – Sparrow Health System
Be Well in the Kitchen

Wayne State University
Community Health Pipeline: Youth Catalyst for Change

2017 Community Health Impact Grants

Alzheimer’s Association-Greater Michigan Chapter
Michigan Dementia Coalition

American Heart Association
EmPowered to Serve

Battle Creek Community Foundation
T.E.C.H- To Ensure they Come Home

CARE of Southeastern Michigan
Operation Rx

Clark Retirement Community Foundation
Montessori for Aging and Dementia

Detroit Police Athletic League, Inc.
Integrated Detroit PAL Soccer Program

Disability Advocates of Kent County
Maximizing Autonomy & Empowerment for Seniors Through Integrated Home Assessments

District Health Department #10
Age Well: Eat Healthy, Be Active

Greater Midland
Physician Referred Wellness Advocate Program

Habitat for Humanity of Kent County
Plaza Roosevelt Planning Phase

Hands Across the Water, Inc.
Yoga for Youth

Ingham Health Plan Corporation
Managing Asthma Through Case Management in Homes (MATCH)

Judson Center
Establish psychiatric services through a Tele Psychiatry program in Wayne County, Michigan

Leaders Advancing and Helping Communities
LAHC Life Skills: Roots to Grow Behavioral Health Program

M&M Area Community Foundation
Expanding Our Rural Partnerships

Macomb County Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers
Driven to Good Health

Marquette-Alger RESA
P.E.P. (PE-Nut Expansion Project)

MI Disability Rights Coalition
Living Well in Michigan

Michigan 2-1-1
Michigan 2-1-1 Database Access Project

Michigan Breast Feeding Network
MIBFN Breastfeeding Community Leadership Training

Michigan Fitness Foundation
Mission Throttle Social Impact Strategy

Michigan Health Council
Michigan Advance Care Planning

Michigan Health Endowment Fund
Multiple Foundation Collaborative on Opioids

Michigan Health Improvement Alliance
Healthy Communities

Michigan Nonprofit Association
Enhancing Technology Capacity for Nonprofits Serving Older Adults

Michigan Primary Care Association
Advancing Community Health Workers in Michigan

Michigan Public Health Institute
Partners in Care Concierge

Michigan Recreation and Park Association
MercyMotion: An Integrated Approach to Public Health and Public Spaces

Michigan State University
Safe Foods=Healthy Kids

MidMichigan Health
A technology based innovation to prevent type 2 diabetes

PACE Southeast Michigan
Remote Care Management Platform Program

Region 3B Area Agency on Aging
Care Connection Health Intervention Program

Rethinking Dementia: Accelerating Change 
mHealth Dementia Project

Salvation Army Detroit Harbor Light
Detroit Harbor Light Medical Respite Program

Southeastern Michigan Health Association
SisterFriends: The Detroit Birthing Project

St John Providence
Mother Nurture Lactation College 2.0

TCM Counseling
Emotionally Healthy Children and Teens

The Regents of the University of Michigan
Creating a Network of Trauma-Informed Care for Young Children in Michigan

UPCAP Services, Inc.
Caregiver Assistance and Respite Education (CARE)

Wayne County Neighborhood Legal Services
Elder Law and Advocacy Center Medical-Legal Partnership Project

Wayne State University
BusMe: An e-health Platform to Reduce Pediatric Health Disparities by Improving Public Transportation Access in Detroit

Wayne State University
Real Time Nursing Home Quality Control

2017 Special Projects & Emerging Ideas Grants

Hospice of Michigan
Pediatric Chronic Complex Care Program Pilot

Michigan Council for Maternal and Child Health
Michigan Model for Health Online

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Air Quality and Health Assessment Initiative

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Community Paramedic Project

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Diversity in Dementia Care

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Michigan Pediatric Behavioral Health Acute Inpatient Access Improvement

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
MLTSS: Medicaid Managed Care Long-Term Care Supports and Services

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Parental and Caseworker Engagement in Medical/Mental Health Decision Making

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Re:Imagining Integrative Service Delivery

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Statewide Directory and Consumer Relationship Management (CRM) Tools for Care Coordinators

Spectrum Health
Strong Beginnings

The Regents of the University of Michigan
Promoting Infant Health and Wellbeing by Engaging Fathers

2016 Awards

2016 Behavioral Health Grants

The Corner Health Center
PSYCH

D.A. Blodgett-St. John’s
Safe Passages

Easter Seals of Michigan
BSFT

Family Medical Center
School-based Telemedicine

Kent County CMH Authority d/b/a Network 180
Behavioral Health Home Replication

M.P.A. Group
Washington Elementary School Family Health Initiative

The Regents of the University of Michigan
Helping Michigan Kids Grow

The Regents of the University of Michigan
TRAILS to Behavioral Health

Ruth Ellis Center, Inc.
Integrated Health and Wellness Center

Spectrum Child and Family Services
Trauma and Stress Relief Program

Volunteers of America
Coordinated Care for the Homeless

2016 Healthy Aging Grants

ACLU Fund of Michigan
Improving Care to LGBT Older Adults

Area Agency on Aging 1-B
SameAddress – New Services and Program Expansion

Henry Ford Health System
Knock & Check: Reduce Social Isolation and Improve Healthcare for Frail Seniors

Lake Superior Hospice
Community Care – Palliative Services to Support Aging in the U.P.

Luella Hannan Memorial Foundation
Care Coordination for Working Caregivers

Michigan Oral Health Coalition
Creating a Dental Home for Low-Income Kent County Seniors

Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency
Integrated Care Readiness Project

The Regents of the University of Michigan
Home-based Transitional Telecare for Older Veterans

Region 3B Area Agency on Aging
SW Michigan Aging Mastery Program® (AMP)

Trinity Home Health Services
Whatever It Takes: A 24/7 Triage and Treatment Service

United Methodist Retirement Communities
Positive Approach Training: Enriching the Lives of those with Dementia and Caregivers

Wayne State University
The Center for Financial Safety and Health

 

2016 Community Health Impact Grants

Altarum Institute
Leveraging Technology to Improve Outcomes

Area Agency on Aging 1-B
dCare – Improving the health of care managers

The Baldwin Center, Inc.
Innovative Frameworks

Barry-Eaton District Health Department
BE Nutritious Banks and Pantries

Black Mothers' Breastfeeding Association
Community-based Doula Accreditation Program

Central Detroit Christian Community Development Center
Growing Urban Farms in Detroit

Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation
Safe Baby Academy – Protecting Your Sleeping Baby

Community Foundation of Greater Flint
Flint Water Crisis Recovery Effort

Community Health and Social Services (CHASS)
Healthy Mothers on the Move

The Corner Health Center
Reducing Rapid Repeat Pregnancies

Detroit Food & Entrepreneur Academy
Detroit Food Academy School-Based Program

Fair Food Network
Double Up Food Bucks Flint Expansion

Genesee Health Plan
Grandparent-Raised Support Services

Gran Traverse Pavilions Foundation
Northern Michigan PACE

Groundwork Center for Resilient Communities
Improving Access to Healthy, Fresh Food for Kids in NW Michigan

Growing Hope
Growing Healthy Seniors

Growth Works
Trauma Informed Supervised Visitation

The Guidance Center
Strong Beginnings Intervention (MOM Power)

Henry Ford Health System
Women-Inspired Neighborhood Network

The Jed Foundation
JED Campus Program for Michigan Colleges and Universities

The Judson Center
Tele-psych Technology Implementation

Macomb Children's Healthcare Access Program
Foster CARE

MHP Salud
Desde el Primer Momento

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Project Re:form

Michigan Environmental Council
Piloting CSA shares to fight childhood obesity and hunger

Michigan Health Improvement Alliance
Centering Pregnancy

Michigan State University
Addressing Infant Mortality Disparities

Michigan State University School of Social Work
Developing Accessible Health-Related Training

Munson Healthcare Foundation
Pediatric Fruit and Vegetable Prescription for Healthy Eating Model

Ozone House Youth and Family Services
MORE (MAGIC, Ozone, REACH, Education) Support Project

Pediatric Foundation of Michigan
Improving Health Outcomes for Foster Children and Youth

The Regents of the University of Michigan
Enhancing Perinatal Father Engagement in Health Care Settings

St. Joseph Mercy Health System
A Healthy Start at Life

St. Vincent Catholic Church
Refugee Health Access

UPCAP Services, Inc.
Enhancing awareness of and services to treat Pre-diabetes

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Make Your Date: Detroit’s Plan to Reduce Preterm Birth

YWCA Kalamazoo
Kalamazoo Infant Mortality Community Action Initiative

2016 Special Projects & Emerging Ideas Grants

Altarum Institute
Building a MediCaring Community in the Huron Valley PACE Program

Community Foundation of Greater Flint
Flint Child Health & Development Fund

District Health Department of Dickinson-Iron, Marquette, Delta and Menominee Counties
UP Wide Health Needs Assessment

Michigan Association of Health Plans
Creating Healing Communities: A Statewide Initiative to Address Adverse Childhood Experiences in Michigan (Michigan Association of Health Plans)

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Infant Mental Health Home Visiting Project

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Integrated Service Delivery Portal

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Michigan Infant Safe Sleep Program: A Systems Approach

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
Secondary Trauma Assessment & Training

Michigan Health Council
Geriatric Workforce Resource Center

Michigan League for Public Policy
Assessment of Michigan Medicaid’s Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Program

Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program
Medigap Subsidy Counseling and Outreach

Michigan Public Health Institute
Revision of the Medical Examiner System in Michigan

Michigan State University
An Integrated Model for Personal Assistant Research and Training

Michigan State University
Partners in Aging Strategies and Training (PAST)

Michigan State University
Pregnancy Surveillance In Michigan to Reduce Infant and Maternal Mortality

The Regents of the University of Michigan
Foundation Enhancing Michigan Workforce Capacity for Behavioral Dementia Care Using the DICE Approach (MiDICE)

School Community Health Alliance of Michigan
Sustainable Financing For School Health Services

Spectrum Health Foundation
Strong Beginnings

Valley Area Agency on Aging
Flint Seniors Matter

Washtenaw County Community Mental Health
Correctional Care Integration Project

Western Michigan University School of Medicine
Michigan Crisis Intervention System (MI-CIS)

2015 Awards

Local Impact

The Michigan Health Endowment Fund awarded nearly $2M to the following organizations to help improve the health of their communities.

Adoption Option Inc.
Allen Neighborhood Center
Bay County Health Dept.
Bridging Communities
Cadillac YMCA
Charlevoix Area Hospital Foundation
Child and Family Services of Northeast Michigan
Danielle Karmanos’ Work it Out
Deaf, Inc. dba Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services
District Health Department No. 10 (Cadillac Area)
Epilepsy Foundation of Michigan
Evangelical Homes of MI
Family Futures
First Steps Kent
Greater Flint Health Coalition
Kalamazoo County Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
Keep Growing Detroit
Lebanese American Heritage Club
Little Brother – Friends of the Elderly
Midland County Cancer Society, Inc.
RSVP of Ingham, Eaton & Clinton County
Saginaw Area Foundation for Eye Care
St. Patrick Senior Center
Superior Alliance for Independence Living
Van Buren Intermediate School District
The Village of Hillside and Perry Farm Village

Community Foundations

The Michigan Health Endowment Fund awarded more than $8.5M to the following community foundations to support the health and wellness of seniors and children.

Allegan County Community Foundation
Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation
Barry Community Foundation
Battle Creek Community Foundation
Bay Area Community Foundation
Berrien Community Foundation
Charlevoix County Community Foundation
Dickinson Area Community Foundation
Community Foundation of Greater Flint
Fremont Area Community Foundation
Grand Haven Area Community Foundation
Grand Rapids Community Foundation
Grand Traverse Community Foundation
Huron County Community Foundation
Jackson Community Foundation
Kalamazoo Community Foundation
Lapeer County Community Foundation
Lenawee Community Foundation
M&M Area Community Foundation
Marquette County Community Foundation
Midland Area Community Foundation
Monroe County Community Foundation
Mt. Pleasant Area Community Foundation
Community Foundation for Muskegon County
Community Foundation for Northeast Michigan
Roscommon County Community Foundation
Saginaw Community Foundation
Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
Community Foundation of the Upper Peninsula

2014 Awards

Statewide Health Awards

Area Agencies on Aging Association of Michigan
Easter Seals-Michigan, Inc.
Food Bank Council of Michigan
Michigan Alliance of Boys and Girls Clubs
Michigan Association for Local Public Health
Michigan Association of United Ways
Michigan Fitness Foundation
Michigan Primary Care Association
Michigan Recreation and Park Association
State Alliance of Michigan YMCAs
United Way for Southeastern Michigan

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