Contact: Nicki Stevens
Mark Twain Medical Center announces availability of Community Grant Funding
SAN ANDREAS, CA, June 24, 2016- Mark Twain Medical Center, (MTMC) through its affiliation with Dignity Health, has announced the opening of the 2016 Dignity Health Community Grants Program.
Each grant program candidate must submit a letter of intent by the July 29th deadline in order to be considered. Applicants must be a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization or have a fiscal agent that is a 501(c) (3) organization and capable of administering the funds; the project or program must be a response to the health priorities identified in the MTMC Community Health Assessment and Community Benefit plan.
The Dignity Health Community Grants Program is designed to support nonprofits that collaborate to address community health needs, particularly those that focus on underserved populations. Therefore, the projects to be funded must involve collaboration with 3 other local organizations and be linked to Mark Twain Medical Center’s Executive Leadership Team will carefully evaluate the programs to determine which best address the unmet health needs as revealed in Mark Twain Medical Center Community Needs Assessment. MTMC will be awarding $31,000 this year.
For more information or to apply for a grant, visit our website at marktwainmedicalcenter.org and click on the ‘Community Benefits’ tab and follow the link to Community Grants. Letters of Intent are due to the area representative, Nicki Stevens, by Friday, July 29, 2016.