Community Health Grants
Community Health Grants (CHGs) support programs and activities that address identified community health needs, and provide treatment or promote health and healing in Oregon and Southwest Washington.
Purpose of community health grants
The purpose of the grant funding for FY20 was to strengthen organizational capacity and support programs and initiatives that address
- Social determinants of health
- Health equity
- Focus on early childhood education and meaningful employment
Funding was awarded to organizations serving historically underserved communities with the intent to impact health disparities and inequities.
In the first round of funding, Legacy Community Health Grants funded 17 programs and services across Oregon and SW Washington.
Children's (K-12) educational attainment:
Early childhood, kindergarten readiness
Youth employment and career development:
Advancing health equity:
Apply for a community health grant
Legacy Community Health Grant applications are currently closed. Thank you for all you do in creating a Legacy of better health.