November 2001

Mission and Ministry Fund Presents 14 Building Healthy Community Planning Grants

Catholic Health Initiatives has announced the recipients of its Building Healthy Communities Planning Grants for 2001. Fourteen organizations will receive grants that total more than $650,000 to fund comprehensive, collaborative efforts to improve the health of a community.

Six of the grant recipients are receiving a Building Healthy Communities Planning Grant for the first time. Eight others are receiving a planning grant for the second consecutive year in order to further expand their healthy community initiatives.

The new grants bring the total number of grants presented by the Mission and Ministry Fund to 116, with more than $9.5 million distributed or allocated.

To find out more about the Mission and Ministry Fund grants and the application process, click on "The People We Serve" button on this site. Or, contact Peggy Martin, OP, senior vice president of sponsorship and governance, at