Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee has selected 16 area organizations to receive more than $214,000 in grant funding as part of Phase I in the organization’s 2013 Health Initiatives. Trinity received 120 proposals from area organizations which addressed five grant initiatives, including Access to Preventive Care, Healthy Life Choices, Mental Health & Addiction Recovery, Family Strengthening, and Open Topic.

These groups will use grant funds in order to plan and research for their Phase II project. Up to five outstanding proposals will be selected during Phase II in October 2013. These groups will each be awarded amounts of up to $150,000 to use towards the implementation of their project to improve the physical, emotional and spiritual health of our community.

Click here to view the 2013 Health Initiatives Phase I Grant Recipients.