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Request For Proposals Issued for Sunflower Trails
January 27, 2016The Sunflower Foundation is pleased to announce the 2016 Request for Proposals for the Sunflower Trails program. The foundation invites municipalities, schools and non-profit organizations to submit proposals for building, enhancing or connecting trails in order to create safe, accessible places for outdoor physical activity and community engagement.
Major Health Foundations of Kansas Urge Legislators, Governor to Expand KanCare
December 8, 2015

Leaders of the state’s six major health foundations today sent a letter to Kansas legislators and the governor urging them to give KanCare expansion “serious consideration and an open debate,” pointing to new research that shows potential savings for the Kansas budget.

Sunflower Foundation Announces 2016 Advocacy Fellows
October 27, 2015The Sunflower Foundation Advocacy Fellowship Class of 2016 has been announced. This multi-sector class of 15 leaders from across Kansas will learn how to become more effective advocates, with a special emphasis on utilizing civil discourse as a tool to bridge the partisan divide.
Sunflower Foundation awards more than $430,000 to support integrating behavioral and physical health care
May 1, 2015Sunflower's Board of Trustees has awarded three grants as part of the foundation's Integrated Care Initiative, which supports primary care and behavioral health safety net systems that are working to deliver health care for the whole person.
Sunflower Foundation Announces Board Appointments
April 22, 2015

The Sunflower Foundation announces two appointments to its Board of Trustees by Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt. The appointees are Jay Kennedy of Frankfort (pictured) and Reggie Robinson of Lawrence.