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More than $1 million in grants awarded to Kansas nonprofits
June 27, 2017The Sunflower Foundation Board of Trustees has awarded a total of $1,085,117 in Capacity Building grants to 67 nonprofit organizations statewide. Capacity Building grants were open to nonprofit organizations providing health care and prevention services to low income, uninsured, and other vulnerable populations in Kansas.
Allen County recognized for efforts to improve community health
May 3, 2017

Allen County has been selected as a finalist for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's National Culture of Health Prize. This national prize honors communities that act on the belief that everyone has a role to play in driving change and improving community health.

Speaking out for health care for Kansans
March 13, 2017Dr. Robert Freelove of Salina Family Healthcare Center testified to Kansas legislators on what expanding Medicaid would mean for the patients he sees every day—and what the cost of not doing so means for these Kansans' lives.
Testimony in support of House Bill 2064, which proposes Medicaid in Kansas
February 6, 2017

The Kansas House Health and Human Services committee is scheduled to receive testimony in support of House Bill 2064, which would expand Medicaid in our state. Sunflower Foundation issued this written testimony.

Rural grocery solutions sought with $120,000 pilot project
January 26, 2017

The Sunflower Foundation Board of Trustees has approved a statewide $120,000 pilot project focused on supporting community-based strategies to address food access needs in rural areas, such as strengthening local grocery stores.

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