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“New Approaches for Tackling the Root Causes of Health Inequity”
March 17, 2016

At this event in Wyandotte County, Dr. Anthony Iton explored innovations in place-based work to address health inequity. Find presentation slides, full event video and more here.

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.
Sunflower Foundation to establish headquarters and learning center with preservation project on historic Martin’s Hill
January 20, 2016The Sunflower Foundation’s Board of Trustees announced today that it will establish its headquarters and a learning center in northwest Topeka by preserving and renovating two historic buildings.
“Collaborating For More Civil Politics”
January 14, 2016

This presentation by Dr. Carolyn Lukensmeyer at the Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics focuses on avenues for creating a culture of civil discourse in today’s polarized political environment.

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.