News & Info
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.

2017 Capacity Building Request for Proposals
December 9, 2016

The Sunflower Foundation is pleased to announce a Request for Proposals for Capacity Building. The submission deadline is Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Funding announcements are expected by Friday, April 28, 2017.


Sunflower announces new Program Officer
October 5, 2016

It is a pleasure to announce that Brandon Skidmore has joined Sunflower Foundation as Program Officer. Brandon has extensive experience in both health and public health systems, most recently serving as Director of the Bureau of Health Promotion at the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.

Sunflower awards more than $560,000 for trails
July 5, 2016The Sunflower Foundation Board of Trustees has awarded $561,047 to 12 communities and one school district to build new trails, or connect and enhance existing trails. The Sunflower Trails program is designed to promote healthy living by helping communities provide all populations with safe and accessible opportunities for outdoor physical activity.