Raytown Quality Schools (RQS) was recently awarded a $250,000 grant from Jackson County Community Children’s Services Fund to support Raytown Connect social workers.  These social workers will provide assessment, intervention, referral, and post-intervention services to students who are identified through universal screenings or referrals by students, staff members,...

YMCA of Greater Kansas City recently received a grant for $120,000 from the Health Forward Foundation, Healthy Communities to support staffing, research and data collection, convening multi-sector partners, the creation of customized technology platforms, and demonstration pilots. The Y will engage multiple stakeholders to discuss transforming traditional corporate wellness...

Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired (CCVI) recently received a grant for $65,000 from the Health Forward Foundation to provide specialized therapy services. Health Forward funding will support a portion of the salaries of therapists and specialists who provide services comprising CCVI’s core operating activities. CCVI has been offering...

ReDiscover was recently awarded a $50,000 grant from REACH Healthcare Foundation to support core operating expenses. ReDiscover will utilize 2020 REACH core support to assist with quality improvement (QI) (monitoring, learning, and evaluation). QI is always a critically important function for agencies. It has an even larger relevance now...