Grants

More Than $800,000 in Grant Awards Made in 2018

The New Hampshire Children’s Health Foundation awarded more than $800,000 during the 2018 program year. The funding benefitted 17 health-related initiatives and projects at nonprofit and community organizations across the state. The foundation’s grants address the health of New Hampshire’s youngest and most vulnerable children ages 0-5, their families, and the communities where they live. […]

Foundation Investment Yields Meaningful Return

A recent $3,600 grant by the New Hampshire Children’s Health Foundation generated $800,000 in federal grant funding for the City of Manchester to provide services to children exposed to traumatic events. The foundation funded a grant writer for the city to apply for funding from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance to […]

We are adding strategic grantmaking to our portfolio

During 2018, the New Hampshire Children’s Health Foundation Board of Directors and its staff completed a strategic planning process that has resulted in refinements to our grant making and funding approach. For 20 years, the foundation has granted $750,000 or more each year to community health centers, health policy organizations and community-based organizations to deliver […]

Littleton Woman Named to Health Foundation Board

CONCORD NH — Lisa Bujno, MSN, APRN, of Littleton, has been elected to the board of directors of the New Hampshire Children’s Health Foundation. Bujno is assistant medical director at Ammonoosuc Community Health Center. She formerly served as deputy director and Title V director with the New Hampshire Division of Public Health Services and associate […]

Manchester Neighborhood Health Division Head Presented Van Scoyoc Award

  Jaime Hoebeke of the Manchester Health Department has been named the recipient of the 2018 Sandi Van Scoyoc Legacy Award by the New Hampshire Children’s Health Foundation. Hoebeke is head of the department’s Neighborhood Health Division. The Legacy Award’s annual prize of $2500 is presented to a New Hampshire organization or individual who exemplifies […]

New Hampshire Oral Health Baseline Survey I (2017)

Identifying Oral Health Resources and Promising Practices in Community-based, Non-traditional Settings An inventory and examination of the state’s community-based oral health programs with consideration of promising and best practice criteria for use by providers, policy-makers, program planners and consumers.

Investing in the Early Years: The Costs and Benefits of Investing in Early Childhood in New Hampshire (2017)

In recent years, a confluence of research has called attention to the importance of investments in early childhood, from home visiting programs that start during the prenatal period to high-quality preschool one or two years before kindergarten entry. A first line of research is from leading developmental theories in disparate disciplines, including psychology, neuroscience, and […]