Grant Opportunities:
BFit

What We Are Looking for

Projects we will support must:
Target adults because they are the key decision makers and top influencers for younger generations
Take place or target adults living in a Broward food desert (as determined by the U.S. Department of Agriculture)
Focus on adults with chronic health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure and obesity
And meet the following criteria:
Target population: Adults with chronic health conditions including but not limited to obesity/weight related ailments, heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol

Program must:
Empower participants to gain knowledge, resources and skills to make healthy choices and lead healthy lives
Create access to healthy and nutritious food options, including nutritional guidance, food preparation
Provide a physical activity component

Evidence of success:
Show increase in physical activity levels, change in behavior and overall improved health
Show decrease and/or improve chronic health conditions as evidenced by trackable data
Project Timeline: Project should be implemented over a 12 month period. At the mid-point of the project, evidence of success must be communicated with data that backs up participant’s progress. Should a project require a longer implementation period (18-24 months maximum), please reach out to Angelica Rosas at arosas@cfbroward.org before submitting.

Application Information

Application Start: Closed
Application Deadline: February 8, 2019
Grants Awarded: April 2019
Grant Range: Up to $100,000

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Eligibility

Nonprofits with 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt status that serve Broward County
City or county agencies with projects that demonstrate charitable intent in Broward County
Individuals are not eligible to apply
Previous or current grantee organizations must be in good grant standing and have submitted all required reports and documentation for all prior grants from the Foundation. A current grantee must be in compliance with the terms of those awards to be considered and eligible to apply.

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