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The Florida Blue Foundation’s programs are focused on impacting food security, improving health equity, advancing mental well-being, healthy communities, and addressing systemic racism and resulting health disparities. 

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Healthy communities grants overview

Our commitment to making a positive impact in the community is firmly rooted in our mission to help people and communities achieve better health. Working in partnership with nonprofit organizations, the Florida Blue Foundation addresses critical issues in local communities, opening new windows of opportunity to better enable our neighbors to reach their potential.

Applications open in January 2022!

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Story of Impact

A health encounter can be a stressful experience for anyone. This is especially true for people who have limited English language and literacy skills. Learn how grants addressing health literacy have made an impact on this population.

We're focused on three key drivers of health

Access to affordable, healthy foods and quality health care. Education on health, nutrition, mental health and well-being. Support to address stress, anxiety, loneliness, addiction and more. Address systemic racism and the resulting health disparities. Aligned with community needs to help people and communities achieve better health.

 

Food Security

Impact food security to help mitigate associated issues, which can be detrimental to health, development and well-being.

Health Equity

Improve health equity to ensure access and opportunity to achieve optimal health for those disadvantaged by environmental, economic and social circumstances

Mental Well-being

Advance mental well-being to mitigate stressors associated with issues that often impact entire families and/or communities

Grant Opportunities

Food Security

  • Submission Deadline: Applications available soon - subscribe to our newsletter for updates.
  • Description: Awards multi-year grants that impact food security of families and communities to help mitigate associated costly issues, which can be detrimental to health, development and well-being. Application opens later in 2022.

Health Equity

  • Submission Deadline: Applications available soon - subscribe to our newsletter for updates.
  • Description: Grants to improve health equity to ensure that families and community members have both the access and opportunity to attain full health potential and are not disadvantaged due to environmental, economic, and/or social circumstance. Application opens later in 2022.

Mental Well-Being

  • Submission Deadline: Applications available soon - subscribe to our newsletter for updates.
  • Description: Grants to advance mental well-being for families and community members to mitigate the stressors associated with issues that often impact entire families and/or communities. Application opens later in 2022.

Healthy Communities

  • Submission Deadline: Applications available soon - subscribe to our newsletter for updates.
  • Description: Grants to address critical issues in local communities, opening new windows of opportunity to better enable our neighbors to reach their potential. Application opens in January 2022.

Contact Us

Florida Blue Foundation
4800 Deerwood Campus Parkway, DC202 Jacksonville, FL 32246

1-800-477-3736
ext.63215

Florida Blue Foundation is a trade name of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Foundation, Inc., an Independent Licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.

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