Grant: Youth Advocacy Awards: Choose To Be Healthy (CTBH) is excited to announce the availability of funding of up to $1000 per proposal for initiatives that support healthy living among youth who live and play within the CTBH service area. The goal of this initiative is to create youth-adult collaboration and increase youth involvement in accomplishing social, policy and environmental changes which improve youth health. Youth groups (12-18 year olds) must focus on at least one of the following health topics: Preventing youth tobacco use and reducing/eliminating exposure to secondhand smoke; Reducing youth access to and use of alcohol and other drugs. Download application here.
Eligibility: Maine area includes Berwick, Eliot, Kittery, Lebanon, North Berwick, Ogunquit, South Berwick, Wells and York.
Deadline: Applications are due December 17, 2010.
Amount: Up to $1000 per proposal
Contact: Sally Manninen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 439-2936.