2017 Healthy Eating and Active Living – Letter of Intent (LOI) Posted on December 7, 2016 The Paso del Norte Health Foundation seeks Letters of Intent from eligible organizations to promote the Foundation’s Strategic Plan for Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL). Specifically, the Foundation seeks Letters of Intent for funding in one of two interest areas that help meet the goals identified in the Strategic Plan: Systems, organizational, and/or policy change designed to improve health outcomes for students including but not limited to coordinated or comprehensive school health; and/or Sustainable population-wide strategies to advance healthy eating or active living. The Foundation uses Letters of Intent to welcome a wide-range of proposals from a diverse applicant pool. After review, the Foundation will invite selected applicants to submit a full proposal Applicants are encouraged to download and read the HEAL Strategic Plan at www.pdnhf.org. Applicants are also encouraged to visit the Institute for Healthy Living’s website at http://pdnihl.org. The Institute for Healthy Living serves as the Foundation’s backbone organization for the HEAL priority area. The IHL also evaluates the effectiveness of Foundation grantmaking for HEAL. Note: To access an application that has been started and saved, please visit their “Grant Center” tab to access your Grant Account Login. What They Will Fund See the Foundation’s grantmaking guidelines for what they will fund. Key Dates Letters of intent due to Foundation via the Foundation’s on-line application system: February 6, 2017 Invitations for full proposals announced: February 15, 2017 Full proposals due: March 15, 2017 Funding cycle starts: June 1, 2017, but other dates may be proposed Eligibility And Selection Criteria Eligible applicants include nonprofit tax-exempt organizations, including churches and units of government, located in the Paso del Norte Region. See the Paso del Norte Health Foundation website www.pdnhf.org for more information about grant guidelines. Service Region El Paso and Hudspeth Counties in far West Texas Doña Ana, Luna, and Otero Counties in southern New Mexico Municipality of Ciudad Juaréz, Chihuahua, Mexico Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment * Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.