Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities 

Fiscal year 2023 (FY23) Funding Opportunity


Funding Opportunities for Consultants:

Request for Proposals: Culturally Responsive Nutrition materials for Infants and Toddlers 

With support from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (DNPAO), NACCHO is pleased to offer a funding opportunity for up to two consultants to develop culturally responsive educational materials for Black, Indigenous, and  People of Color (BIPOC) and/or Refugee, Immigrant, and Migrant (RIM) communities. Two awards, with funding up to $10,000 each, are available. Selections will be made by December 15, 2022, and the project period will run from the date of contract execution to July 31, 2023. Applications must be submitted no later than December 11, 2022. All necessary information regarding the project and application process may be found in this Request for Proposals (RFP) here: https://www.naccho.org/uploads/downloadable-resources/FY23-Culturally-Nutrition-Resource-Development-RFP.pdf 

 

Community Partners Implementing the Blueprint: Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding Support Cohort II

  
With support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity (CDC/DNPAO), NACCHO selected seven local-level organizations to strengthen community lactation support, through the implementation of the Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding Support: A Blueprint for Communities. The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support the implementation of Continuity of Care (CoC) strategies by local-level organizations among oppressed communities with historically low rates of chest/breastfeeding. Selected applicants include: Community Partners Implementing the Blueprint (Nov22-July23): Awardees: Lactancia Latina of Southwest Kansas (KS), Jefferson County Public Health (CO), Harbor MedStar Hospital (MD), BreastfeedLA (CA), Partnership for A Healthy Lincoln (NE), Knox County Health Department (TN), Sauk County Health Department (WI). 

Grantees are working with at least two other key partners to implement strategies from at least four (4) Blueprint recommendations. Project period has started and will end on July 31, 2023

  



PAST GRANT FUNDING PROJECT:
Implementing the Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding Support Blueprint: Cohort I


From November 2021 to July 2022, with funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and through a Request for Proposals, NACCHO worked with 10 local-level organizations and their community partners to implement at least two recommendations from the Continuity of Care in Breastfeeding Support: A Blueprint for Communities to improve the local chest/breastfeeding landscape in their Black, Indigenous, and other People of Color (BIPOC) communities. Check out their success stories series  HERE.