BUILD HEALTH CHALLENGE
Updated 64 days ago
BUILD is a national program designed to support partnerships between community-based organizations, health departments, and hospitals/health systems that are working to address important health issues in their community. Each community collaborative addresses root causes of chronic disease (also commonly referred to as the social determinants of health) in their local area by leveraging multisector partnerships, and working with their local community. To date, BUILD has supported 55 projects in 24 states and Washington, DC... An innovative funding collaborative and award program, The BUILD Health Challenge is contributing to the creation of a new norm in the U.S. BUILD is putting multi-sector, community-driven partnerships at the center of health to reduce health disparities caused by system-based or social inequity... In response, the Colorado Health Foundation, de Beaumont Foundation, Kresge Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Advisory Board Company partnered to..
Also known as: The BUILD Health Challenge