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Food Security Funding Opportunity
 
The Florida Blue Foundation recently refreshed its strategic plan, and updated objectives and focus areas. The Foundation will focus its funding priorities on these three areas that have a significant impact on the health of Floridians: Food Security, Health Equity and Mental Well-Being.

The latest grant opportunity is in the Food Security program area. Click on the link below for information, guidelines and the link to submit an application to either of the two funding priorities under Food Security:
 
Food Security - Deadline to submit:  August 28, 2020, 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Driver of Health: Food Security

Goal: Impact food security of families and communities to help mitigate associated costly issues, which can be detrimental to health, development and well-being

Target Issues:

  • Access to healthy food for those who live in food deserts
  • Affordability of healthy food
  • Awareness and education surrounding proper nutrition
Click here to visit the Florida Blue website to learn more and to apply.