Seven County Groups Receive $1.3M in Health Grants

As reported in the Baltimore Business Journal, seven county health organizations will be receiving a total of $1.3M as part of a state grant program that funds public health initiatives.

The Maryland Community Health Resources Commission on Monday announced $1.3 million in grants to seven Local Health Improvement Coalitions, or groups geared toward addressing public health problems specific to their area.

Grant recipients include, according to the article:

  • Allegany County Health Department ($185,048)
  • Cecil County Health Department for Cecil County Community Health Advisory Committee ($189,659)
  • The Partnerships for a Healthier Charles County ($159,756)
  • Howard County Local Health Improvement Coalition ($250,000)
  • Harford County Health Department ($250,000)
  • Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services ($236,672)
  • Tri-County/Worcester County Health Department ($250,000)

For more information, see the full story from the Journal.