Established in 1992, the Smart Choices Program is designed to strengthen the capacity of agencies located in Charlestown to meet the health and human service needs of the community. Over $4.5
million dollars has been invested in the community since its inception.
The goal of Smart Choices is to help community-based organizations address the health priorities of the community and to work together to increase their impact and reach.
12pm, Noon of Friday, May 24, 2019
One year grants up to $25,000 have been awarded annually. The total amount to be allocated in 2019 is up to $180,000.
July 2019 - May 2020
Amanda Ayers, Director, Investments in Health
Funding for 1 year will be awarded to organizations:
- Serving the Charlestown community.
- Delivering programming that is responsive to the needs of the community.
- That provide outreach to hard to engage populations.
- Or groups of applicants who believe they can make a positive impact on youth and families.
Additional consideration will be given to those proposals that address one or more of the health priorities outlined in the 2015 & 2016 Community Health needs Assessment Reports & Implementation Plans.
Please find the assessments at: