General News Archive

McKenney, Brady join Kansas Health Foundation Board of Directors 

Dr. Jennifer Bacani McKenney and Rev. Tom Brady will join the Kansas Health Foundation (KHF) Board of Directors on July 1.

July 1, 2020

Bakely, Carter honored for years of Board service 

Mollie Carter and Rev. Claudia Bakely, who have served nine and six years respectively, recently completed their service as members of the Kansas Health Foundation (KHF) Board of Directors.

June 23, 2020

KHF, Sunflower Foundation announce grant recipients of summer meals initiative 

The Kansas Health Foundation (KHF) and Sunflower Foundation (SFF) have awarded $1.2 million in grant funding to 118 school districts/community partners to help feed Kansas kids and families this summer.

June 23, 2020

KHF releases statement on death of George Floyd 

On June 1, 2020, Reginald L. Robinson, president and CEO of the Kansas Health Foundation, released the following statement regarding the tragic death of George Floyd.

June 1, 2020

KHF announces grant recipients for 2020 Impact and Capacity Grants – COVID-19 

The Kansas Health Foundation is providing funding to 91 Kansas organizations totaling more than $2 million as part of the 2020 Impact and Capacity Grant Initiative.

May 13, 2020

KHF board approves $5.325 million for COVID-19 relief response 

The Kansas Health Foundation board of directors recently approved $5.325 million in grant funding to support statewide COVID-19 efforts that provide access to health care, address food insecurity, and assist the United Way of the Plains with pandemic response.

April 17, 2020

KHF opens $2 million Impact and Capacity Grants – COVID 19 Initiative 

On April 13, the Kansas Health Foundation (KHF) will begin accepting applications for the 2020 Impact and Capacity Grants (ICG) Initiative, focused on COVID-19 response and recovery.

April 10, 2020

KHF COVID-19 Response: Flexibility for grantees, change in ICG focus 

In our effort to provide maximum support to our grantees as they work to respond to the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis, we are offering a range administrative relief and increased flexibility that we hope will be meaningful for them during this challenging time.

March 30, 2020

Kansas food policy councils to benefit from KHF support 

The Kansas Health Foundation is awarding $750,000 to KC Healthy Kids to help establish local, regional and state food policy councils to further improve access and consumption of healthy food and beverages across the state. KC Healthy Kids will assume responsibility for the Kansas Alliance for Wellness (KAW), which is focused on providing food policy training and technical assistance to local communities.

January 27, 2020

KHF funding helps expand Double Up Food Bucks program 

Beginning in January, the Kansas Health Foundation (KHF) will support a program to bring healthy food to families in need and funnel dollars to local farmers and economies.

January 13, 2020

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