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KHF Statement on Child Nutrition Standards 

A statement by KHF President and CEO Steve Coen regarding the bi-partisan agreement recently reached at the federal level on child nutrition programs.

January 25, 2016

Major Health Foundations of Kansas Urge Legislators, Governor to Expand KanCare 

The six major health foundations in Kansas are urging the expansion of KanCare (Medicaid) in the state.

December 9, 2015

Latest cycle of KHF recognition grants to fund 36 community health projects 

Through its fall 2015 cycle of Recognition Grants, the Kansas Health Foundation has provided more than $685,000 in grants to help organizations across the state accomplish 36 projects that intend to improve the health and wellness of Kansans.

December 7, 2015

KHF initiative awards funding for water projects 

Through the Improving Public Health Through Access to and Consumption of Water initiative, the Kansas Health Foundation is funding five organizations across the state, selected during a competitive grant application process, to improve health outcomes by improving Kansans’ access to water.

December 2, 2015

Webster joins Kansas Health Foundation as new chief financial officer 

Stephen Webster has joined the Kansas Health Foundation as its new chief financial officer.

November 30, 2015

Kansas rate of uninsured is dropping, but more has to be done 

A letter from KHF CEO Steve Coen.

October 7, 2015

Ten organizations receive funding to promote policies and practices supporting breastfeeding 

Ten Kansas organizations and agencies have received funding totaling approximately $1 million through the Kansas Breastfeeding Initiative.

August 7, 2015

Coen comments on Sedgwick County budget proposal 

A letter regarding the Sedgwick County budget proposal.

August 4, 2015

KHF to fund up to $2 million for clean drinking water grants 

The Kansas Health Foundation (KHF) is accepting requests for proposals (RFPs) to fund organizations that will improve health outcomes by improving Kansans’ access to clean, safe drinking water.

July 30, 2015

KHF’s Coen issues statement on new Mission: Readiness report 

Steve Coen issues a statement about new report.

July 15, 2015

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