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New investments of $1.7 million support age-friendly communities

June 19, 2017

Today Tufts Health Plan Foundation announced new community investments of more than $1.7 million to build healthier communities by promoting collaboration and improving systems and best practices. These grants reflect the Foundation’s commitment to advancing age-friendly policies and practices that are relevant, focus on older adults, and include them in community solutions. The 21 new grants represent collaborations with more than 200 community organizations in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island.

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Policy and Advocacy letters of intent due July 20

May 18, 2017

The Foundation is accepting letters of intent (LOIs) for Policy and Advocacy grants to community organizations as we invest in age-friendly initiatives. The deadline is Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. ET.

If invited to submit a proposal, full applications should be submitted by Monday, September 18, 2017. Grants for this cycle will run from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018.

Learn more about how to apply.

Talk to Us Before Applying for a Grant

May 17, 2017

To answer your questions about how we fund, we are hosting an interactive session on the Foundation's grant application process and the impact we want to make with our investments.

During this session, we will talk about our over-arching strategy, with specific information on our Policy and Advocacy focus area. Attendees will have an opportunity to meet with our staff and share feedback in smaller groups. Those who have attended previous sessions tell us they also found it helpful to connect with other potential grantees and discuss issues of common interest.

Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Time: 9:30 - 11 a.m. (Registration opens at 9 a.m.)

Location: Tufts Health Plan Foundation, 705 Mt. Auburn Street, Watertown, MA

Register to attend information session in person. (Recommended)

For those who are unable to attend in person, we are making a simultaneous webinar of the main presentation available.

Register to attend the webinar.

If you have questions you would like us to address, please share them on your registration form.

NOTE: We will host a Systems and Best Practices information session in December.

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