From the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) website, the Healthy Hoosiers Foundation (HHF) is a nonprofit organization approved to solicit and accept private funding, gifts, donations, bequests, devises and contributions. The foundation provides funding for programs at the ISDH that promote the health and well-being of Hoosiers.
The HHF is dedicated to a wide range of health issues, but in particular concentrates on funding programs that:
- Reduce infant mortality
- Increase childhood immunizations
- Reduce obesity
- Reduce smoking rates
IndyStar Reporter Shari Rudavsky also wrote a feature article about the new nonprofit, mentioning CarDon & Associates. “So far, the Community Health Network, IU Health and CarDon & Associates, which runs area senior living facilities, have signed on to sponsor the Healthy Hoosiers Foundation.”
Read the full article here: http://www.indystar.com/story/news/2015/08/28/state-nonprofit-seeks-funding-public-health/71293574/.