Black Women for Wellness

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Amount:
$50,000
Year:
2020
Field of Interest:
Vulnerable Populations
Program Name:
General Operating Support
Grant Type:
Racial Equity
Grant Website
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ORGANIZATION DESCRIPTION

Black Women for Wellness is committed to the health and well-being of Black women and girls and focuses on research, education, outreach, and leadership development of Black women to address the health challenges in their communities, where infant mortality and maternal death during childbirth run two and four times higher, respectively, than among white women regardless of socio-economic status.

GRANT PURPOSE

To provide support for direct service work addressing racial equity.