2015 Responsive Grants Update

Empire Health Foundation’s Responsive Grant Program is designed to address one-time, emergent needs within its seven-county service area, which also includes the Colville, Kalispel, and Spokane Indian Reservations. After receiving 109 applications totaling $1.3 million in funding requests, EHF’s 2015 Responsive Grants Program supported 31 projects totaling $254,695.

Funded Projects Per County

The map below shows the number of funded projects per county, and the boxes highlight some examples of funded projects.

2015 Rural Aging Responsive Cycle

In addition to the 31 projects listed above, EHF provided an additional $160,000 in support of 17 projects in Adams, Ferry, Lincoln, Pend Oreille, Stevens, and Whitman Counties through its inaugural Rural Aging Responsive Grant Cycle.  These projects are designed to help older adults living outside of Spokane live full, meaningful lives with independence and dignity.

Download a PDF summary of projects funded through our 2015 Responsive Grant Cycles below, and visit our Seek Funding page for more information!