Youth Creating Change Mini-Grant Initiative

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Youth Creating Change: Healthy Living through Civic Engagement

The Community Collaborative for Child Health 2020 Summit has been postponed.

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2019 - 2020 Mini-Grant Awardees! 

These mini-grants strive to highlight the many organizations and initiatives in Central Texas that promote the empowerment of young people who seek to improve the fitness, nutrition, social-emotional well-being and other positive health outcomes in their communities and schools. The Collaborative granted 13 awards of $150-$500 to support new initiatives or current youth and families in programs, activities, or events that are promoting positive health outcomes through civic engagement. Funding for the 2019 - 2020 mini-grants is made possible by St. David's Foundation. A big congratulations to our grantees below!

Amigos de las Americas & Lively Middle School

Austin Youth Riverwatch

Blanton Elementary School

Creative Action

Eastside Memorial Early College High School Health Sciences Program

The E.A.T. Project

Generation SERVE

GHealth Austin

Kealing Middle School

LEAD Afterschool Program at Ojeda Middle School

St. Elmo Elementary

UT Campus Environmental Center Student Services Building

Villarreal Elementary