Faith-based African American Health Network (FAAHN)
Project Overview (PDF)
3rd Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: July 1, 2007
Project End Date: June 30, 2010
Original Award Amount: $447,992
Adjusted Award Amount: $396,289*
Project Goal Statement: The FAAHN will build on existing BHC's Faith-based Community Health Committee to create a communication and support infrastructure to engage the African American community in emergency preparedness, health policy, planning and advocacy to improve community capacity to reduce health disparities.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.