Partnerships to Connect Schools, Health, and Public Health Insurance
Project Overview (PDF)
3rd Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: July 1, 2007
Project End Date: June 30, 2010 - No Cost Extension Through: July 31, 2010
Original Award Amount: $450,000
Adjusted Award Amount: $390,348*
Project Goal Statement: This project's objective is to increase the number of eligible children who enroll in Wisconsin's Medicaid, BadgerCare, and Healthy Start ("Family Medicaid") public health insurance programs through closer coordination between these programs and the state's free and reduced price school lunch programs.
*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.