Johnsons Park Health Alliance:
Building a Culture of Community Sufficiency for Health in the Fond du Lac and North Avenue Neighborhoods
Project Overview (PDF)
4th Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: July 1, 2008
Project End Date: June 30, 2011 - No Cost Extension Through: December 31, 2011
Original Award Amount: $450,000
Adjusted Award Amount: $372,407*
Project Goal Statement: We aim to reduce socioeconomic and health disparities in an urban, African-American, Milwaukee neighborhood by strengthening a community-based health coalition and implementing programs to promote healthy life skills and community self-sufficiency.
*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.