Lee Initiatives is opening it’s 14th grant cycle on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. This opening initiates an opportunity for local nonprofits to receive funding for programs that improve the health and wellbeing of our residents.

For the last thirteen years The Lee Initiatives Health & Wellness Endowment, has provided grants to area organizations who develop programs that improve the health of individuals living in the region served by the former Lee Hospital.

Over 200 local grants have been awarded over the last thirteen years. The Endowment has provided more than 90 organizations with funds totaling over $6,000,000. Last year 40 organizations were awarded a total of $500,000.

The Lee Initiatives Health & Wellness Endowment funds projects that range from $1,000 to $50,000.

We will accept one application per organization. Projects should improve the health and wellness of the residents of the region.

The review committee will then begin reviewing and scoring applications. Grant awards will be awarded in May 2020.

Close of business November 15, 2019

Application will be available morning of Tuesday, October 1, 2019.