Client: Public Health – Seattle & King County
Assisted in developing two multimillion dollar grant applications to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in the field of nutrition, and one in smoking cessation, as part of a national effort called Communities Putting Prevention to Work. (2009)
Results: Both grant applications succeeded in winning CDC grants. Public Health – Seattle & King County, in turn, awarded grants in July 2010 totaling $8.9 million to fund projects of school districts, community-based organizations and local governments to improve nutrition and physical activity, and decrease tobacco use and exposure. View link.