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2019 Best in Health Awards

July 23, 2019

The Health Collaborative is accepting applications for the 2019 Best in Health Awards

Accepting Strategic Planning Proposals

June 3, 2019

Strategic Planning Consultant for Cross-Sector Coalition 

The Health Collaborative is approaching its 5-year anniversary and has experienced significant growth and change during this time. The Health Collaborative now has more than 200 members representing over 150 unique affiliations (organizations, community groups, institutions and neighborhoods). The Health Collaborative has also launched two county chapters and action teams are managing dozens of health improvement projects.

To best capitalize on this momentum, The Health Collaborative desires to create a strategic plan, driven by our desire to achieve health equity. This plan will help the coalition focus on projects that have the greatest impact and create an organizational structure that better meets the needs of this growing coalition.

Download RFP: Strategic Planning Request for Proposal 

Proposal Deadline: June 17th, 2019 5pm EST

Contact: Elyse Jardine (

How Social Determinants of Health Impact Patient Behavior Change

April 30, 2019

Interventions targeting certain social determinants of health could help drive patient motivation and healthy behavior change, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Open Access.

The Collaborative's Caswell Chapter Awarded $100,000 Grant

March 7, 2019

The Collaborative's Caswell Chapter Awarded $100,000 Grant

The Health Collaborative's Caswell Chapter awarded $100,000 grant to expand efforts to address social determinants impact community health by Blue Cross NC Foundation

Health Collaborative Wins $25,000 in National Competition

February 20, 2019

Health Collaborative Wins $25,000 in National Competition

From Impacting Local Policy, to Supporting Youth Change Makers and Increasing Access to Physical Activity Opportunities: The Health Collaborative Recognized as Runner Up in the Healthiest Cities and Counties Challenge