Letters of interest accepted for Community Benefit Grants Program

Published 7:10 am Thursday, December 9, 2021

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The Outer Banks Hospital Development Council is accepting letters of interest for the Community Benefit Grants Program for projects that increase access to healthcare in the following areas:

  • Healthy living/chronic disease prevention and management
  • Access to care/social determinants of health/transportation
  • Older adults, specifically focused on dementia and Alzheimer’s
  • Substance abuse/mental health

Letters of interest are due on or before Wednesday, December 15, 2021 at 5 p.m. through electronic submission. To submit a letter of interest on behalf of an organization, visit www.vidanthealth.com/communitybenefit. Only letters submitted through this online process will be accepted. Be sure that you are linking to The Outer Banks Hospital’s grant program when submitting the letter of interest.

Grants will be awarded as part of the 2022-23 Community Benefit Grants Program. The grant cycle is July 1, 2022–June 30, 2023. Funding is available for government entities or nonprofit organizations with 501(c)(3) status in Dare County, in Currituck County and on Ocracoke Island. In 2021, $120,000 was awarded to 10 area nonprofits and agencies.

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For additional information, contact Lyndsey Hornock at 252-449-9183 or lyndsey.hornock@theobh.com.