Strategic Grants

Grants Awarded

HealthEducationPublic SafetyGovernmental Oversight

Health Grants Awarded

  • Ensuring Access to Quality Care

    Study conducted in partnership with AARP, LSU and Louisiana Public Health Institute to examine to impact of the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid Expansion on Louisiana residents

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  • Federally Qualified Health Centers

    A network of safety-net healthcare providers committed to facilitating easy access to quality healthcare services

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  • Reshaping a Greater New Orleans

    Features several BCM strategies (most recent edition focused on post-Katrina healthcare changes)

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Education Grants Awarded

  • Early Development Instrument

    Uses teacher surveys and community census data to more deeply explore kindergarten readiness

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  • Greater New Orleans Funders Network

    A coalition of local, regional and national grantmakers committed to equity and economic opportunity in the Greater New Orleans region

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  • NOLA-Youth Program Quality Initiative

    Designed to improve the instructional quality of youth development programs in New Orleans

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  • One App Enrollment System

    Worked to ensure that families were aware of the common enrollment system for public schools in New Orleans

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  • Personalized Learning

    Awards grants to organizations who are seeking to improve technology and learning in their classrooms

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  • Public Funding for Out-of-School Time in New Orleans

    A BCM-funded report that explores the public funding and policy opportunities for out-of-school time providers in New Orleans

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  • YouthShift

    A citywide collective impact effort to increase alignment and coordination of nonprofit organizations and agencies that work with an on behalf of New Orleans children and youth

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Public Safety Grants Awarded

  • EMPLOY Collaborative

    A group of over 30 organizations seeking to improve reconnection to education and workforce pathways for Opportunity Youth

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  • Equity Index

    Seeks to provide transparency and accountability to help inform decision-making about education in New Orleans

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  • Greater New Orleans Funders Network

    A coalition of local, regional and national grantmakers committed to equity and economic opportunity in the Greater New Orleans region

    Website

  • Opportunity Youth Funding Map

    A BCM-funded report that explores the public funding and policy opportunities for Opportunity Youth in New Orleans

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  • Trafigura Work and Learn Center

    Provides employment opportunities for Opportunity Youth in New Orleans

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  • YouthForce NOLA

    An initiative to increase career and technology opportunities in New Orleans public schools

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Governmental Oversight Grants Awarded

  • Greater New Orleans Funders Network

    A coalition of local, regional and national grantmakers committed to equity and economic opportunity in the Greater New Orleans region

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  • Orleans Parish Information Sharing & Integrated Systems Initiative (OPISIS)

    A collaborative initiative which seeks to improve the criminal justice system by improving the timeliness, quality and completeness of information at all stages of the justice process

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Strategic Grants and investments go to support projects and organizations related to BCM strategic priorities. Current areas of investment include: Healthcare Service Delivery Integration, Out of School Time, Opportunity Youth and Justice System Improvements. Major investments over the past five years are outlined in the color bar above.

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NOLA-YPQI is accepting applications for its Year 3 cohort.  Information can be found here.  Applications are due 5pm on July 10, 2017.  Please email ypqi@bcm.org with any questions.