Health Department

Public Service Center
250 S. 4th. Street, Room 510
Minneapolis, MN 55415
(612) 673-2301

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Healthier Beverage Initiative

In support of healthy eating, the purpose of the Healthier Beverage Initiative RFP is to select up to three community-based organizations serving specific populations to partner with the Health Department on the implementation of a healthier beverage initiative. The Health Department will fund three organization up to $30,000 each between June 1, 2014 and October 31, 2015.

The deadline for proposals is Friday, April 18, 2014. Complete information is found on the Request for Proposals notice and application. All attachments referenced in the RFP are available here as fillable MS Word documents

Frequently asked questions to the RFP are found on this link and will be posted every Wednesday through April 16, 2014.

Minneapolis Youth Tobacco Prevention Projects

The Minneapolis Health Department seeks community-based organizations to conduct activities that will raise community members’ awareness about the problem of youth tobacco use and strategies to reduce it. The activities will be directed to a specific population (geographic or cultural) and will be carried out over a five-month period (May-September 2014).

The Health Department will fund up to four organizations $6,000 each.  More information, including the date and time of the pre-proposal teleconference, are found on the request for proposal notice and application.  The attachment referenced in the RFP is available here as a fillable MS Word document. The application is due by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, April 11. All applications must be submitted electronically.

Answers to Submitted Questions: Tobacco Prevention Education RFP (Updated April 2, 2014)

Additonal Q & A's will be posted here and will be updated on Wednesdays through April 9.

Lead Hazard Reduction Grant

The Minneapolis Health Department currently is accepting grant applications to help fix lead hazards in the homes built before 1978.  The grant is available to owner occupied and rental properties.  The tenants must income qualify and a child under the age of 6 must be present.  The grant flyer outlines income qualifications and other details about the grant.    

We are currently accepting applications for the grant.  The property owner should complete the attached application and submit it to Alex Vollmer via US Mail or email. 

Alex Vollmer, Grant Manager
250 South 4th Street Room 414
Minneapolis MN 55415

Minneapolis Standard Agreement Contract Form

To be added to our mailing list for notification of future grant funding, please send USPS mailing information to health@minneapolismn.gov

If you need this material in an alternative format please call Minneapolis Health Department at 612-673-2301 or email health@minneapolismn.gov. Deaf and hard-of-hearing persons may use a relay service to call 311 agents at 612-673-3000. TTY users may call 612-673-2157 or 612-673-2626.

Attention: If you have any questions regarding this material please call Minneapolis Health Department 612-673-2301.
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Last updated Apr. 14, 2014