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 the Latino Community

The City of Minneapolis Health Department is releasing a request for proposals (RFP) for a Healthier Beverage Initiative. The Health Department will select an organization serving the Latino community to conduct public awareness activities and pursue practice changes in a variety of settings (e.g. events, institutions) to increase availability and promotion of healthy beverages. The goals of the initiative are to provide healthier beverage options, increase the intake of healthier beverage choices and ultimately, to improve health. The full text of the RFP can be found here.

Grant proposals are due by Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 4:00 PM.

The Word document containing the RFP cover sheet, attachments, and budget template can be found here.

"Blueprint Approved" Youth Violence Prevention Initiative Micro-Grant Program

The City of Minneapolis Health Department is releasing a request for proposals (RFP) for a youth violence prevention initiative called “Blueprint-Approved”. Youth violence is an important public health issue that needs to be addressed and prevented. The “Blueprint-Approved” micro-grant is designed to allocate funds to programs working to address the goals that are highlighted in the City of Minneapolis’ Blueprint for Action to Prevent Youth Violence. The full text of the RFP can be found here.

Grant proposals are due by Thursday, July 24, 2014.

The Word document containing the RFP cover sheet and budget template is also found here. 

Answers to submitted questions are found here as a PDF document. Please contact the office (612-673-2301) if you need this document in another format.

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 (pdf)

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 Jul 23, 2014