California Tobacco Control Program #17-10569, Regional Initiative to Reduce Tobacco-Related Disparities

Closed (2017-11-14)

The California Department of Public Health intends to award grants to the following applicants for Request for Applications 17-10569, Regional Initiative to Mobilize Communities and Reduce Tobacco-Related Disparities Among African American/Black; Asian/Pacific Islander; Hispanic/Latino; and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Populations:

  1. Bay Area Community Resources, Inc. – Bay Area; Asian/Pacific Islander
  2. La Familia – Bay Area; Hispanic/Latino
  3. Asian Pacific Islander Wellness Center – Bay Area; LGBTQ
  4. California Health Collaborative – Central Valley; Asian/Pacific Islander
  5. California Health Collaborative – Central Valley; Hispanic/Latino
  6. Public Health Foundation Enterprises, Inc. – Gold Country/Sacramento; African American/Black
  7. Health Education Council – Gold Country/Sacramento; Hispanic/Latino
  8. St. Mary Medical Center Foundation – Los Angeles; Asian/Pacific Islander
  9. Los Angeles County Office of Education – Los Angeles; Hispanic/Latino
  10. Equality California Institute – Los Angeles; LGBTQ
  11. California health Collaborative, Chico – North Valley; Hispanic Latino
  12. Nile Sisters Development Initiative – South Coast; African American/Black
  13. Vista Community Clinic – South Coast; Hispanic/Latino
  14. National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence-Orange County – South Coast; LGBTQ
  15. Community Service Programs, Inc.– South Coast; Asian/Pacific Islander
  16. Future Leaders of America – Tri-County; Hispanic/Latino
  17. American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network – Tri-County South; Hispanic/Latino
  18. American Lung Association in California -  Tri-County South; LGBTQ

The purpose of this Request for Application (RFA) is to fund up to 27 projects to reduce tobacco-related health disparities and achieve health equity among African American/Black, Asian/Pacific Islander, Hispanic/Latino, and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) populations through regional approaches directed towards policy and systems change focused on tobacco use prevention and reduction. Applicants may submit multiple applications for different regions and/or populations; however, each application is to focus on one population within a specified geographic region.

(NEW!)- Consensus Review Scoring Tools

Due to a system-wide network outage, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), California Tobacco Control Program (CTCP) is unable to post the consensus review scoring tools or mail out decision letters at this time.

The deadline to file a dispute will be extended to Friday, December 29, 2017 by 5:00pm, PST.

Please check back on the TCFOR website tomorrow for updates.

(Posted Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 1:30pm)

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Responses to written questions received related to RFA #17-10569 Regional Initiative to Reduce Tobacco-Related Disparities are posted under “Related Materials”