Northwest grants support homeless services during COVID-19

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Kim Mounts kimberly.mounts@kp.org 503-523-6270 PORTLAND, Ore. — With temperatures dropping, the arrival of flu season, and an increase in COVID-19 cases in our community, organizations that serve people who are experiencing homelessness are facing new challenges. To help … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — May 26, 2020: Minority Business Grants — Felon Voting Rights — Car Theft Increases

1. Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules What You Need To Know: The law, passed by Republicans and signed by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis last year, required that even after serving time for serious crimes, Floridians must … Read more…

Trump grants ‘Operation Warp Speed’ a blank check to develop vaccine, source says

President Donald Trump has essentially given “Operation Warp Speed” a blank check as the team of government officials, scientists and private companies aims to produce hundreds of millions of doses of a life-saving coronavirus vaccine by early next year. CNN.com … Read more…

Purin Pictures Unveils Grants, Warns of Coronavirus Disruption to Asia Film Production

Two feature film projects and three documentaries are to receive grant funding from the Bangkok-based Purin Pictures fund. Unusually, the fund made no post-production disbursements. Receiving $ 15,000 each, the three features are: Indonesian director Mouly Surya’s “This City Is … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Supports Community Health Initiatives With $105,000 in Grants

HONOLULU — Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has awarded $ 105,000 in community benefit grant funding to three neighbor island nonprofits working to improve community health and promote active living. “Encouraging healthy, active lifestyles helps our keiki develop good habits that will … Read more…

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Awards $119,000 in Grants to Support Health Care Workforce and Economic Development

HONOLULU — Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has awarded $ 119,000 in community benefit grant funding to three nonprofits seeking to promote economic opportunity and support workforce development throughout the state. “Kaiser Permanente is committed to addressing the shortage of health care … Read more…