• Program Education
  • Program Area Expanding Economic Opportunity
  • Grant Amount $1,000,000
  • Grant Period March 1, 2007–February 29, 2008
  • Location Bronx, NY, United States
  • Geographic Focus United States

About this grant

This general purposes grant will impact more than 120,000 workers through Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute’s direct practice, and many more broadly through its national policy research and advocacy efforts. The support will enable Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute to expand its network of healthcare worker training programs. In addition, this grant will strengthen healthcare worker benefit advocacy in selected states and nationally while allowing Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute to disseminate program outcomes from its Cooperative Healthcare Network and promising practices that resulted in increasing workers’ productivity and benefits.