Health and Human Services
Proposals for Specific Projects
Request of $10,000 per project
(partial funding accepted)

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Organization



Project Name and Description

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  • Brian Neal Fitness & Health Foundation
    NO WAIT

    Currently experiencing a significant waiting list, this project will provide individuals with HIV/AIDS an opportunity for a paid gym membership, tracking for individual’s progress workout schedule, group and individual mentoring, workout and nutritional classes.

    For more information contact:
    Felix deBruin at Brian Neal Fitness & Health Foundation
    felix@briannealfitness.org
    or click here

    For information about Brian Neal Fitness & Health Foundation click here.
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  • Latinos Salud
    Protecting Latino Gay Men From HIV Infection

    Project will add needed capacity allowing organization to serve the community with new program offering clients up to 18 sessions each of free, individualized counseling services for gay Latinos living with HIV and their partners.

    For more information about supporting this project contact:
    Stephen Fallon at Latinos Salud
    sfallon@latinossalud.org
    or click here

    For Information about Latinos Salud click here.
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  • Sanctuary House
    Raising the Roof Project

    Various capital improvement projects to part of the Sanctuary House main campus that will raise the standard of transitional living for recovering GLBT addicts.

    For more information about supporting this project contact:
    Jared Cashner at Sanctuary House
    jared@sanctuaryhouse.info
    or click here

    For information about Sanctuary House click here.
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  • Share-A-Pet Org., Inc.
    Share-A-Pet In Service

    To recruit, train and support 10 volunteers and their dogs to provide pet-assisted therapy to LGBT individuals residing in 2 Broward County facilities. Striving to improve daily functioning, reduce loneliness and feelings of helplessness, while providing love and friendship to patients.

    For more information about supporting this project contact:
    Dr. Bindu Mayl at Share-A-Pet Org., Inc.
    bindu@shareapet.org
    or click here

    For information about Share-A-Pet Org., Inc. click here.
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  • SunServe
    Facilitating LGBT Aging in Place

    A “family support system” to be developed by providing an electronic life line to frail seniors, whether by voice, email or text. Reassurance is provided that they are not completely alone. Seniors requesting this service will have confidence that through technology, they will have contact with a support system once a day. This will allay the fears of not being found for days in case of an accident.

    For more information about supporting this project contact:
    Mark Ketcham at Sunserve
    mketcham@sunserve.org
    or click here

    For information about SunServe click here.
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  • 2-1-1 Broward
    2-1-1 Broward GLBT Helpline

    The addition of an LGBT Helpline to connect callers to a counselor with training about these particular community agencies. Helping adults and teens navigate the maze of agencies and services available.

    For more information about supporting this project contact:
    Sheila Smith
    sismith@211-broward.org
    or click here

    For information about 2-1-1 Broward click here.
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