Grants paid during 2020
Including payment for Grants Awarded in Prior Years
Grassroot Project $15,000
(Fiscal Agent: Athletes for Social Justice)
One-time grant to begin the national expansion of the Grassroot Project, a nonprofit that recruits NCAA athletes to provide HIV and other health education curriculum to middle school students.
(First payment of a $60.0 grant)
One Heartland $25,000
One-time grant to support the organization during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Funding for Connect Project. The infrastructure of HIV service providers and testing centers will be utilized as the natural bridge to link those newly diagnosed to PLHIV support networks. Funds will help educate service providers on the importance of linking PLHIV to networks. Materials and other resources will be created and nationally distributed to encourage and better connect the newly diagnosed to existing PLHIV networks.
(Final payment of a $45.0 grant)