About: Special Initiatives

Special Initiatives

VNA Special Initiatives are proactive grants for innovative purposes directed to a subject area of particularly high need, and represent the foundation’s highest level of philosophical and financial commitment. In each case listed below, the special concentration of resources allowed us to achieve results more quickly, and of a more substantial nature, than would have been possible through a traditional grantmaking process.

Smartphone App for Youth Experiencing Homelessness

Women Veterans Health Project

Supporting Illinois Free and Charitable Clinics

The Anne M. Davis Mobile Health Award