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Franciscan Health Foundation awards $450K in social impact grants

The Franciscan Health Foundation, the fundraising affiliate of Franciscan Health, recently awarded more than $450,000 in community health improvement grants through its Social Impact Partnership Program (SIPP).

Fifty-seven non-profit organizations located throughout Franciscan Health’s south suburban Chicago and Indiana service regions were selected from 105 applications to receive funding of up to $10,000 per organization.

Grant recipients in South Suburban Chicago are:

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