As a partner and investor in our South Snohomish County community’s health, we value collaboration and innovation in meeting the health and wellness needs of our residents. We recognize healthcare doesn’t begin and end in a clinical setting, and we seek grant applications that serve the varied and diverse health needs of our residents.
In 2022, the Verdant Health Commission undertook a Community Needs Health Assessment and months of analyzing input from community partners, Verdant staff and leadership, and independent data sources on the changing demographics and health disparities in our region. The outcome led to a strategic plan for 2023-24 that identifies three funding priority areas for the community and a shift from quarterly application cycles to twice yearly. Read on for further details.