GuideWell Taps Four Organizations Focused on Health Equity in West Florida to Receive Seed Funding, Advance to State FinalsPosted on September 25, 2020 - Community and Culture, Innovation
GuideWell today selected four organizations to receive seed money to implement their innovative ideas to address barriers to health access and health literacy in West Florida. Starting Right, Now, Tampa Family Health Centers, Tampa Bay Healthcare Collaborative and Preeclampsia Foundation were selected from a group of 10 regional innovators across West Florida to receive $5,000 in funding. In addition, they will advance to GuideWell’s Reshaping Health Access challenge finals where they’ll have the opportunity to compete for a $40,000 state grand prize. Funds will be used to address health and racial inequities that exist in their respective local communities.
The four innovative ideas from West Florida advancing to the finals include: