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South Dakota Covering Kids & Families Liaison Initiative

Grant Overview
The Community HealthCare Association of the Dakotas (CHAD) remains committed to continue on-going awareness activities that were initiated during the Covering Kidsproject. In addition to an annual Back to School campaign, communication activities will include partnering with key stakeholders to provide information at annual conferences, educate health care groups about CHIP through positive marketing campaigns, participate in corporate and organizational opportunities such as working with H&R Block during tax season and providing assistance to local Kiwanis groups to conduct local communications campaigns. It is the hope of the stakeholders that continued awareness campaigns will foster activities within community based organizations.

Grant Amount
Children: $50,000

Start Date
May 1, 2005

End Date
April 30, 2006

Lead Organization
Community HealthCare Association of the Dakotas, Inc

Paula Hallberg
1400 W 22nd Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57105

p (605) 357-1515

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