The purpose of this grant is to serve workers who are eligible for training under the TAA for workers program. The funds will be used to improve grantees’ ability to deliver education and career training programs that can be completed in two years or less, are suited for workers who are eligible for training under the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Workers program, and prepare program participants for employment in high-wage, high-skill occupations. $3,170,464. U.S. Department of Labor. October 2011 – September 2014.
Improve access to durable medical equipment and health care supplies through discounted prices at the MCC Collaboration Works – Health Thrift Store. Individuals receive new and gently used health-related equipment and supplies at a deeply discounted cost. $40,000. Prime Health Foundation. July 2011 – June 2012.
MCC will award and process scholarships to nursing students. Recipients must be economically disadvantaged. No funds are granted to MCC but rather MCC is the pass through entity. Annual renewals are probable if all funds are awarded. $64,114.00. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, HRSA. July 1, 2011 – June 30, 2012.
Advance the goal of increasing the number of underrepresented minorities, first-generation college graduates and economically disadvantaged nursing graduates who will work in the KC area. $64,103. Health Care Foundation of Great Kansas City. January 2010 – December 2010.
Advance the goal of increasing the number of underrepresented minorities, first-generation college graduates and economically disadvantaged nursing graduates who will work in the KC area. $119,150. Health Care Foundation of Great Kansas City. January 2009 – December 2009.
A collaboration between UMKC School of Nursing and MCC-Penn Valley Department of Nursing to enhance academic success of disadvantaged students at both institutions in two distinct ways: 1) the development of cross-cultural faculty experiences leading to identifying and integrating teaching strategies for supporting disadvantaged students both in and out of the classroom and the infusion of culturally relevant content into the curriculum; 2) the provision of financial support to disadvantaged students. $147,882. Healthcare Foundation of Greater Kansas City/REACH Healthcare Foundation. October 1, 2007 – December 31, 2008.