Headlines Tagged with Philanthropy/Funding — 6,144 headlines found
The mural is one of two on iconic tobacco barns that the state of Kentucky has paid for using federal grant money to help drive home the anti-smoking message. It is part of a campaign targeting the state with one of the highest smoking rates in the count
Dec 22, 2017 WHIO-TV Channel 7 (Dayton, OH)
added Dec 25, 2017 23:03
While we support funding for CHIP and community health centers, it is irresponsible and unnecessary for this legislation to pay for these programs by once again cutting the Prevention and Public Health Fund, which is critical to addressing many of the big
Dec 21, 2017 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 22, 2017 15:59
Rivals of Democratic attorney general hopeful Kwame Raoul are ripping his decision to accept $100,000 in donations from companies controlled by a tobacco mogul, after the tobacco firms repeatedly clashed with the attorney general's office over payments u
Dec 19, 2017 Crain's Chicago Business
added Dec 22, 2017 01:38
The Wisconsin Women’s Health Foundation, in conjunction with the UW Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, is pleased to announce a $1 million grant award from the Wisconsin Partnership Program. The grant will be provided over five years to First
Dec 19, 2017 Wisconsin Gazette
added Dec 22, 2017 01:37
Teen smoking rates are on the rise in Maine, leading health advocacy groups to call for the state to use more of the money it receives from a federal tobacco settlement to fund tobacco prevention.
Dec 20, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 22, 2017 01:31
EDITORIAL: Why aren’t Missouri and Kansas spending tobacco settlement money on helping smokers kick the habit?
Missouri’s reluctance to spend any money to help people stop smoking is fiscally irresponsible... The state has more smokers than other states because it encourages the habit. The state’s tobacco tax — just 17 cents per pack — is the lowest in the nation
Dec 18, 2017 Kansas City (MO) Star
added Dec 18, 2017 16:21
At the December meeting of the Arkansas Tobacco Settlement Commission the governor made a surprise appearance. He wanted to thank commissioners for their help in providing home care and services to about 500 people with developmental disabilities.
Dec 18, 2017 Magnolia (AR) Reporter
added Dec 18, 2017 16:10
The outgoing Republican governor also signed another health-related law, this one dedicating a small mount of tax revenue to fund smoking cessation programs. Christie gutted most state-funded anti-smoking efforts early in his first term.
Dec 18, 2017 NJ.com
added Dec 18, 2017 15:03
The state spends a little more than $6 million annually to prevent people from picking up the habit and convincing current smokers to drop it... State funding also pales in comparison to the whopping $428.7 million generated in total revenue from tobacco
Dec 17, 2017 Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Dec 17, 2017 12:50
Christie on Friday approved legislation to divert one percent of all tax revenue from sales of cigarettes and other tobacco products to the State Department of Health to fund programs to combat use. That appropriation will generate between $6 and $7 mill
Dec 15, 2017 New York Observer
added Dec 16, 2017 20:03