Grants

Mercy Foundation Secures $92,826 USDA Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant

DES MOINES, IA – Mercy Foundation is pleased to announce it has secured a $92,826 Grant from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) through its Distance Learning and Telemedicine Grant Program. This project connects medical providers to rural affiliates using telemedicine, providing access to specialty medical services in the form of innovative, interactive two-way…

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Mercy Foundation Receives $250,000 in Grants from Variety

          For more information, contact: Gregg Lagan, Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines (515) 247-3050 or cell (515) 490-6636 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 2, 2018 Mercy Foundation Receives $250,000 in Grants from Variety – the Children’s Charity DES MOINES, Iowa­—Mercy Foundation has received a $250,000 grant from Variety – the Children’s…

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Corporate Spotlight: Prairie Meadows Gives Back to Mercy

Mercy recently received grant awards totaling $20,000 from Prairie Meadows. The funds will be used to enhance mental health services at House of Mercy, purchase simulation training equipment at Mercy College of Health Sciences and launch a mobile Teddy Bear Clinic through Mercy Children’s Hospital and Clinics. “At Prairie Meadows, we are dedicated to transforming…

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Mercy College of Health Sciences Awarded $1.79 Million Grant by HRSA

          For more information, contact: Jim Tagye (515) 643-6678 jtagye@mercydesmoines.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2018 Mercy College of Health Sciences Awarded $1.79 Million Grant by HRSA Grant will support Mercy College’s CARE Nursing Program DES MOINES, IOWA – Mercy College of Health Sciences has been awarded a $1.79 million grant…

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Mercy College of Health Sciences Receives $84,000 Dash Emergency Grant

2017-19 Dash Grant Recipient Mercy College of Health Sciences has been awarded a Dash Emergency Grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Corporation & Affiliates to address financial barriers that impede low-income students from completing their education. This $84,000 grant will provide additional assistance to operating and maintaining the College’s existing student emergency aid program. Mercy…

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U.S. Justice Department Supports $510,000 Central Iowa Grant

U.S. Justice Department Supports $510,000 Central Iowa Grant Mercy College of Health Sciences, Drake University, Grand View University and Simpson College will collectively receive a $510,000 grant from the U.S. Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW). As a recipient of this competitive award, the four central Iowa colleges will work together alongside community…

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