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Community in Action

Communities across Pinellas have been, and continue to build solutions for race equity issues. Neighborhood by neighborhood, and city by city change is all around us. Collaborative practices which uplift the work of community champions are a powerful way to improve life for all.

Connecting All the Dots

Residents have been taking care of one-another and fighting systemic issues for generations. The Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg is the new kid on the block, and knows that trust has to be earned. The first few years were devoted to leaning in, listening and building relationships, and this work is ongoing.

While not every organization wants or needs anything from the Foundation, we aspire to paint a complete picture of networks and resources so that, when aligned, partners can decide if collaboration can maximize progress towards their goals.

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Envision an Equitable Pinellas

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Featured Highlights

BIPOC Leadership Initiative Launches

Sep 19, 2022News

‘Dream in Black and Brown’ — A BIPOC Young People Leadership Initiative — Launches The BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) Young People Leadership Initiative is a measurable and transformative program created by The Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg. This initiative connects BIPOC youth to opportunities which accelerate race equity, build community, and […]

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Pinellas County Social Action Funding Grant

Apr 8, 2022News

(Information distributed on behalf of Pinellas County Human Services.) Jennifer Wright Administrative Support Specialist Pinellas County Human Services 440 Court Street, 2nd Floor Clearwater, FL 33756 (727)464-8432 jenwright@pinellascounty.org — Pinellas County Human Services is accepting applications for Social Action Funding Grants through 12:00 am on Saturday, April 30, 2022.   The Social Action Grant Program provides funding […]

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Press Release: Racism Costs Everyone

Mar 14, 2022News,Press Release

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release March 14, 2022 Contact: Shannon Kalahar Director of Strategic Communications 727-741-5440 (call or text) shannon@healthystpete.foundation Racism Costs Everyone: Economic Expert Makes Cents of Equity for White and Residents of Color at Free Event ST. PETERSBURG, Florida – Heather McGhee, renowned economist and NY Times best selling author, will give a […]

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It is through our collective actions and ideas that we will achieve race and healthy equity in Pinellas County. Keep pushing the movement forward. Connect with the Foundation to stay updated on opportunities, developments, and events around equity.

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