Meeting materials for Philanthropy Ohio's 2021 annual meeting of members.
The August Health Initiative Meeting provided an update on how the Ohio Department of Health plans to spend the recently awarded CDC $31 million grant. Byers, Minton & Associates shared additional opportunities for advocacy and what to expect when the legislature returns. Director of Mental Health and Addiction Services, provided updates on ARPA and COVID block grants.
This webinar shared how the state will spend its money over the next 2 years; an overview of HB 322/HB 327 that relate to teaching about current events, race and sex; and other Ohio General Assembly priority bills.
Byers, Minton & Associates provided an overview of HB 322 and HB 327, Ohio education curriculum legislation regarding the teaching of certain current events, concepts regarding race and sex and divisive concepts at the work group's first meeting.
View and download resources from the June Health Initiative Meeting, which provided an overview of the state’s budget as it relates to investments in health as well as other bills and how these measures can impact your grantmaking. We heard from Jamie Carmichael on health equity initiatives by the Ohio department of Health as well as from other staff from the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services about overdose deaths and infant mortality disparities.
At the June Equity Peer Convening, we heard from Heather Krause, founder & CEO of We All Count, as she relayed a framework for ensuring equity in your data collection processes.
This webinar shared how to apply the trust-based philanthropic frame within your work.
Take a deep dive into competing Ohio General Assembly proposals to revamp Ohio’s report card accountability system and hear about Philanthropy Ohio’s related advocacy efforts in this webinar recording.
View and download resources from the April Health Initiative Meeting, which provided an overview of the state’s budget as it relates to investments in health as well as other bills and how these measures can impact your grantmaking. We heard from staff at the Center for Community Solutions and Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio about their key policy priorities related to public health and human services eligibility. Staff from the Health Policy Institute of Ohio highlighted key findings from the soon-to-be-released 2021 Health Value Dashboard before peers shared their collaborative work with mass site vaccinations and innovative work to advance maternal and youth health and wellness.
The April meeting provided updates on education provisions of the state budget, the school funding proposal and federal COVID-19 funding for education. State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria gave news on his priorities for K-12 education and OFT President Melissa Cropper shared educators’ priorities, especially as schools address COVID-19 impacts. The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities discussed recent federal efforts to address poverty that can impact student success, including income and child tax credit and housing assistance.