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December 28, 2016

Grants Roundup: $20 Million From St. David’s Foundation Supports Tex. Health Care

Meals on Wheels Central Texas

A volunteer with Meals on Wheels Central Texas delivers a hot lunch. The charity is one of several in the region sharing more than $20 million in new funding from the St. David's Foundation to support health-care infrastructure.

Here are notable new grant awards compiled by The Chronicle:

St. David’s Foundation

More than $20 million to multiple organizations that provide health care and related services in central Texas, where a rising population is generating greater demand for services. Recipients include the Coalition of Texans With Disabilities, Meals on Wheels Central Texas, and the University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing.

California Institute for Regenerative Medicine

$2.5 million to the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California to develop stem-cell therapies to treat arthritis.

Tufts Health Plan Foundation

More than $1.1 million to community organizations in Massachusetts and Rhode Island that advocate on behalf of older adults.

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