The foundation advances the knowledge and practice of massage therapy by supporting scientific research, education and community service. The foundation’s community service program funds partnerships between the massage therapy profession and community-based organizations to provide massage therapy to people who currently have little or no access to such services.
Target public safety grants are managed locally by Target store and distribution center Assets Protection teams and support crime prevention programs and community safety initiatives.
The foundation provides grants to support environmental and human services programs. However, it may consider other types of requests. Both program and operating grants are available. Grants are awarded twice a year.
The program supports the development of virtual reality enhanced technologies to advance SUD treatment and recovery and provide treatment alternatives for chronic pain. The ultimate goal is for the technologies to seek clearance as an FDA medical device.
The program facilitates the delivery of quality health care for children and youth with epilepsy, with an emphasis on populations experiencing health disparities or residing in underserved and rural communities.
The program supports educational activities to foster a better understanding of biomedical, behavioral and clinical research and its implications. Applicants must have a primary focus on research experiences for high school or undergraduate students or science teachers during the summer academic break.
The program supports research on interventions to address adverse physical and psychosocial effects in survivors of pediatric and or adolescent and young adult cancers. These interventions may be delivered by providers, communities or health care systems. The program is component of the Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment Access, and Research Act of 2018 (PL 115-18) to improve childhood cancer treatments.
RSEA helps unemployment insurance claimants return to work faster. Those UI claimants permanently separated from employment are required to participate in the RESEA program. These funds connect participants with in-person assessments and reemployment services through local job centers. Activities include developing an individual reemployment plan, providing labor market information, identifying job skills and prospects and reviewing claimant’s continued UI benefit eligibility.
The program supports NAPs for the delivery of comprehensive primary health care services to underserved and vulnerable populations. NAPs will increase access to primary health care services and improve the health status of underserved and vulnerable populations in the area to be served.
This program funds collaboration among state professional licensing boards to reduce barriers to telemedicine. The program is designed to leverage the experience of state licensing boards that have a strong record in implementing cross-border activities to overcome licensure barriers to provide multi-state telemedicine services.