The RMHF Trustees recently approved the following Access to HEArts grant applications totaling $278,000 over two years. HEArts 2020 will build on the success of the previous HEArts cohorts by continuing to fundnonprofit organizations in partnership with equitably compensated artists engaging underserved communities in participatory sessions to identify barriers to health and/or housing equity and foster creative ways to remove the barriers faced. Four of the organizations funded are led by women of color and there are five artists of color.

Organization Name: CodeVA
Amount: $55,600

Organization Name: Education Connection Academy 
Amount: $55,600

Organization Name: Elegba Folklore Society 
Amount: $55,600

Organization Name: Sacred Heart Center
Amount: $55,600

Organization Name: Virginia Community Voice 
Amount: $55,600