Seattle Indian Health Board
2019 Award: $100,000
2018 Award: $115,000
Seattle Indian Health Board aims to bring about concrete improvements in health care access and quality for Native people. SIHB will provide necessary data, policy analysis and input on proposed state legislation to reduce health disparities and ensure implementation of existing treaties.
In 2019, they will work to secure passage of SIHB and AIHC state legislative priorities during the 2019 legislative session and actively influence policy and systems changes that benefit the I/T/U system of care. continue to build relationships and strengthen collaboration with organizations that represent communities of color and American Indian communities. This will further solidify their foundation for establishing a “Multicultural Congress”