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Creating Healthy Communities


Vision:  Making the Healthy Choice the Easy Choice

Mission:  Creating Healthy Communities (CHC) is committed to preventing and reducing chronic disease statewide. Through cross-sector collaboration, we are activating communities to improve access to and affordability of healthy food, increase opportunities for physical activity, and assure tobacco-free living where Ohioans live, work and play. By implementing sustainable evidence-based strategies, CHC is creating a culture of health.


2015 Competitive Request for Proposals (RFP)

Request for Proposal

Important Dates to Remember:

GMIS 2.0 Training Request: As soon as possible

RSVP and Questions for Bidders Conference Due: Friday, August 15, 2014

Bidders Conference: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 1-3 p.m.

Notice of Intent to Apply for Funding Due: Friday, August 29, 2014 by 4:00 p.m.

Application Due: Monday, September 22, 2014 by 4:00 p.m.


Bidders Conference

A Bidders Conference is scheduled for Tuesday, August 26, 2014 from 1-3 p.m. via webinar. If you have questions or need assistance in completing this grant application, every effort shout be made to participate in the conference call. 

Call/Webinar Information


Meeting Number: 62192

Meeting Password: 62192


4-8005 Internal Participants (ODH, LHD’s & District Office)

(614) 644-8005 Local number to call

(866) 961-9227 External Participants (Non-ODH)

Please RSVP by Friday, August 15, 2014 if you will be attending the webinar to Ashley Davis, Program Manager, at Please submit any RFP questions at that time. Responses to questions will be discussed at the Bidders Conference. 


Attachments in Fillable Format

Once Notices of Intent to Apply for Funding are received by ODH, applicants will be emailed attachments in Microsoft Word format.

Page Updated: 08/05/2014