We create new opportunities for better health by investing in health where it starts—in our homes, schools, and jobs.
September 5, 2013 | Topic
RWJF invests in programs and approaches that focus on changing behavioral norms and community conditions to help stop the spread of violence before it starts.
February 14, 2013 | Video
As this video illustrates, Start Strong is promoting healthy relationships as the way to prevent teen dating violence and abuse before it starts.
September 26, 2012 | Grantee
Cure Violence, formerly known as CeaseFire, is a national public health strategy that reduces gun shootings and killings.
Commentary, Issue Brief, Report, Story
The latest news and resources about Forward Promise, including updates from Program Officer Maisha Simmons.
A new $9.5 million initiative of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation focused on promoting opportunities for the health and success of middle school- and high school-aged boys and young men of color.
Grant, Staff and Leadership, Program/Initiative
Learn about the professional working in the young men of color field who comprise Forward Promise's Advisory Committee
July 17, 2013 | Story, Grant
Ten organizations were selected to strengthen connections to education, employment, and good health.
July 17, 2013 | Feature
RWJF selects ten grantee organizations that excel in improving the health and success of young men of color
February 28, 2013 | Story, Issue Brief
A new policy brief provides an overview of findings from a scan conducted by RWJF and CLASP to surface the most pressing issues facing boys and young men of color in the areas of education, health, and employment.