Skip to Content

John C. Johnson Food Security Programs for Broward County

Community Outreach Home
Diabetes Education

Growing Healthy Kids
Homeless Services
Hunger Initiatives
Mobile Health
Parish Nurse Program
Partners in Breast Health Program
Rapid HIV Testing Program
School Health

Request for Proposals

Holy Cross Hospital, Inc. (HCH) is pleased to announce the availability of $25,000 for Food Security Programs in Broward County. This funding is in honor of former hospital Chief Executive Officer and President Emeritus, John C. Johnson and his unrelenting passion and compassion for ensuring that every man, woman and child has access to sufficient food and does not suffer from food insecurity. HCH will serve as the lead agency in the awarding of these funds, with the guidance of a HCH Food Security Program Advisory Review Committee comprised of representatives from multiple hospital departments and a representative from the J. Johnson Family.
Holy Cross Hospital, Inc. operates without discrimination, including race, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity in consideration of grant requests and will award grants only to agencies and organizations that comply with such policies. Maximum grant award will not exceed $25,000.
Download the Request for Proposal:
RFP# 2014-01 Holy Cross Food Security Program Funding RFP


If your proposal is selected for final review, you will be scheduled for an in-person interview with the Review Committee comprised of members of the Food Security Advisory Committee during the week of September 15th.


In Observation of National Hunger Month,
Proposal Deadline: Monday, September 2, 2014 at 5:00pm
Late proposals will not be accepted. Proposals must be submitted with one (1) original and five (5) complete copies to:

Holy Cross Hospital, Inc.
Attn: Sister Rita Levasseur
4725 N. Federal Highway
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33308
Grant Notification: September 30, 2014
Grant Period: November 1, 2014 – October 31, 2015
Eligibility: 501(c) (3) community based organizations in Broward County

Questions / Contact

For questions please contact Sr. Rita Levasseur, RSM, Vice President, Sponsorship and Mission Effectiveness, via email at

My Health Patient Portal