News to Know – Week of Nov. 15

The Root Cause Coalition, of which the MHA is a founding member, is accepting applications for its inaugural Health Justice Award through 11:59 p.m. PST Jan. 31 (2:59 a.m. EST Feb 1). The award recognizes organizations that have successfully implemented a program or intervention to reduce health disparities within the past three years. Four organizations will be selected as finalists, one of which will be selected as the award recipient and receive $25,000. Questions may be directed to The Root Cause Coalition.