The purpose of the Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) Caring Foundation Building Healthier Rural Community BUILD Grants program is to focus on transforming the health and well-being of rural North Dakotans and address the social determinants of health (SDOH) needs affecting its communities so a better future of equity can be built and full potential for all.
The program targets the following primary focus area(s):
SDOH are the conditions in the environments where people are born, live, learn, work, play, worship, and age that affect a wide range of health, functioning, and quality-of-life outcomes and risks.
SDOH have a major impact on people’s health, well-being, and quality of life. Examples of SDOH include:
Estimated Total Program Funding: