Project Title & Description
Bridgeport Showcase Showdown with Asthma
Per your application request dated April 5, 2010, this grant agreement is being awarded to provide funding to the Bridgeport Showcase Showdown with Asthma project. It will take place in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Project activities include hosting an asthma community fair, convening city organizations working on asthma and lead poisoning prevention to develop a Healthy Homes program, and promoting the implementation of Tools for Schools in the Bridgeport Public Schools. The goal is to motivate Bridgeport residents to be more aware of environments that trigger asthma and lead poisoning, to engage in proper asthma self-management, and to help themselves, neighbors, and families seek medical treatment for asthma or lead poisoning.