Community Advocacy Grants build and sustain strong communities, address and eliminate disparities in smoking and other tobacco use in Louisiana and create opportunities for youth engagement.
Research indicates that youth exposure to tobacco marketing in the retail environment is correlated to youth tobacco use. Because the industry is focused on point-of-sale advertising, tobacco control educators and policy makers need to focus their attention there as well.
We fund projects that:
We give priority to organizations who:
Who can apply?
These grants, along with other TFL programs, play an important role in changing community norms around tobacco use and perceptions of the tobacco industry.