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City of St. Louis Awarded Funding From CDC for Sexual Health Efforts
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City of St. Louis Awarded Funding From CDC for Sexual Health Efforts

The City of St. Louis will receive direct funding from a CDC program called Community Approach to Reducing Sexually Transmitted Diseases (CARS) ST LOUIS, MO (STL.News) The City of St. Louis is among four jurisdictions across the country that will be receiving direct funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to implement community approaches to address sexually transmitted diseases (STD).  Direct funding to local jurisdictions from the CDC is an exception to the rule.  Most funding from federal agencies is awarded to state agencies and then passed along to local jurisdictions.  The direct funding from the CDC that the City will be receiving is coming from a program called Community Approaches to Reducing Sexually Transmitted Diseases (CARS).  The award will be $933,1...