Goshen Health's Community Benefit Fund has awarded more than $200,000 in grants. The funding will support more than 30 organizations in the Goshen area tackling issues including obesity, smoking cessation and cancer research.

The grants total $212,000 for the 31 organizations in Goshen and the surrounding area. Other funding priority areas include access to physical and mental health services and treatment of chronic diseases.

The Community Benefit Fund Grant Committee has awarded more than $5.4 million in grants since it was launched in 1998.

This year's recipients are:

Amish Youth Vision Project
Bashor Children’s Home
Bethel College
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Elkhart County
Boys and Girls Club of Elkhart County
Campus Center for Young Children
CARE Foundation (CARE House)
Center for Healing and Hope
Child and Parent Services (CAPS)
Church Community Services
Community Sustainability Project (Goshen Farmer’s Market)
Council on Aging of Elkhart County
Elkhart County Clubhouse
Elkhart County Health Department
Family Christian Development Center
Goshen Community Schools
Goshen Day Care Board (Walnut Hill)
Greencroft Goshen
Horizon Education Alliance
Lagrange County Council on Aging
Maple City Health Care Center
Northern Indiana Hispanic Health Coalition
Parkside Elementary School
REAL Services
Ryan’s Place
SPA Women’s Ministry Homes
The Window
United Cancer Services of Elkhart County