Empower Kansas http://kmuw.org en Grants To Help Disabled Kansas Job Seekers Awarded http://kmuw.org/post/grants-help-disabled-kansas-job-seekers-awarded <p>The first grants under a United Healthcare initiative to help disabled Kansas job seekers are going to groups with a collective presence across the state.<br><br>The health insurer said Friday it will provide $1.5 million in "Empower Kansas" grants over the next three years to community groups. The first five recipients were announced at a news conference in Overland Park.<br><br>The Wichita-based Cerebral Palsy Research Foundation is getting the largest grant, at nearly $116,000. The Sedgwick County Developmental Disability Organization was awarded $9,000.<br> Sun, 15 Sep 2013 12:00:13 +0000 Associated Press 23457 at http://kmuw.org