Together we are improving the health and well-being of the people who live in Wilkes County, North Carolina by bringing new programs and services here as well as supporting tried and true organizations.Whether you're a long-time supporter or a new donor, we are here to help you contribute to a healthier community.
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Thank you for participating in the 2013 Health Summit!
We had a great turnout and even greater discussions in our breakout sessions, focusing on Access to Care, Chronic Disease, Mental Health, Physical Activity and Nutrition, Substance Abuse, and Unintentional Injuries/Violence. This is just the start of the work that will come out of our meeting, so watchthis space for updates!
2013 Challenge Grants Cycle Now Open
The Challenge Grant program is designed to help local non-profits encourage support from individuals in order to help build a sustainable comprehensive fundraising or development program. You may download the application here. It must be returned to our office by email or post by the close of business on June 14, 2013. More about our grants program, including eligibilty requirements, is available on ourGrants page.
Scholarship Application Now Available
The Health Foundation's scholarship program has opened its 2013 cycle. The application is due to our offices Friday, June 28th. Instructions and the application itself are available here.
Get an update on changes to our scholarship program and find out if your doctor was honored in this year's Doctor's Day celebration in the 2013 Summer Newsletterhere.
The Health Foundation is. . .
. . . an assembly of compassionate, dedicated, volunteer leaders engaged in inspiring a community-wide effort to improve health care through the faithful stewardship of philanthropic pursuits.
We match donor resources of those who share a common desire to achieve and maintain good health with community needs.
We support health and wellness educational opportunities for those in our community.
We seek, in all ways, to inspire the donor’s full confidence in our actions. Further, we encourage our membership to take an active volunteer role in our programs and services.
The Health Foundation, Inc. a non profit 501(c) (3) organization 230 Jefferson Street/ PO Box 667 North Wilkesboro, North Carolina 28659 336.838.1949 phone Your contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.