December 15, 2014

Healthy Learners highlights positive outcomes and personal stories

Healthy Learners is devoted to removing children's health barriers to learning with love and compassion, which is evident in the number of children it serves and the personal stories those children and their families have to tell. The latest issue of the "Healthy Insights from Healthy Learners" newsletter highlights the numbers behind the services Healthy Learners provided in the 2013-2014 school year. [More]
December 14, 2014

Reflection for the third week of Advent

On behalf of the Catholic Health Association, we are pleased to share the following reflection for the third week of Advent. [More]
December 11, 2014

Mercy Medical Center receives Get with the Guidelines Heart Failure Bronze Award

Mercy Heart Center at Mercy Medical Center recently received the Get With The Guidelines®–Heart Failure Bronze Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology Foundation for implementing specific quality improvement measures for the treatment of heart failure patients. [More]
December 9, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton awards $1.3 million in grants and funds

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton has announced $1.3 million in grants and restricted funds for the third and fourth quarters of 2014. In addition to the grants, the foundation’s board approved a restricted fund to support expansion of the SPARK kindergarten-readiness program in Stark County. [More]
December 8, 2014

Healthy Learners beneficiary of first place winner in $10,000 social media contest

The Central Carolina Community Foundation recently announced the top three winners of the #WhyIGiveSC Social Media Contest. The three winners received a total of $10,000 to donate to their favorite charities, with Healthy Learners receiving $6,000 from the first place finisher. [More]
December 7, 2014

Reflection for the second week of Advent

On behalf of the Catholic Health Association, we are pleased to share a reflection for the second week of Advent. [More]
December 5, 2014

White House blog covers Pay for Success program announced for Cuyahoga County

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland recently joined many partners in unveiling the nation’s first county-level Pay for Success program. As part of the announcement, Jonathan Greenblatt, who is special assistant to President Obama and director of the Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, authored this article explaining the Pay for Success model. [More]
December 5, 2014

Joseph’s Home selected again for Good News Giving

For the second year in a row, The Plain Dealer readers selected Joseph’s Home as one of 20 nonprofit groups to receive funds from the Good News Giving program from Northeast Ohio Media Group. [More]
December 4, 2014

Nation’s first county-level Pay for Success program aims to reconnect foster children with caregivers in stable, affordable housing

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland joined many partners on December 4 in announcing the nation’s first county-level Pay for Success program. Announced during a conference in Chicago hosted by the White House’s Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, the program – known as the Partnering for Family Success Program—aims to reconnect foster children in Cuyahoga County with caregivers in stable, affordable housing. This innovative program will deliver intensive 12-15 month treatment to 135 families over five years to reduce the length of stay in out-of-home foster care placement for children whose families are homeless. [More]
November 30, 2014

Reflection for the first week of Advent

On behalf of the Catholic Health Association, we are pleased to share a reflection for the first week of Advent. [More]