Stephens Community Healthcare Foundation Awards Grant to The Progress Center
The Board of the Stephens Community Healthcare Foundation recently announced the award of a grant in the amount of $9,565 to The Progress Center in Norway. The grant will help advance The Progress Center’s pilot program to deliver meals to those in need. The Stephens Community Healthcare Foundation grant will help The Progress Center purchase food, equipment to store and carry meal and beverages to homes, and a heated holding cabinet. This program will support the economically disadvantaged population in the community by improving access to food and other healthy eating initiatives.
Eligibility requirements for grants from the Stephens Community Health Care Foundation are tied to sustainable healthcare initiatives. The Stephens Community Healthcare Foundation is currently accepting grant applications through December 31, 2015. For more information on applying for a grant contact Barbara Allen, Vice President Development and Community Relations, at 744-6049 or download instructions and an application from their website at wmhcc.org
The vision of Western Maine Health is that the people of the communities we serve will be the healthiest in Western Maine.