Category: News

Health Foundation Promotes Diane Oyler to Vice President of Programs

The Health Foundation for Western and Central New York has named Diane Oyler as its next vice president of programs. In this position, she will provide leadership, management and oversight…

Grants Totaling Over $1.5 Million Approved by HFWCNY Board of Trustees at June 2018 Meeting

The Health Foundation for Western and Central New York Board of Trustees has awarded new grants totaling more than $1.5 million in June 2018. The grant making activities reflect commitment…

Registration Open: AARP Leading on Livability Pre-Conference Summit

AARP Leading on Livability Pre-Conference Summit In conjunction with AARP’s second annual Leading on Livability Summit, The Health Foundation for Western and Central New York is excited to announce that…

Foundation engages community leaders to discuss Health Across All Policies approach

Our individual behaviors, as well as social and environmental factors, play a significant role in determining our health. That is why the Health Foundation for Western and Central New York…

Health Leadership Fellows teams tackle tough issues in final projects

In what has been described lightheartedly as a combination of the television shows “Shark Tank” and “The Voice,” graduating cohorts of Health Leadership Fellows present their final projects to a…

Panel focuses on importance of partnerships at ‘Health System of the Future’ event

Former hospital CEO and health care “futurist” Josh Luke, Ph.D. shared his perspective on the policy, payment and program trends shaping “The Health System of the Future” at an event…

Seventh class of Health Leadership Fellows graduates at April 23 ceremony

Thirty-five leaders from health and human services organizations throughout western and central New York graduated from the Health Leadership Fellows program at a ceremony on April 23, 2018 at the…

Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation endows new program officer for caregiving position

The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation announced a partnership with the Health Foundation for Western and Central New York and the Michigan Health Endowment Fund along with a $2 million…

‘Pathways to School Readiness’ event to focus on barriers, opportunities facing young girls in WNY

Together with the WNY Women’s Foundation, the Health Foundation for Western and Central New York will host “Pathways to School Readiness” from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 23, 2018…

‘Health System of the Future’ presentation, panel discussion April 11

Former hospital CEO and health care “futurist” Josh Luke, Ph.D. will be the keynote speaker at the presentation and panel discussion “The Health System of the Future” from 5 to…