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Our View: CHIP is critical for children’s healthy development

By Nora OBrien-Suric, Ph.D. President  Health care for millions of American children is being held hostage. The Children’s Health Insurance Program covers nearly nine million children nationwide, and right now…

Funding supports health-related programming at WBFO, WRVO

The Health Foundation for Western and Central New York has awarded grant funding to WBFO-FM in Western New York and WRVO Public Media in central New York to support health-related…

Health Foundation awards $50,000 grant to establish healthy aging framework

The Health Foundation for Western and Central New York has awarded a $50,000 grant to the New York State Department of Health to establish a healthy aging framework within Governor…

A look back at 2017 with Health Foundation President Nora OBrien-Suric

With the holidays nearly here, I wanted to take a quick look back at what we have accomplished with our partners in 2017 and share with you a little bit about…

StoryGrowing Class of 2018 includes 15 non-profits from WNY, CNY

Eight non-profit organizations in western New York and seven in central New York have been selected for the StoryGrowing Class of 2018. Based on the teachings of Andy Goodman of…