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New StoryGrowing initiative building community capacity in storytelling

In April 2016, 11 organizations in central New York began a six-month learning program called StoryGrowing, a new initiative to build nonprofit and community capacity in storytelling. Since we first…

Report shows overall improvement in stakeholder ratings for Health Foundation

Last year, we commissioned The Center for Effective Philanthropy to conduct an Assessment Report of our stakeholders and we’re happy to share with you the key findings from this report….

Cavity Free Kids teaching preschoolers healthy dental habits

As morning snack is wrapping up, preschoolers in Head Start classrooms across western New York are gathering in groups to swish and swallow, and to brush their teeth. “It’s now…

News from the Health Foundation: Spring 2016

What's New at the Health Foundation? Happy Spring! While we wait for the weather to catch up to the calendar, we're excited to share what's been happening lately at the...

Policy brief introduces Triggers of Decline model

As a funder in the aging sector, we are focused on improving the health of  older adults and ensuring that they can lead a dignified, independent, high quality life in…