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Community at Sunset Wood

Health Foundation Awards Over $900,000 in Grants in the First Quarter of 2021

Photo courtesy of The Community at Sunset Wood/Photo by Nancy L. Ford Photography In the first quarter of 2021, the Health Foundation awarded grants totaling $915,635 to organizations across western…

Sign-On Letter – Tell AG James: Highmark/HealthNow Must Commit More to Western New Yorkers

Dear community partners: You may have heard about the recent “affiliation” of HealthNow (BlueCross Blue Shield of WNY’s parent company) and Highmark Health, a health care giant headquartered in Pennsylvania. You…

West Falls Center for the Arts

Grantee Spotlight: West Falls Center for the Arts Memory Café

This spotlight first appeared in the Health Foundation’s 2020 Annual Report. Family caregivers typically face unique challenges. The responsibilities of that role bring physical, emotional, mental and financial stress, as…

RAPP Get Together Grandparent and Child

Grantee Spotlight: Relatives as Parents Program at PEACE, Inc.

This spotlight first appeared in the Health Foundation’s 2020 Annual Report. Family caregivers typically face unique challenges. The responsibilities of that role bring physical, emotional, mental and financial stress, as…

Grantee Spotlight: CBO Consortium of Upstate New York

This spotlight first appeared in the Health Foundation’s 2020 Annual Report. The Health Foundation has long believed in the importance of increasing community health capacity—the ability of our region’s nonprofit…