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Trinity Announces 2016 Phase II Grant Winners

Trinity Announces 2016 Phase II Grant Winners

On Wednesday, October 26th, the Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee awarded over $900,000 in grants to eight nonprofit organizations.  These grants are the result of a year-long effort to stimulate projects related to Trinity’s mission of improving the physical, emotional, and spiritual health of East Tennessee.  From over 60 proposals submitted in April, twelve large and ten small Phase…

2015 Phase II Winner featured on WATE Channel 6

2015 Phase II Winner featured on WATE Channel 6

Trinity is excited to share that one of our 2015 Phase II winners, A 1 Learning Connections, was featured on WATE Channel 6 6:00 PM news yesterday (March 7, 2016) in the first of three series highlighting their phase II project, The S.M.A.R.T. Institute.   The S.M.A.R.T. Institute is an after-school program that is currently offered to middle and high school students at…

2015 Silver Lamp Awards Dinner

2015 Silver Lamp Awards Dinner

Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee hosted the 2015 Silver Lamp Awards dinner on Thursday, January 28, 2016, at The Foundry.  This event honored the 28 healthcare professionals who received a Silver Lamp Award for continuing education during the 2015 calendar year.  Two individuals were selected for their outstanding leadership and dedication by staff at each of the 14 hospitals…

Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee Announces over $900,000 in Grants for Regional Health Initiatives

Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee Announces over $900,000 in Grants for Regional Health Initiatives

On Thursday, October 29th, the Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee awarded over $900,000 in grants to eleven nonprofit organizations as a result of a year-long effort to encourage projects related to its mission of improving the physical, emotional and spiritual health of East Tennessee. This brings the total of Trinity grants in our community this year to over $1.1 million.  New…

Helen Ross McNabb, 2014 Phase II Winner, in the news!

Helen Ross McNabb, 2014 Phase II Winner, in the news!

Helen Ross McNabb Center’s Telemedicine project, a 2014 Phase II Winner, was featured on WATE Channel 6 Covering Your Health.  Click the link below to watch the Covering Your Health clip to see how the Helen Ross McNabb Center is using telepsychiatry for its patients in the rural East Tennessee areas. Helen Ross McNabb Channel 6 Covering Your Health Check…

West High School Foundation Receives Major Gifts from Dr. Terry L. Adams

West High School Foundation Receives Major Gifts from Dr. Terry L. Adams

Dr. Terry L. Adams has generously given two gifts totaling over $60,000 to the West High School Foundation (WHSF) in support of student academics and the Lady Rebels athletic program. These funds were transferred to the West High School Foundation at a meeting with Dr. Adams; Carney Ivey, WHSF President, and David Eldridge, WHSF President-elect on March 16 at the…

Trinity Welcomes New Board Members for 2015

Trinity Welcomes New Board Members for 2015

Trinity is pleased to announce the addition of three new board members for 2015. They are Daryl W. Arnold, John C. Ross, and Ragan D. Schriver. Daryl is the Senior Pastor at Overcoming Believers Church. John is Dean of St. John’s Episcopal Cathedral, and Father Ragan is Assistant Professor of Practice at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville College of Social…