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Trinity Suspends 2020 Phase I & Phase II Grant Cycles

Trinity Suspends 2020 Phase I & Phase II Grant Cycles

Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee is sensitive to the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on our nonprofit community. Due to the unusual circumstances, the Trinity board has decided to suspend its 2020 Phase I and Phase II grant cycles at this time. In keeping with our mission, Trinity will prayerfully and creatively evaluate ways to assist our nonprofit community…

2020 New Board Members

2020 New Board Members

Trinity is pleased to announce six new board members for 2020: Connie Hutchins, Katharine Killen, Jennifer Little, Chuck Morris, Brandon Ross, and Steve Sexton. Connie serves as both president and interior designer at the residential design firm, Temptations Inc., started by Connie and her husband in 1985. Katharine is the Deputy Senior Director of Strategy for the Knox County Health…

2019 Phase II Winners

2019 Phase II Winners

On Thursday, October 24th, the Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee awarded over $900,000 in grants to nine 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 79 proposals submitted in April, 11 large and 12 small Phase I…

Good Knox Network: True Health from Balance

Good Knox Network: True Health from Balance

True Health from Balance By Dr. H. Lee Martin, President Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee From time to time, one comes across wisdom worth sharing.  The “Dare Square” from William Danforth is a personal metric that we can all benefit from considering.  While our healthcare system is a marvel of facilities and technologies, responsibility for our health begins with…

Good Knox Network: All4Knox Takeaways in the Opioid Crisis

Good Knox Network: All4Knox Takeaways in the Opioid Crisis

  The Opioid Crisis: ALL4KNOX Takeaways By Dr. H. Lee Martin, President Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee   Friday, August 2, the City and County Mayors hosted a gathering to consider how our region can address the issues associated with substance abuse.  The venue was the new University Center on the campus of the University of Tennessee, a beautiful…

Good Knox Network: The Opioid Crisis

Good Knox Network: The Opioid Crisis

The Opioid Crisis: Too Close to Home By Dr. H. Lee Martin, President Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee Last November, Trinity Foundation in cooperation with Leadership Tennessee, sponsored a community roundtable with Sam Quinones, the author of the book Dreamland.  Over 400 hundred concerned citizens and area leaders came together to learn and discuss how Knoxville could address the…

2018 Phase II Winners Awarded

2018 Phase II Winners Awarded

On Thursday, October 25, 2018, the Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee awarded over $923,000 in grants to 10 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.  In March, 53 proposals were submitted and from those, 11 large and 11 small…

Congratulations to Dr. H. Lee Martin, Trinity’s Healthcare Hero!

Congratulations to Dr. H. Lee Martin, Trinity’s Healthcare Hero!

Trinity President, Dr. H. Lee Martin, was honored as a 2018 Healthcare Hero in the Community Outreach category at the Foundry on September 8. Dr. Martin played a critical role in developing Trinity Foundation’s unique two-phase grant process that has awarded over $5.5 million to organizations throughout our community. Click here to read more about Dr. Martin and Trinity’s grant…