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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…

Trinity Hosts Community Roundtable Event

Trinity Hosts Community Roundtable Event

Trinity Health Foundation hosted a community health roundtable on October 29, 2014, at The Foundry, in addition to recognizing its 2014 Phase II Grant recipients. Over 100 participants attended with representation from several organizations throughout the area.  Trinity has completed its second grant cycle.  Topics for these grants were selected after hearing the greatest areas of need at our first…

Trinity Health Foundation Awards Over $700,000 in Community Grants

Trinity Health Foundation Awards Over $700,000 in Community Grants

On Wednesday, October 29th, the Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee awarded over $700,000 in grants to five non-profit organizations as a result of a year-long effort to stimulate projects related to improving the physical, emotional and spiritual health of East Tennessee. From 75 proposals submitted in April, 17 Phase I grant recipients were chosen who received over $200,000 for…

Trinity Foundation Reestablishes the Silver Lamp Continuing Education Scholarship Awards

Trinity Foundation Reestablishes the Silver Lamp Continuing Education Scholarship Awards

Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee announced the reestablishment of the Silver Lamp Scholarship Awards for Continuing Healthcare Education at a luncheon held at The Foundry on September 16. The Silver Lamp Awards, a tradition of the former Baptist and Mercy Health Partners Systems, were given to enhance the skills of dedicated healthcare professionals. Beginning in January 2015, Trinity will…

Trinity Welcomes New Board Member

Trinity Welcomes New Board Member

Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee is pleased to welcome Becky F. Little to its Board of Directors. Becky has served as an educator, working at the State Department of Education, the Knox County Department of Education, and The University of Tennessee throughout her career. Trinity is excited about the knowledge and talents Becky’s expertise will bring to our Board…

Trinity Announces the 2014 Health Initiative Phase I Winners

Trinity Announces the 2014 Health Initiative Phase I Winners

The Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee has selected 17 area organizations to receive more than $200,000 in grants as a part of the 2014 Trinity Health Initiatives Phase I awards.  These grants will be used to plan community health-related projects that will compete for five implementation grants later this year.  Over 70 proposals were received from regional non-profits and…