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Trinity Welcomes New Board Members for 2013

Trinity Welcomes New Board Members for 2013

The Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee Board of Directors has recently elected two new board members, Chief David Rausch, Police Chief, City of Knoxville, and John Worden, Partner, Worden, Rechenbach & Brooke Financial Services. Board Chair, Connie Hutchins, stated, “We are excited to have two such accomplished community leaders who bring a wealth of experience to our board.  Their…

Trinity Foundation Presents a Memorial Gift in Memory of Former Board Member Dick Davies

Trinity Foundation Presents a Memorial Gift in Memory of Former Board Member Dick Davies

Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee gave a memorial gift of $10,000 to the Kid’s First Children’s Advocacy Center of the Ninth Judicial District (CAC) in memory of beloved Board Member, Dick Davies. The check was formally presented to CAC on Tuesday, May 7, 2013.  Trinity President, Lee Martin, and Board Chair, Connie Hutchins, made the presentation to the CAC…

Video of Grant Application Conference

Video of Grant Application Conference

On February 21 and 25, Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee held two grant conferences at the  Marriott to explain the process of proposal submission for the 2013 Trinity Health Initiatives.  This video contains the proceedings of the event (approximately 45 minutes).  All information pertaining to the proposal process is contained on this website (www.TrinityFound.org) and all submissions must be…

Trinity Presents to Rotary

Trinity Presents to Rotary

The Knoxville Downtown Rotary Club hosted a presentation about the Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee at its noon meeting on Tuesday, January 15.   Wes Stowers, local Rotary Club President, presided over the meeting.  Mickey Johnson arranged and introduced the Trinity program.  Dr. Lee Martin, President of Trinity, shared the mission, history, granting approach, and 2013 health initiatives with the…

Trinity Roundable Event

Trinity Roundable Event

The Trinity Health Foundation hosted a community health brainstorming event on October 31, 2012, at the Foundry. This two-hour event was a key opportunity to bring together area leaders from the healthcare, service provider, non-profit, educational, and governmental organizations to listen to their thoughts on the key needs of the region.  Nearly 100 people were in attendance.  Jo Anne Lavender…

Trinity’s Roots

Trinity’s Roots

Trinity Health Foundation of East Tennessee (Trinity) was established in October 2011 as a result of the sale of Mercy Health Partners to Health Management Associates (HMA), a for-profit organization. Trinity oversees funds previously raised and managed by the Mercy Health Partners Foundation and its predecessors for support of the non-profit Mercy Health Partners.  These funds were transferred to Trinity…