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9/19/2018 12:18pm
Innovation Lab Grants As part of its Safety Net Resiliency Initiative, HealthSpark Foundation will soon begin accepting grant applications for pilot projects through it's Innovation Lab. Innovation Lab Goals The Innovation Lab seeks to advance community learning and includes two short-term goals:
Press Release
7/3/2018 11:50am
July 3, 2018 – For Immediate Release Colmar, PA – The HealthSpark Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce the election of the following officers and one new member: Chinwe Onyekere, Chair Warren Hilton, Vice Nicholas Bucci, Treasurer Joel Johnson, Secretary Brian O'Leary, New Board Member  
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6/27/2018 9:35am
POTTSTOWN >> U.S. Sen. Bob Casey stopped by a Pottstown food bank Monday on his way to cast his vote on a farm bill package that could cut the food stamp benefits on which so many of those using the food bank depend.
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6/26/2018 2:16pm
Philabundance recently created two toolkits for food pantries and other organizations in the emergency food system:  advocacy and volunteer management.
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6/26/2018 11:01am
HealthSpark is looking to add to its team! The foundation is hiring a Business Administration Manager to manage the day-to-day operations of HealthSpark and its subsidiary, 2506 LLC. This individual will ensure smooth operation of building and property, and will efficiently manage customer service, as well as relationships with tenants, grantees and visitors, and oversee grantee and tenant communications. 
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6/14/2018 11:14am
“If we can figure out how to solve homelessness for a young, black trans woman, we can solve it for everyone else.”   Jeff Olivet, a nationally recognized expert in homelessness, behavioral and public health and senior advisor to the Center for Social Innovation delivered the above quote at the 6th annual Your Way Home Summit held on June 8, 2018.
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6/11/2018 4:04pm
Four Design Teams, six big ideas and an audience of nearly 200 people...  HealthSpark Foundation hosted its second Community of Practice meeting on Monday, June 4th in Blue Bell as part of its Safety Net Resiliency Initiative. 
6/8/2018 2:56pm
On May 18th, over 80 people gathered for a day of conversation, learning and sharing in the 4th annual conference for emergency food providers in Montgomery County. The theme of this year's conference was "Better Together," a rallying cry several speakers asked attendees to repeat throughout the day.
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4/11/2018 10:14am
HealthSpark Foundation is proud to announce that its Vice President of Administration Jennifer Pedroni has been elected as Board President for Philanthropy Network Greater Philadephia!
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3/15/2018 2:39pm
In the morning of Monday, March 12, 2018, HealthSpark Foundation hosted the inaugural Community of Practice meeting to kick off its new Safety Net Resiliency Initiative.  Nearly 150 attendees representing 83 organization packed into the atrium in Parkhouse Hall on the main campus of the Montgomery County Community College.
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