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2019 Champions of the Community

Filed in awards, initiatives, news by on December 3, 2019

Phoenixville Community Health Foundation Acknowledges  the Champions of the Community Phoenixville: Stop a minute and look around you…every community has someone who goes above and beyond when it comes to giving of their time and helping others. Maybe it is a co-worker, a neighbor, a friend, or even a relative. Maybe they are older and […]

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Grant Summary 2019

Filed in awards, grants, news by on December 1, 2019

PCHF recently announced their grant summary for the year HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICE FUND: $1,303,000 Ensuring equitable access to high quality and affordable health and human services for all residents in the greater Phoenixville region. HOUSING & PUBLIC SAFETY FUND: $138,000 Improving the availability of healthy, safe and affordable housing opportunities for low-income, vulnerable populations. […]

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Phoenixville Community Health Foundation Grants Over $1.6 Million to Local Organizations

Filed in grants, news by on October 29, 2019

Phoenixville:  At the September 12, 2019 Board of Directors meeting, the Phoenixville Community Health Foundation [PCHF] awarded $1,,631,010 to local non-profit organizations serving the greater Phoenixville region.  Since 1998 when PCHF was first started, they have granted nearly $39 million back to the communities of the greater Phoenixville region. In alignment with the Foundation’s Strategic […]

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2019 Fall Newsletter

Filed in news by on October 28, 2019

Read the our latest Fall Newsletter to learn t he latest PCHF News. Care & Feeding of Your Board Grantee Corner Changing of the Guard Grant Awards & Program Info Show Me the Impact PCHF Grant Updates If you are interested in a detailed listing of grants made in September, they are available.

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A Changing of the Guard at the Phoenixville Community Health Foundation

Filed in news by on October 4, 2019

After more than twenty years of service the founding Chief Executive Officer of the Phoenixville Community Health Foundation [PCHF], Lou Beccaria, has retired and is moving on to a new chapter in his life as author, consultant and traveler. When PCHF was formed in 1998, the Board of Directors brought Lou on to develop and […]

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Champions of Community

Filed in news by on October 4, 2019

A Recognition Program for Community Volunteers within the Greater Phoenixville Region Searching for our “Unsung Heroes” … Those who voluntarily give their time, talent and resources, absent of any personal gain, to help make the greater Phoenixville region a better place to live, work, play and raise a family. Searching for our “Unsung Heroes” Across […]

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Last Chance: Assessment of Program Outcomes Workshop: April 3rd, 2020

Filed in news by on September 9, 2019

Assessment of Program Outcomes:  Dr. John M. Kelley Memorial Evaluation Institute For over two decades the program evaluation spotlight has clearly been focusing upon the assessment of program results or outcomes. PCHF has a long-standing history in offering training and technical assistance to its grantees in the area of program evaluation as well as sponsoring […]

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PCHF Summer 2019 Newsletter

Filed in news by on August 19, 2019

In this issue you can read about: • PCHF Board News • Program Updates • ELI—Class of 2019 • Goodbyes & Hellos • Fall Program Deadlines Read the PCHF-Newsletter-Summer-2019.

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Tamela Luce Named CEO for Phoenixville Community Health Foundation

Filed in news by on July 9, 2019

July 2, 2019 (Phoenixville, PA) – The Phoenixville Community Health Foundation’s Board of Directors has named Tamela Luce the new President and CEO effective August 5, 2019. Luce has more than two decades of philanthropic experience. She spent more than seven years as the Senior Program Officer for HealthSpark Foundation, a private foundation that works […]

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Phoenixville Community Health Foundation’s Executive Leadership Institute – Class of 2019 – Graduates Eight

Filed in awards, initiatives, news by on July 5, 2019

Phoenixville: “ The theme which emerged for me after each session was the need to be more intentional, thoughtful and prepared in every role as leader. ” The 2019 graduates of the Phoenixville Community Health Foundation’s Executive Leadership Institute included eight future leaders of the non-profit community. They were recognized on June 17th at Freedoms […]

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