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2020-21 Annual Grant Cycle – Opening Postponed

Filed in grants, news by on April 3, 2020

Updated information available: http://www.pchf1.org/available-grants/. Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Phoenixville Community Health Foundation has decided to delay the opening of our grant process, originally announced for April 15, 2020. The situation is fluid and the Foundation is watching closely in order to determine how it should best support the community. We will be in […]

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PCHF Closed

Filed in local resources, news by on March 16, 2020

The Foundation Office is closed in keeping with the Governor’s Health Emergency Guidelines. All programs and activities are cancelled and will be rescheduled Staff is working remotely and will respond to phone messages and email Contact Information 610-917-9890, please leave a message Staff emails can be found at: http://www.pchf1.org/about/staff/ Other Resources www.inthistogetherpxv.com(Jaycee’s site) Phoenixville Business […]

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2020 Winter Newsletter

Filed in news by on February 6, 2020

Read the our latest Winter Newsletter to learn t he latest PCHF News. 2019 Champions 2020 Census By-Laws Summit Report PCHF News Board Burnout?

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Apply for the Community Health Leadership Academy

Filed in initiatives, news by on December 17, 2019

The goals of the Academy are to identify, train and empower Phoenixville regional citizens for leadership roles that promote our community’s health and advance the quality of life. DEADLINE: February 17, 2020 Dates: Tuesday’s from March 31 — June 2, 2019 Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: 821 Gay Street, Phoenixville Topics Include: Diversity, Planning, […]

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Save the Date

Filed in grants, news by on December 10, 2019

We will be holding a Grantee Forum on Wednesday, March 11th, 2020 beginning at 9am. This forum will cover grant procedures guidelines. All current and prospective grantees are encouraged to attend. Details to follow…

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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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