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Let’s celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month 2021

Filed in DEI, news by on September 15, 2021
Let’s celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month 2021

As we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month I want to reflect on what it means to me. Let us celebrate all that have created, envisioned, lead, inspired, advocated, managed, moved, and built a better future for all! We are diverse in our cultures, backgrounds, and histories. We are important and strong. We continue to raise our […]

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BeHeard BeHealthy Community Partner Organizations

Filed in news by on August 16, 2021
BeHeard BeHealthy Community Partner Organizations

We are happy to announce our community partner organizations that will be conducting community conversations, helping community members sign up for survey panels, and support the community with technology access during the month of August 2021. Thank you for being our partners! Orion Communities, Alianzas de Phoenixville, Phoenixville Area Senior Center, Citizen Advocacy, The Clinic, […]

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PCHF Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Journey

Filed in DEI, news by on August 16, 2021
PCHF Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Journey

On August 31, 2020, PCHF issued a statement supporting Black Lives Matter. Since then, PCHF has embarked on an internal journey to have tough and uncomfortable conversations on how to be and do better for all members of our community. The momentum came from our Governance committee who wanted to figure out how to have […]

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PCHF Welcomes New Board Members- July 2021

Filed in news by on July 19, 2021
PCHF Welcomes New Board Members- July 2021

Press Release July 15, 2021 PHOENIXVILLE COMMUNITY HEALTH FOUNDATION WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS TO THEIR COMMUNITY Diverse new slate of members brings a wide variety of experiences. We are excited to introduce 4 new board members who have backgrounds in finance, community mobilizing, nursing, and social media. Each Member will contribute their expertise, as well […]

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The Phoenixville Community Health Foundation supports the Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander communities

Filed in news by on April 2, 2021
The Phoenixville Community Health Foundation supports the Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander communities

We stand with you as allies. We champion strong healthy communities for all. The current Coronavirus pandemic and the killing of eight people in the Atlanta area on March 16th, continues to highlight the rise of Anti–Asian violence, racism, and bigotry the Asian community is experiencing. Our vision is to make the greater Phoenixville region […]

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PCHF Hires New Program Director

Filed in news by on December 14, 2020
PCHF Hires New Program Director

Experienced professional Viviann Schorle will assist in serving diverse communities. Contact: Tamela Luce, 610-917-9890, tluce@pchf1.org The Phoenixville Community Health Foundation is pleased to announce the hiring of seasoned nonprofit professional Viviann Schorle as program officer, effective January 4, 2021. CEO Tamela Luce is confident that Ms. Schorle’s decades of experience, including extensive work with diverse […]

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PCHF Helps Fund a New Building for PACS

Filed in news by on December 2, 2020
PCHF Helps Fund a New Building for PACS

For 47 years, the Phoenixville Area Community Services (PACS) has served those suffering from food insecurity in the area. PACS originally operated out of a small building on Church Street. However, the building was not designed for a food pantry:  it had limited storage capacity and allowed only a small number of staff, volunteers, and […]

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Grants Awarded for the 2020-2021 Fiscal Year

Filed in awards, grants, news by on October 21, 2020
Grants Awarded for the 2020-2021 Fiscal Year

We awarded at total of $1,405,500 in grants to 49 organizations during our annual grant cycle in late summer. We shortened our process this year due to the pandemic to ensure that funds could be used as soon possible to support our community. See the list of grants awarded.  Information  includes grantee amount purpose. All of these […]

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2020 Summer Newsletter

Filed in news by on September 5, 2020
2020 Summer Newsletter

Read the our latest PCHF Newsletter Summer 2020 to learn the latest PCHF News. Luce Talk Covid-19 Pandemic :Impact & Lessons Learned Greater Phoenixville Healthcare Scholarship Grant & Program Updates & Changes Board of Directors

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PCHF’s Statement in Support of Black Lives Matter

Filed in news by on August 31, 2020
PCHF’s Statement in Support of Black Lives Matter

The Phoenixville Community Health Foundation stands in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and its calls for racial justice, liberation, inclusion, healing, peace, and equity. The current Coronavirus pandemic has only highlighted existing disparities in access to quality health care for the Black, LatinX, immigrant, and other communities of color. Our vision is to […]

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