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The 1889 Foundation supports innovative programs and initiatives that improve and transform the overall health and wellness of our region.


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Chef Auction is coming up!

The 9th Annual Chef's Auction is coming up on October 12, 2016 at the Pasquerilla Conference Center! It's sure to be a fantastic evening, with tastings from a wide

1889 Foundation supports students in healthcare fields through scholarships

The 1889 Foundation has a variety of scholarship funds that were established to support students pursuing a career in healthcare. In 2016, we were proud to present more

Job Posting: Executive Director, 1889 Foundation-Jefferson Center for Population Health

The Jefferson College of Population Health (JCPH) at Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) seeks an energetic and innovative individual with expertise in population health to serve as the inaugural

“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.”

Mother Theresa

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