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14May

Scholarships awarded from Marjorie Farabaugh Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Fund

By |May 14th, 2019|Categories: Stories|Comments Off on Scholarships awarded from Marjorie Farabaugh Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Fund

1889 Foundation is proud of the 2019 recipients of the Marjorie Farabaugh Nurse Practitioner Scholarships! The scholarship fund is named for Marjorie Farabaugh, the region's first family nurse practitioner. A Carrolltown native who spent much

2Apr

Please respond to the Community Health Needs Assessment survey!

By |April 2nd, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on Please respond to the Community Health Needs Assessment survey!

Conemaugh Health System, The United Way of the Laurel Highlands, and 1889 Foundation have recently launched a comprehensive Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) for Cambria and Somerset counties, which will provide a rich foundation for

19Feb

1889 Foundation and PRAA invite applications for the Creative Health Impact Grant Awards

By |February 19th, 2019|Categories: PRAA|Comments Off on 1889 Foundation and PRAA invite applications for the Creative Health Impact Grant Awards

1889 Foundation and Pennsylvania Rural Arts Alliance are now accepting applications for the Creative Health Impact Grant (CHIG) Awards for the 2019-2020 funding year! CHIG Awards support effective arts projects and programs related to

24Jan

Save these dates in 2019!

By |January 24th, 2019|Categories: Events|Comments Off on Save these dates in 2019!

We hope everyone's new year has gotten off to a great start! There's a lot to look forward to on our calendar already -- please plan to join us for these important 2019 events: July

31Dec

Holy Name School holds fundraiser for breast cancer

By |December 31st, 2018|Categories: Stories|Comments Off on Holy Name School holds fundraiser for breast cancer

This fall, Holy Name School of Ebensburg held a fundraiser to benefit breast cancer programs funded by 1889 Foundation. The kids sold T-shirts like the ones they're wearing in the photo above, and raised more

13Dec

Cambria County Drug Coalition holds report-out

By |December 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Cambria County Drug Coalition holds report-out

On Nov. 29, the Cambria County Drug Coalition held a report-out to share statistics and other information related to the organization's ongoing work to reduce the impact of drug use in our community. Ronna Yablonski

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