Battle of the Organs

It’s not very often that someone contacts a non-profit and says, “I want to raise money for you. I have a fundraiser idea, and I want to give all the proceeds to your organization.” So imagine our surprise when Gladys Brown Turnbough called our Director of Development, Brad Brunz, to say exactly that. Fundraising from […]


Celebrate Black History Month

Here, there are lots of local events that celebrate our diverse communities. During February, our nation celebrates the achievements by black Americans and recognizes their key roles in our country’s history. Here are a few Black History Month events that may pique your interest. Health Fair – The Center for African American Health The Center […]


Get Moving with these 3 Outdoor Activities

We’ve been pretty lucky this winter, it hasn’t been nearly as harsh as the last couple of winters… so far. It does look like the trend is supposed to continue into February (but we know how predictable the weather can be around here). Even if February doesn’t end up as nice as it’s shaping up […]


What You Need to Know about the New FDA Guidelines for Food

Just a few months ago, a new report came out saying red meat can cause cancer. Now, in the Food and Drug Administration’s(FDA) newest guidelines, updated every five years, has said red meat is actually okay. It can be hard to keep up with constantly evolving science regarding our foods. Here’s what you need to know […]


A Family Checkup that will Save You Time and Money

How would you like to have your entire family get a health checkup all together? With 9Health Fair, you can do just that. Making Healthcare a Family Affair Our 2016 spring 9Health Fair season is just around the corner. Find a fair near you, register and put it on the family calendar. “New this year […]