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St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation Is Currently Accepting Grant Applications for 2022-2023 Grant Cycle  
St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation Is Currently Accepting Grant Applications for 2022-2023 Grant Cycle  
  St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation Is Currently Accepting Grant Applications for 2022-2023 Grant Cycle   The deadline is Monday, August 15, 2022. “The amount distributed has increased significantly with the Twice Blessed Grant Program participation.  Last year more than $1.5 million was distributed to applicant organizations.” Shelly Weppler, Foundation President. Applicants can apply online using the Foundation’s grant application portal located on the Foundation’s website at sjchfnd.com on the grants page and must be a designated 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization or a government agency.  Groups without nonprofit or government status may work with a fiscal sponsor. Applicants needing assistance can…
SJCHF Announces New Addition to Team
SJCHF Announces New Addition to Team
St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation is proud to present our newest team member, Victoria Conner as our Executive Administrative Assistant – Operations Specialist. Victoria is originally from Washington, DC where she studied art and education at Catholic University. During her undergraduate studies, she student taught for two years at Head Start in Anacostia Southeast DC and obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in graphic design with a concentration in photography. Her work experiences include work as a freelance photographer and marketing consultant in the Rehoboth Beach/Washington DC Area and most recently was employed with the Domestic Violence Crisis Center in…
St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation’s Twice Blessed Results Reach $1,654,887.63
St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation’s Twice Blessed Results Reach $1,654,887.63
St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation shared results and distributed checks from the 5th Annual Twice Blessed Program. The Twice Blessed program is a matching gift program to double contributions given between November 15 – December 31 to pre-determined grant approved organizations. Checks totaling $1,385,569.29 were distributed for projects that impact the mental, physical, spiritual and/or emotional well-being of people in the counties of Bottineau, Burke, McHenry, McLean, Mountrail, Pierce, Renville, Rolette, Sheridan, Ward and Wells. Another $269,318.34 was donated to a variety of Agency Endowments within the Foundation with 5 new endowments created by donors for the following organizations: Minot…
St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation Announces 2021 “Twice Blessed” Program
St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation Announces 2021 “Twice Blessed” Program
Minot, N.D. – St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation announced its 2021 “Twice Blessed” program, a matching grant program that will double contributions made, up to a combined maximum match total of $455,000, made to 81 area agencies and non-profit organizations between Nov. 15 and Dec. 31, 2021. “The Twice Blessed program provides an opportunity for charitable giving in north-central North Dakota,” said Shelly C. Weppler, SJCHF president. “Donors interested in improving the health and well-being of area residents can go to one website – twiceblessednd.com – to learn about the mission and goals of each of the organizations participating in…
St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation Grants reach $9.7 million in gifts to communities
St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation Grants reach $9.7 million in gifts to communities
Grants totaling $107,000.00 were given to support a wide variety of area projects at the regional Grant Luncheon. Grants provided to organizations are for projects that impact the mental, physical, spiritual and/or emotional well-being of people in the counties of Bottineau, Burke, McHenry, McLean, Mountrail, Pierce, Renville, Rolette, Sheridan, Ward and Wells.  Preparing for on site healthcare, added thrift store for community resource center and food pantry, parenting and child support programs,  meals and transportation for seniors, art therapy for counseled veterans, holistic program awareness, nutrition services for seniors, automatic external defibrillators, replace fire equipment at Glenburn fire station, upgrade grass…
SJCHF Announces New Board Members and Officers for 2021-2022.
SJCHF Announces New Board Members and Officers for 2021-2022.
(From left to right: Diane Lautt, Alisa Dahl, and Shelly Weppler.) SJCHF Announces New Board Members and Officers for 2021-2022. St. Joseph’s Community Health Foundation announces the election of officers and new board members appointed at the annual board meeting held on June 24. Officers are Board Chairman, Rick Beall, Minot, CEO, People’s State Bank; Vice-Chair, Jane Hirst, Minot, retired dietician; Treasurer, Randy Hauck, Velva, General Manager, Verendrye Electric; and Secretary, JoAnn Linrud, Bottineau, retired university administrator. Newly appointed Board members are Jill Fuller, Garrison, retired hospital CEO; Jim English, investment representative, Harvey; and David “Doc” Brien, Rolla, consultant and Director…