The Appalachia Funders Network (AFN), a national network of public and private grant-makers that focuses on the central Appalachian region, will host its 5th Gathering of funders and community leaders April 1 – 3, 2014 in Athens, Ohio. Read more about the AFN
and the Gathering
The Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville and the Rocky Community Improvement Fund (RCIF) recently hosted a funding award ceremony
for thirteen grant recipients in the Nelsonville area.
Welcome to the Osteopathic Heritage Foundations
The Osteopathic Heritage Foundation and the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville (the Foundations) support community health and quality of life programs in central and southeastern Ohio as well as advance, on a local and national scope, osteopathic medical care, medical research and osteopathic medical education. Since 1999, the Foundations have approved over $219 million in awards designed to improve the health and quality of life for vulnerable populations and advance osteopathic medical care.
In the News
The Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville (the Foundation) and the Rocky Community Improvement Fund (RCIF) are pleased to announce a second year of partnership to support needed services for low-income, vulnerable populations in Nelsonville and surrounding communities.
Through this Request for Proposal process, the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville will allocate up to $300,000 to increase access to and quality of existing health and social services and programs for vulnerable populations in three (3) Ohio counties: Jackson, Meigs and Vinton. View the RFP.
Endowed research chairs, endowment scholars and select principle investigators from throughout the nation attended the fifth Research and Education Conclave hosted by the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation. The purpose of the Conclave is to highlight Foundation-supported research and to foster collaboration among researchers. The event is summarized in the 2013 Conclave Report.