The Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville and the Rocky Community Improvement Fund are pleased to announce their 2014 fall grant cycle funding partnership to support local programs in Nelsonville and surrounding areas addressing important educational, health, social service, housing, and community development needs.
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 Foundations are pleased to announce the appointment of Susan Beaudry to the position of Director of Programs.
New grants were recently announced through funding partnerships between the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville, the Athens Foundation and the Rocky Community Improvement Fund (RCIF). In partnership with the Athens Foundation, 25 local nonprofit organizations received funding for projects designed to positively impact the health and quality of life for residents in Athens County. In collaboration with the RCIF, funding was approved for 14 organizations working to improve the quality of life for vulnerable populations in southeastern Ohio.
In 2013, the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville (the Foundation) and the Alcohol, Drug Addiction, and Mental Health Services Board (317 Board) launched a funding partnership to support the integration of behavioral health and primary care services for vulnerable populations in Athens, Hocking and Vinton counties in Ohio. The partnership recently announced new funding approvals to support additional integration projects in the region.