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<b>Find Your Cause with SHARE Charlotte</b>

It’s December … yes, the month when we all feel like crazed lunatics … but also the time of year we pause to consider our year-end giving options. Feeling paralyzed by all the organizations that reach out to you during the …

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<b>The CMS Innovation Center</b>

This month we’re highlighting one of our favorite federal funders, The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), which was created by section 1115A of the Social Security Act (as added by section 3021 of the Affordable Care Act). Congress …

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<b>HRSA Grant Award in Action!</b>

This month we’re highlighting the “good” work of one of our client’s awards in action. In 2014, Community Health Network received a $1.5 million cooperative agreement funded by HRSA’s Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) mechanism. With the triple …

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<b>Childhood Cancer Awareness</b>

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness month…not an easy or feel-good topic, right? Well, that is precisely why we want to talk about it! Maybe you’ve even seen the “Be Bold Go Gold” hashtags (#beboldgogold) around this month and wondered why …

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<b>Integrative Medicine</b>

While Western medicine in the United States largely devoted itself to developing new pharmaceuticals and technologies to heal and cure patients throughout the latter part of the 20th century, the 21st century is seeing a significant rebirth of alternative and …

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<b>American Public Health Association</b>

In its aim to champion the health of all people and all communities, the American Public Health Association (APHA) has kicked off its annual Congressional recess Public Health ACTion (PHACT) campaign. PHACT’s goal is to raise our voices together to educate …

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<b>Doing Good: SCOTUS</b>

With a soft spot for health care reform, we sidelined our plans to promote Men’s Health Month to instead promote another historic decision by the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) in favor of the Patient Protection and Affordable …

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<b>Doing Good: Riggs Community Health Center</b>

We’re grateful to partner with the Riggs Community Health Center—a federally qualified health center (FQHC) in Lafayette, Indiana—in their pursuit of federal funding to expand program offerings and capacity to serve additional patients in underserved areas.  Riggs CHC has been …

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<b>Doing Good: Community Blood Center of the Carolinas</b>

Here’s an astounding fact…someone in the United States is in need of blood every two seconds. However, less than 10 percent of the population who is eligible to donate blood actually does so. That unfortunate reality is no different in …

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<b>Doing Good: AmeriCorps</b>

We’re certain you’ve heard of AmeriCorps and it probably brings to mind good people doing good things – but what exactly is the AmeriCorps program? Founded in 1994, AmeriCorps’ efforts are anchored in six key areas: disaster services, economic opportunity, …

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