CHICAGO, IL. – Friday, May 17, 2013 – VNA was awarded Juvenile Protective Association’s Jane Addams Community Partner Award at the JPA Signature Spring Benefit.
VNA Foundation is a grantmaking foundation serving the Chicago metropolitan area. We provide financial support to nonprofit organizations that offer home- and community-based healthcare to the medically underserved.
Our focus has been unwavering for the past 100 years: helping the men, women and children of Chicago who lack access to basic health services.
April brought many changes in healthcare reform implementation in Illinois. In addition to new information on the Navigator and In Person Assistance programs, the website includes a long list of upcoming healthcare reform events and webinars. To stay updated visit http://illinoishealthmatters.org/
For many years the VNA Foundation has supported the Chicago Schweitzer Fellows Program, through which graduate health professions students design and implement projects to help underserved Chicago communities. We are proud to share the special recognition awarded to two fellows from the 2013 fellowship class: Melody Cibock – Read excerpts from Melody’s nomination Emilee Lamorena