Welcome to the website of the Sisters Health Foundation. Our mission is to promote healthy and sustainable communities by providing resources, strengthening collaborative relationships, and supporting initiatives that impact people in the Mid-Ohio Valley. We invite you to explore our website and Facebook page!
Arlene Borkowski, Board President Renee Steffen, Executive Director
Community Resources, Inc. in Parkersburg provided 57 home childcare providers with raised garden kits. The Home Day Care Project engaged children in healthy, fresh food access through building a vegetable and fruit garden. Children were excited to see the fruits of their labor: "I can't wait to plant more tomatoes." "I love strawberries and seeing them grow."
Ohio University's Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine has provided free clinic support to those who struggle with inadequate health care in Southeast Ohio. The program's reach has expanded to rural, migrant and Amish communities. Congratulations on your continued success! ... See MoreSee Less
The Athens City-County Health Department successfully implemented a home blood pressure monitor lending program in both Athens and Washington Counties. This program not only increased physical activity and weight loss, but it also reduced risk factors for diabetes. Congratulations on your success! ... See MoreSee Less
We are excited for National Church Residences' success in improving access to non-medical appointments for our most vulnerable individuals in Washington County, Ohio. With this available transportation service, residents are able to improve their health and well being and maintain their independence. Congratulations! ... See MoreSee Less
We are happy to see the great impact The Children's Listening Place, Inc. has made in creating a safe, supportive environment for at-risk and abused children in Wood, Ritchie and Pleasants counties. Congratulations on your success! ... See MoreSee Less