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11/6/2018 3:35pm
HealthSpark Foundation is currently looking for a Controller. This position will be charged with managing the day-to-day fiscal operations of HealthSpark Foundation and its subsidiary, 2506 LLC. This key individual supports the president, two boards and staff managing and overseeing all financial and related activities. 
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10/1/2018 2:31pm
On September 6, 2018, HealthSpark Foundation welcomed nearly 200 people to Normandy Farm Conference Center for a Community of Practice meeting. This was the third such meeting, following other convenings in March and June. Community of Practice meetings have been an important component in Phase 1 of the foundation's Safety Net Resiliency Initiative - a 10-year effort to strengthen the county's safety net system.
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9/19/2018 11:18am
Innovation Lab Grants As part of its Safety Net Resiliency Initiative, HealthSpark Foundation will soon begin accepting grant applications for pilot projects through its Innovation Lab. Innovation Lab Goals The Innovation Lab seeks to advance community learning and includes two short-term goals:
Press Release
7/3/2018 10:50am
July 3, 2018 – For Immediate Release Colmar, PA – The HealthSpark Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce the election of the following officers and one new member: Chinwe Onyekere, Chair Warren Hilton, Vice Nicholas Bucci, Treasurer Joel Johnson, Secretary Brian O'Leary, New Board Member  
News Story
6/27/2018 8:35am
POTTSTOWN >> U.S. Sen. Bob Casey stopped by a Pottstown food bank Monday on his way to cast his vote on a farm bill package that could cut the food stamp benefits on which so many of those using the food bank depend.
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6/26/2018 1:16pm
Philabundance recently created two toolkits for food pantries and other organizations in the emergency food system:  advocacy and volunteer management.
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6/14/2018 10:14am
“If we can figure out how to solve homelessness for a young, black trans woman, we can solve it for everyone else.”   Jeff Olivet, a nationally recognized expert in homelessness, behavioral and public health and senior advisor to the Center for Social Innovation delivered the above quote at the 6th annual Your Way Home Summit held on June 8, 2018.
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6/11/2018 3:04pm
Four Design Teams, six big ideas and an audience of nearly 200 people...  HealthSpark Foundation hosted its second Community of Practice meeting on Monday, June 4th in Blue Bell as part of its Safety Net Resiliency Initiative. 
6/8/2018 1:56pm
On May 18th, over 80 people gathered for a day of conversation, learning and sharing in the 4th annual conference for emergency food providers in Montgomery County. The theme of this year's conference was "Better Together," a rallying cry several speakers asked attendees to repeat throughout the day.
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4/11/2018 9:14am
HealthSpark Foundation is proud to announce that its Vice President of Administration Jennifer Pedroni has been elected as Board President for Philanthropy Network Greater Philadephia!
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