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All for the Kids

In spite of gray skies and possible rain, the Enfield community pulled together on Saturday to put up their new KaBoom! playground at Meyer Park on Bell Street. Things didn’t start out so well, with only about 25 volunteers showing up at the beginning of the event, known as KaBoom! Build Day, according to Jehan Benton-Clark of the Kate B. Reynolds Foundation.

Halifax County’s Integrated Care Model to Be Replicated in Community Health Centers Across North Carolina

With support from the Trust, Rural Health Group, Inc., will replicate its Halifax County integrated care model—providing coordinated behavioral and primary care health services to patients in one location—in 10 additional community health centers across the state. The $495,000 grant for an “Integrated Care University” is part of the Kate B.

Trust Funds New Walking Trail in Beaufort County as Part of Healthy Places NC

The Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust announced it will fund an interactive walking trail at Beaufort County Community College as part of Healthy Places North Carolina, a long-term Trust initiative announced in 2012 to improve health and health care in rural, financially disadvantaged North Carolina counties. Beaufort County is one of four counties the Trust has invited to participate in Healthy Places NC.