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Avera eCARE eEmergency Wins National Rural Health Award

Project Links Rural Emergency Rooms with Medical Specialists

The Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust announced the winner of the 2016 Innovations in Rural Health Award at Campbell University October 28th. The Trust awarded Avera eCARE eEmergency (Sioux Falls, South Dakota) the New Rural Award, as well as $25,000 to continue its innovative work to improve the health and lives of those living in rural South Dakota and surrounding areas of Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, Nebraska and additional locations to include a total of 12 states. 

Finalists Announced for 2016 National Rural Health Award

Trust honors innovations from sites in Minnesota, North Carolina, South Dakota

The Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust today announced three finalists for the 2016 Innovations in Rural Health Award: Avera eCARE eEmergency (Sioux Falls, South Dakota); Northern Dental Access Center (Bemidji, Minnesota); and The Free Clinics: Bridges to Health program (Hendersonville, North Carolina).

Governor Proclaims September as PACE Month in North Carolina

The Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust congratulates the North Carolina PACE (Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) Association for their work assisting the state’s elderly as Governor Pat McCrory proclaims that September be recognized as PACE Month in North Carolina. The Trust’s involvement with PACE dates back to 2006 and continues today as the Trust seeks to make strategic investments that will improve the design and delivery of behavioral health services to older North Carolinians, especially in rural areas of the state.

Poor and Needy Division Funding Announcement

We are pleased to announce our grants process for the August 9, 2016, grant application deadline. The Poor and Needy Division’s financial and human resources continue to be committed to improving the quality of life and health of financially disadvantaged individuals in Forsyth County, North Carolina. We encourage grant applications from local organizations, as well as organizations located outside of Forsyth County, that work to serve financially disadvantaged Forsyth County residents.

Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust Announces Dr. Laura Gerald as New President

The Trust announced today that Dr. Laura Gerald will serve as president of the statewide foundation committed to improving the health and quality of life of financially disadvantaged North Carolinians. Dr. Gerald currently serves as market medical director for Evolent Health in Raleigh and formerly served as the North Carolina state health director. A pediatrician who was born and raised in rural North Carolina, Dr.


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