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Anonymous Donor Enables Pre-K Nutrition Program
Pottstown’s youngest learners are starting each day ready to tackle new challenges thanks to the dedication of Montgomery County Family Services’ staff and a $50,000 donation from a former Foundation…
Foundation Awards $1.2 Million in Grants
The Foundation has awarded $1,220,000 to 34 projects and programs in the Pottstown Area.
Help Support Those Affected by Pottstown House Explosion
TriCounty Community Network, in cooperation with Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation, is collecting community donations to help those affected by the house explosion on Thursday, May 26. Donations may…
Pottstown Community Survey Relies on Resident Voices
The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation is funding a community health needs assessment underway now through May to better understand the health and well-being of Pottstown residents. Thousands of…
Fall 2021 Grant Round
The Fall 2021 grant round marked the implementation of the Foundation’s new Results Framework. In implementing the framework, our goal is to hold true to our over arching funding principle–to…
Mini-Grant Program Supports Pottstown Regional Parks
The Pottstown Metropolitan Regional Planning Committee (PMRPC), with funding support from the Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation (PAHWF) and the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), is…
PAHWF Awards $1,451,405 to Community Organizations
The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation awarded $1,451,405 to 33 nonprofits, schools, and municipalities during the spring 2021 grant round. Grants were divided among five program areas: Healthy Behaviors-Schools,…
COVID-19 and Routine Vaccinations: What Parents Need to Know
Resources for a Healthy Return to School Unsure of where to start with getting routine vaccinations on track? Your primary care provider and school district nurse are great resources for…
Pottstown Area Schools Awarded Over $13,000 through Checklist Challenge
The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation awarded over $13,152 to Pottstown Area schools as part of the MUSC Boeing Center for Children’s Wellness (BCCW) School-Based Wellness Initiative. This year’s…
Results Framework Launch Session
The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation’s purpose is to help residents improve their health and well-being every day. One of the primary ways we aim to achieve our purpose…