By Submitted Story on August 24, 2018
The Outer Banks Hospital has announced the recipients of the 2018-2019 Community Benefit Grant Program.
Grants are awarded for projects that will significantly increase access to healthcare in our community for nearly 4,200 individuals in need.
The grants total $125,000.
Recipients of the grants, along with the services they provide, are listed below:
Funds are provided by Vidant Health, with support from Chesapeake Regional Healthcare and The Outer Banks Hospital’s Development Council. Since 2006, The Outer Banks Hospital has granted more than $1.4 million to organizations. More than $1.1 million of those funds has come from Vidant Health.
Pictured above (left to right) are Kahla Hall, Vidant Health Foundation; Richard Bruce, chair, Community Benefit Grants Committee; Jean Freeman, Interfaith Community Outreach; Elisabeth Silverthorne, Beach Food Pantry; Tami Montiel, Community Care Clinic of Dare; Beverly Paul, Hyde County Non-Profit Private Transportation Corporation; Jenniffer Albanese, Interfaith Community Outreach; Debbie Dutton, Dare County Health Department; Kristin Young, NC MedAssist, and Jennifer Schwartzenberg, The Outer Banks Hospital.