The Buhl Regional Health Foundation is offering a 4-week grant workshop series, taught by Jennifer Barborak, UPMC Horizon Community Health Foundation. The series will focus on the basics of grant writing and specifics to the Buhl Regional Health Foundation application process for non-profit organizations who plan to apply for funding to address community health and wellbeing within the next 12 months. Dates:   April 9, 2019 April 16, 2019 April 23, 2019 April 30, 2019 Time:  10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Topics: Grant Seeking and Identifying Priorities Pieces of the Grant Putting it All Together After the Proposal The sessions will be held at the BRHFRead More →

  Buhl Regional Health Foundation Awards the Fall 2018 Grant Cycle Grants Nine community non-profit agencies received grants Tuesday, October 2, 2018, totaling $260,000 from Buhl Regional Health Foundation. The agencies will use the grants for mental and physical health or health-related programs in the Foundation’s service area. A brief meeting was held to distribute the grant awards and congratulate the agency leaders and grant writers who worked to request the funds for their organizations. Agencies, their programs, and grant awards are: —Buhl Community Recreation Center, Buhl Child Development Center: $20,000 —Community Food Warehouse, The Backpack Program: $60,000 —Mercer County Coalition for Drug Awareness, VisualRead More →

Buhl Regional Health Foundation to host fall forum focusing on Opioid Crisis September 25, 2018- Buhl Regional Health Foundation announced they will host their 3rd Annual Fall Forum, this year the focus will be on the opioid crisis. The forum, Working Together to Battle Addiction, will be held Friday, November 2nd from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Hope Center for Arts and Technology, Inc., 115 Anson Way, Sharon. The daylong event will bring together experts from the community to discuss the fight against the opioid crisis in the greater Sharon regional area. Topics for this year’s forum include an Overview of the Opioid Epidemic,Read More →

*DEADLINE TO REGISTER FOR FORUM EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 25, 2018* Buhl Regional Health Foundation 2018 Fall Forum Working Together to Battle Addiction Friday, November 2, 2018 8:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. HopeCAT 115 Anson Way Sharon, PA Buhl Regional Health Foundation invites community organizations and leaders to join us for a free day-long forum focusing on the fight against the opioid crisis in the greater Sharon regional area. Please mark your calendars and plan to join your colleagues from around the region. Topics for the day include an Overview of the Opioid Epidemic, How Addiction Changes Your Brain, Impacts to Family and Children, and a panelRead More →

June 15, 2018- Dr. Gallagher, a physician, Cheryl Pebbles, Grove City Medical Center’s trauma coordinator/registered nurse and Donna Anderson, volunteer at Grove City Medical Center, were recently honored with the Buhl Regional Health Foundation’s National Hospital Week award. The recipients each received $3,000 to be donated to their charity of choice: Dr. Gallagher chose the ROAR Center in Sharon, PA a newly formed organization helping with the opioid crisis and addiction, Pebbles selected Grove City Relay for Life in honor of her sister-in-law who lost her life to breast cancer, and Anderson’s gift will go to Young Life West-Penn, a Christian youth group to whichRead More →

Buhl Regional Health Foundation (BRHF) announces the third Grant Cycle beginning on June 11, 2018. Applicants that meet eligibility requirements can submit a Letter of Inquiry by July 6, 2018 via Buhl Regional Health Foundation’s online grant application. The Buhl Regional Health Foundation Online Grant Portal allows the BRHF staff, Grants Committee, and Board of Directors, who are responsible for recommending and approving grants for funding, a controlled and structured tool that will assist in guiding them through the grant review cycle timeline. Details about how to apply, an instructional video, and the link to log-in to the Grant Portal are available on the BRHFRead More →