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Highmark Foundation Awards $1.9 Million to Improve Access to Oral Health and Dental Care for Underserved Populations in Pennsylvania
Date:2/3/2009

RFP, is to support new and replicable programs that deliver comprehensive population-based preventive oral health strategies for disparate populations.

The following organizations received grants from the Highmark Foundation to improve coordination and build capacity, expand services through regional collaboration or expand or improve existing dental equipment.


    Allegheny County

    Allegheny County Health Department                     $61,000
    Allegheny Valley School                                $40,000
    East Liberty Family Health Care Center                $147,500
    F.O.R. Sto-Rox                                         $56,500
    Passavant Memorial Homes Foundation                    $75,000
    University of Pittsburgh School of Dental
     Medicine                                             $200,000

    Crawford County

    Titusville Area Hospital                              $100,000
    Valley Dental Clinic                                   $57,000

    Cumberland County

    Sadler Health Center                                  $100,000

    Dauphin County

    Hamilton Health Center                                $100,000
    Harrisburg Area Community College Foundation           $50,000

    Greene County

    Cornerstone Care                                      $125,000

    Lancaster County

    Welsh Mountain Medical and Dental Center              $113,718

    Lehigh County

    Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network              $75,000
    Sacred Heart Hospital Foundation                       $56,566

    Mercer County

    Primary Health Network                                 $50,000

    Northampton County

    St. Luke's Hospital and Health Network                $100,000

    Schuylkill County

    Schuylkill Medical Center                             $115,000

    Warren County

    Warren General Hospital                        
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