Magic Valley Groups Honored with Community Health Grants
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX)- Magic Valley groups dedicated to a healthier community have a little more money to carry out their mission thanks to St. Luke's Community Health Improvement Fund. The health group hosted a luncheon honoring the recipients of $267,000 in grants on Thursday. The fund helps support financially organizations who share the goal of improving the health of people in the region. The fund was started by Magic Valley Regional Medical Center in 1998. Since 2006 the fund has given out more than $2.2 million to groups in the Magic Valley.
Here is a list of those who received money:
Boys and Girls Clubs of Magic Valley
Community Council of Idaho
Crisis Center of Magic Valley
CSI Head Start/Early Head Start
CSI Refugee Program
CSI Office on Aging Senior Corps Senior Companion Program
Family Health Services Corporation, Gooding Volunteer Group, Helping Hearts and Hands, Inc.
Hospice Visions, Inc.
I.B. Perrine Elementary School
Idaho Food Bank
Interlink Volunteer Caregivers, Inc.
Jerome Interfaith Association
Jerome Recreation District
Jerome Senior Center
Jubilee House, Inc.
Kids Count Too, Inc.
Living Independence Network Corporation
Magic Valley Rehabilitation Services
Oregon Trail Elementary
Rising Stars Therapeutic Riding Center
South Central Public Health District
St. Jerome Food Ministry: Jerome Community Kitchen
Stanton Healthcare Magic Valley
Twin Falls County Safe House/Youth Group Home
Twin Falls County Treatment and Recovery Clinic
Twin Falls Senior Citizens’ Federation, Inc.
The Wellness Tree Community Clinic
West End Senior Center.