Wilson Community Developments & Health News

As part of our commitment to improving the health and wellness of our community, Healthcare Foundation of Wilson gathers the most relevant and recent health news to share with Wilson community members. Check out our newsfeed below for medical news updates, trending health topics and community-impacting announcements.

Summit Provides Data for Community Health Needs Assessment

A local community health summit was hosted in late August to collect data needed for the 2022 Wilson Community Health Needs Assessment, […]

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Community Celebrates Wilson Changemakers and 2022 Grant Recipients

Healthcare Foundation of Wilson announced the 2022 responsive grant recipients over the summer with celebratory check presentations and the installation of banners to celebrate Changemakers of […]

Healthcare Foundation of Wilson Announces 14 Responsive Grant Awards

WILSON, N.C. (July 11, 2022) – Healthcare Foundation of Wilson announces 14 grant awards totaling $482,500 to support community projects that focus […]

Coming Soon! Future Home of Wilson’s New Middle School Afterschool Program Emerges Downtown

Excitement is building as construction progresses on the Foundation YMCA building –the future home of an innovative afterschool program for middle school […]

Sitting Still in Class is Overrated at The SPOT

Kids at The SPOT might not be sitting still much in class, and that’s actually by design. “We want students to move […]

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Recognized by NC School Boards Association

Wilson County Schools Board of Education received an Award for Excellence in Educational Programs from the North Carolina School Boards Association for […]

2021 Responsive Grant Awards

Healthcare Foundation of Wilson Surpasses $36 Million in Total Funding

Thirteen New Responsive Grants Awarded for the Greater Wilson Community WILSON, N.C. (July 12, 2021) – With the recent approval of 13 new […]

Third WASH clinic opens at Hunt High School

The third Wilson Area School-Based Health Clinic (WASH) opened at Hunt High School in early May 2021.  Healthcare Foundation of Wilson has […]

After School Construction Program Launched for Middle School Youth

Balfour Beatty, in joint venture with Holt Brothers, is partnering with Healthcare Foundation of Wilson and the Wilson Family YMCA to create […]