Welcome to the website of the Sisters Health Foundation. Our mission is to promote healthy and sustainable communities by providing resources, strengthening collaborative relationships, and supporting initiatives that impact people in the Mid-Ohio Valley. We invite you to explore our website and Facebook page!
Arlene Borkowski, Board President Renee Steffen, Executive Director
We recognize the efforts of Rural Action for Fruits and Veggies -- More Matters Month. Their Country Fresh Stops: Farm to School program distributed fresh produce prepared by culinary students to partner school districts. This project increased the access to local produce in food desert regions of Southeast Ohio as well as WVU-P and Camden Clark. ... See MoreSee Less
To observe National Suicide Prevention Week, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention West Virginia's 10th annual Mid-Ohio Valley Out of the Darkness Walk is on Saturday, September 23 at Parkersburg City Park from 10:30 am to 12 pm. Registration starts at 8:30 am. For more information, email email@example.com. ... See MoreSee Less
The regional forum on Closing Health Gaps in Southeast Ohio presented by the Health Policy Institute of Ohio brought over 100 people from across the state to learn about how health inequities and health disparities can be addressed and reduced with evidence-based strategies. Thank you, HPIO, for bringing focus to health improvement needs in this region! ... See MoreSee Less
The MOV Health Department was chosen to participate in the Your Path to Our Health initiative sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. A series of 12 videos, this initiative focuses on the positive impacts to underrepresented communities. The following video centers on Community Baby Showers in Ritchie County, one of the six counties served by the MOVHD. Thank you, MOVHD, for all the good work that you do! ... See MoreSee Less