Blog Posts2019-09-11T18:59:24+00:00

Stay Healthy during the Big Football Game

Stay Healthy during the Big Football Game Keep your head in the game with these healthy options for your big game party. Huddle up with your favorite fans and enjoy these delicious, healthy alternatives to traditional game day snacks, courtesy of our nonprofit partners: American Diabetes Association’s scrumptious Bell Pepper Poppers American Cancer Society’s hearty Sideline [...]

January 31, 2020|

It’s Time to Change how we talk about Disorders of Addiction, Treatment, and Recovery

By: Dr. Frank James; It’s Time to Change how we talk about Disorders of Addiction, Treatment, and Recovery - Word choice may be the best strategy to reduce the stigma associated with those suffering from disorders of addiction. Have you ever called someone a drunk? An alcoholic? A drug user? A druggie? An addict? Or [...]

January 17, 2020|

8 Ways to Give Back On #GivingTuesday and Year-Round

8 Ways to Give Back On #GivingTuesday and Year-Round For #GivingTuesday and throughout the giving season, you can give back in more ways than just money.  Here are 8 ways to give back: Volunteer your time. Our volunteer locator tool helps you find opportunities by zip code or keyword or use our volunteer on the spot guide for [...]

December 2, 2019|

A Mom’s Realization About Social Determinants of Health

By: Romana Rolniak,Walmart Inc;  A Mom’s Realization About Social Determinants of Health You know those idyllic moms on Facebook and Instagram who seem to always have it together? You see pictures show up with their kids nicely dressed at all times, every hair perfectly in place with an immaculate house, perfectly decorated in the background?   [...]

October 18, 2019|

Leading Nonprofits Attend Inaugural CFC Summit

Leading Nonprofits Attend Inaugural CFC Summit Recently, top nonprofit leaders from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, American Red Cross, American Cancer Society, Habitat for Humanity, ACLU, Alzheimer’s Association, Wounded Warrior Project, ASPCA, JDRF, Catholic Relief Services, and United Way Worldwide gathered at Community Health Charities for our inaugural CFC Summit. This invitation-only event leveraged the collective expertise [...]

August 21, 2019|

Building a Healthier Workforce

Building a Healthier Workforce During our daily commute to work or school, most of us take for granted the numerous healthy resources – hospitals, urgent care facilities, doctors’ offices, dentist’s offices, mental health professionals, grocery stores, produce stands and farmer’s markets, parks and playgrounds, safe neighborhoods and schools – that we have access [...]

July 22, 2019|

PwC hosts CHC’s Future of Workforce and Community Health Event in NYC

PwC hosts CHC’s Future of Workforce and Community Health Event in NYC Community Health Charities recently held its second invitation-only health convening in New York City, hosted by PwC. This breakfast brought together leading companies and organizations to discuss social determinants of health – factors such as inequity or lack of access that impact health – and [...]

June 24, 2019|

Regardless of Color, Skin Cancer Can Happen to You

Regardless of Color, Skin Cancer Can Happen to You Protect yourself against the most common form of cancer with these tips What do Hugh Jackman, Diane Keaton, Anderson Cooper, Ewan McGregor, Khloe Kardashian, and Hall of Fame quarterback Bob Griese have in common? The surprising answer is skin cancer. Skin cancer is the most [...]

June 19, 2019|

Honor America’s Heroes this Memorial Day

Honor America’s Heroes this Memorial Day This Memorial Day, Community Health Charities honors and remembers the men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice by defending our country. DID YOU KNOW: Veterans are 5 times more likely to commit suicide than nonveterans Nearly 1 in 4 active military show signs of a mental health condition Veterans account for approximately seven [...]

May 24, 2019|

How Will You Celebrate Mother’s Day?

How Will You Celebrate Mother’s Day? Did you know approximately 122 million calls are made on Mother’s Day – more than any other day of the year? May 12 will be here sooner than you know it, how will you celebrate and show appreciation to the woman who gave you life? Traditionally, most families would either buy their [...]

May 7, 2019|