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2021 Gala Ten Years and Counting

Cook County Health Foundation is committed to making good health possible for all in Cook County. It partners with Cook…

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Food Is Medicine

While many of us take having good, fresh food for granted, it is a luxury for one in four children…

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Happy Holidays!

Wishing all of you a peaceful, happy, and healthy holiday! While we may not be able to celebrate the way…

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Gratitude

The second surge of COVID-19 puts a pall on our holiday celebrations, means ever more restrictions in our daily lives,…

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Coping During COVID-19

In March of this year our lives were turned upside down. One day we were sending our children to school,…

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Foundation Funds at Work

The Foundation has supported many COVID-19 related projects at Cook County Health from providing meals to staff stretched to their…

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Seeking a Better Future

To date, more than 2,500 asylum seekers have arrived on buses from Texas, not knowing where they were being sent…

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Don’t Skip Preventative Care During COVID-19!

Don’t Skip Preventative Care During COVID-19! Even though our health focus over the past four months has been the Coronavirus,…

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Mothers: Unsung Heroes Everyday

Most of us have fond memories of our mothers and grandmothers – special milestones, times when they really helped us…

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Moving from inequity to equity

The cruel and unjust death of George Floyd in Minneapolis has led to massive peaceful protests, looting, and violence in…