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Established in 2005, Green Tree Community Health Foundation, a not-for-profit public charity, is a community health advocate, whose purpose is to improve the health of Northwest Philadelphia and Eastern Montgomery County. The Foundation does so by identifying areas of vulnerability and partnering with organizations whose work addresses these needs. Through ongoing needs assessments, the Foundation continues to identify needs in these communities and provides funding to organizations whose work will address these needs. Additionally, the Foundation looks for opportunities to develop initiatives where it can fund and provide needed services directly. The Foundation seeks to have a positive impact on current and emerging health issues and risks, empowering residents in its service area to access health services and to value, embrace and maintain their health.

The Foundation's focus is on these specific areas: The frail elderly; children and families; the under and uninsured. Where appropriate, the foundation favors programs aimed at prevention.


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(left to right) – Linda Corsover, President, West Central Germantown Neighbors; Ruth Cella, Director of Development and Public Relations of The Pennsylvania School for the Deaf, Grantee; Giridhar Mallya, M.D., MSHP, Director of Policy and Planning for the Department of Public Health; Solomon Jones, Director of Community Outreach, Chaka Fattah’s office; Elisabeth Hawkins, R.N., Women of Faith and Hope, Grantee; Susan M. Hansen, Ph.D., Executive Director and CEO Green Tree Community Health Foundation; Francis Ballard, Secretary of the Board of Green Tree Community Health Foundation; 8th District Councilwoman Donna Reed Miller. Photo by Arthur Ryan.
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Green Tree Community Health Foundation
6 East Willow Grove Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19118
Phone - 215-438-8102 | Fax - 215-438-8109