SEAHEC Featured Grantee Partner of Women’s Foundation of Southern Arizona

FHL Summer Camp photo

One of the things SEAHEC Executive Director, Gail Emrick, is excited about is our new initiative that will bridge the path from high school to college for Tohono O’odham Nation students. With support from the Women’s Foundation of Southern Arizona, SEAHEC has been working with  Tohono O’odham Community College and the Tohono O’odham Department of Health and Human Services to develop an Introduction to Public Health Program at the Tohono O’odham Community College.
Recently, Ms. Emrick was invited to participate in The Women’s Foundation’s interview series, “Transformational Grantmaking.” The series highlights “Featured Grantee Partners,” to illustrate how investing in non-profit organizations fosters initiatives that transform women’s lives. The Women’s Foundation has supported SEAHEC programming since 2013, enabling us to expand programming and build program evaluation capacity. Continue reading

SEAHEC awarded $10K grant for leading youth to college

Posted: Friday, July 12, 2013 9:14 am
Nogales International
Jonathan Clark

Reposted from Nogales International Tuesday, July 30 2013.

Girls investigate health career choices at SEAHEC Future Health Care Leaders Summer Camp.

The Southeast Arizona Area Health Education Center, which hosts high school-based Future Healthcare Leaders clubs in communities including Nogales and Rio Rico, has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Women’s Foundation of Southern Arizona.

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