Stories written by Shari Gantman

Richard Lavina elected to chair Health Foundation of S. Florida

Richard Lavina elected to chair Health Foundation of S. Florida

Health Foundation of South Florida, a nonprofit public foundation that has awarded more than $98 million in grants and program support to preventive health initiatives since 1993, has elected Richard Lavina as chair of its board of directors. Lavina, executive vice president and regional president, Commercial Banking Southeast Region for HSBC Bank USA NA, has […]

Health Foundation announces new grant cycle for non-profit funding

Health Foundation of South Florida announces the availability of funding to nonprofit organizations working to improve health in Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. The Foundation’s focus areas include: Healthy Eating, Active Communities, Oral Health, Primary Care, and Preventive Health Measures. Investing in projects in these areas furthers the Foundation’s efforts to create healthier communities and […]

NCOA presents major award to Health Foundation of SF


By Shari Gantman…. The Health Foundation of South Florida recently received the Arthur Fleming Award from the National Council on Aging (NCOA). “The award recognizes contributions that have dramatically improved the lives of older Americans,” said Jim Firman, NCOA president and CEO. “Health Foundation’s work establishes powerful partnerships that build bridges between the public and […]