FY 05-06

In fiscal year 2005-2006, the Foundation approved approximately $1,023,272 for grant and discretionary funding for the following selected projects:

Cabin Creek Health Center
$50,000.00
This third year grant supports the school-based mental health counselor providing services at Riverside High School.

Center for Rural Health Development, Inc.
$44,826.00
The purpose of this grant is to improve billing/collection policies and procedures used by school-based health centers. Work on this project focuses on two-three SBHC-systems and will be done in collaboration with those working with the National School-Based Health Center practice improvement project.

Clay Primary Care Systems, Inc.
$5,000.00
This first-year grant enables the SBHC team to work collaboratively with the Marshall University Technical Assistance Team to develop and test models for the management of overweight children and adolescents at Clay Elementary School.

E.A. Hawes Health Center
$60,000.00
This third year grant supports school-based mental health services (counseling and mental health education) in the East Hardy school complex and in the Moorefield Elementary, Middle, and High Schools.

Lincoln Primary Care Center, Inc.
$50,000.00
This third year grant continues support of the school-based mental health counselor providing services in the Guyan Valley High School.

Marion County Family Resource Network
$15,000.00
This first year grant provides funding to establish the Marion County Child Advocacy Center, a comprehensive program for children who have been abused or neglected and are involved in the legal system.

Marshall University Center for Rural Health
$102,867.00
This fourth year grant supports the School-Based Health Center Technical Assistance and Evaluation Team in expanding its capacity to provide technical support for school-based mental health services and working with state level policy makers to ensure continuing political and financial support for existing school-based health services. The Team also provides continuing education workshops for school-based health centers and individualized on-site technical assistance to school-based health centers.

Monongahela Valley Association of Health Centers, Inc
$5,000.00
This first-year grant enables the SBHC staff to work collaboratively with the Marshall University Technical Assistance Team to develop and test models for the management of overweight adolescents at East Fairmont High School.

Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center
$42,500.00
This second year grant provides funding for the ongoing support of the Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center, a comprehensive program for children who have been abused or neglected and are involved in the legal system.

New River Health Association
$43,032.00
This third year grant supports a school-based mental health counselor providing services at the Summersville Wellness Center which serves Summersville Junior High and Nicholas County High Schools.

New River Health Association
$32,900.00
This fourth year grant supports the school-based mental health wellness and education programs in Mt. Hope Elementary, Middle, and High Schools.

New River Health Association
$5,000.00
This first-year grant enables the SBHC staff to work collaboratively with the Marshall University Technical Assistance Team to develop and test models for the management of overweight children at Mt. Hope Elementary School.

Pendleton Community Care
$50,000.00
This third year grant provides support for the school-based mental health wellness and education programs at North Fork Elementary and Pendleton High Schools.

Pendleton Community Care
$50,000.00
This fourth year grant supports the school-based mental health counselor providing services at North Fork Elementary and Pendleton High Schools.

Rainelle Medical Center
$10,000.00
This fourth year grant supplements a $38,000 grant RMC receives from the WV Bureau for Behavioral Health to support the mental health counselor providing services in Meadow Bridge Elementary and High Schools as well as in the Western Greenbrier Middle and High Schools. The $10,000 grant is used to strengthen the capacity for the provision of mental health services by funding supportive services.

Rainelle Medical Center
$54,100.00
This third year grant supports an additional school-based mental health counselor and continued development of a substance abuse/chemical addiction program at Meadow Bridge Elementary and High Schools as well as in the Western Greenbrier Middle and High Schools.

Ritchie County Primary Care Association, Inc.
$50,000.00
This third-year grant supports the school-based mental health counselor providing services in the Ritchie County Middle and High Schools.

Ritchie County Primary Care Association, Inc.
$25,000.00
This grant provides financial assistance for the creation of a school-based health center at Jefferson Elementary Center in Wood County.

Tug River Health Association, Inc.
$70,000.00
This first year grant provides financial assistance for the creation of a school-based health center at Mount View Middle/High in McDowell County.

The West Virginia Catholic Foundation
$148,047.21
This second year grant funds ongoing school-based health services for Wheeling Catholic Elementary School (Ohio County) and Weirton St. Paul Elementary School (Hancock County).

WV Primary Care Association, Inc.
$80,000.00
This third year grant strengthens the WV School-Based Assembly Infrastructure by funding the Co-Executive Director position. Major goals Include adoption of a strategic plan, formation of working teams, expansion of the WVSBHA Executive Team to include a representative from the Department of Education, undertaking a more aggressive membership campaign, and development of advocacy priorities in connection with the WV Primary Care Association and the National Assembly of School Based Health Clinics (NASBHC).