FY 07-08

In fiscal year 2007-2008, the Foundation approved approximately $1,012,420 for grant and discretionary funding for the following selected projects:

Cabin Creek Health Center
$45,000.00

This second year renewal grant supports school-based mental health services at Riverside High School in Kanawha County by subsidizing the salary and benefits of a mental health counselor, travel, equipment, and supervisory costs.

Cabin Creek Health Systems
$5,000.00

This second year grant enables Cabin Creek Health Systems to work with Marshall University Technical Assistance Staff to develop and test models for the management of overweight children and adolescents at Riverside High School in Kanawha County.

Camden on Gauley Medical Center, Inc.
$70,000.00

This first year grant enables Camden on Gauley Medical Center, Inc. to initiate a school-based health center at Webster County High School in Webster County.

Center for Rural Health Development, Inc. – West Virginia School-Based Health Center Practice Improvement Project
$28,648.00

This second year grant improves the billing/collection policies/procedures used by school-based health centers. Work on the project focuses on two/three SBHC-systems and will be done in collaboration with those working with the NASBHC project.

Clay Primary Care Systems, Inc.
$5,000.00

This third year grant enables Clay Primary Care Systems to work with Marshall University Technical Assistance Staff to develop and test models for the management of overweight children and adolescents at Clay Elementary School.

E.A. Hawes Health Center
$57,000.00

This second year renewal grant provides support to maintain school-based mental health services by funding therapist and social worker positions in the East Hardy school complex and in the Moorefield Elementary, Middle, and High Schools.

Just For Kids, Inc.
$18,760.00

This grant provides funding to expand services at the two Child Advocacy Centers maintained by Just For Kids, Inc.

Marion County CAC
$50,000.00

This grant provides funding to expand services at the Child Advocacy Center in Marion County, WV.

Marshall University – University Physicians & Surgeons
$92,580.00

This third year renewal grant supports the Technical Assistance and Evaluation Unit of the Family and Community Health Center of the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine in order to expand its capacity to evaluate, assist, and guide West Virginia’s school-based health centers. The grant enables the Technical Assistance Unit to provide service to those school-based health centers which have initiated mental health services.

Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center
$42,500.00

This second year grant provides funding for the continued development of the Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center.

New River Health Association
$30,360.00

This third year renewal grant supports the school-based mental health wellness and education program in the elementary, middle, and high schools of Mt. Hope, WV by subsidizing the salary and benefits of a mental health educator/case manager, travel, equipment, and training costs.

New River Health Association
$5,000.00

This third year grant enables New River Health Association to work with Marshall University Technical Assistance Staff to develop and test models for the management of overweight children and adolescents at Mt. Hope Elementary School.

Pendleton Community Care
$45,125.00

This third year grant supports a school-based mental health program at Pendleton Community Care; by subsidizing the salary and benefits of a mental health counselor, travel, equipment, and supervisory costs.

Pendleton Community Care
$47,500.00

This second year grant provides support for a mental health educator to develop and implement programming that intervenes at developmental risk points to prevent the complications that develop into acute and chronic mental health problems.

Rainelle Medical Center
$51,395.00

Grant is to be used for salary and benefits of a full-time school-based health counselor for Greenbrier West High School. Year 2 of 3 year grant

Rainelle Medical Center
$9,025.00

This third year grant supports the mental health capacity at the Rainelle Medical Center’s School-Based Health Center; by subsidizing the salary of the mental health counselor, the cost of training, and the purchase of additional equipment and supplies.

Ritchie County Primary Care
$40,375.00

This second year grant supports a school-based mental health program in Ritchie County; by subsidizing the salary and benefits of a mental health counselor, travel, equipment, and supervisory costs.

Ritchie Co. Primary Care Association
$40,000.00

This grant provides funding to renovate/expand space for the school-based health center in Jefferson Elementary Center in Wood County.

Tug River Health Association, Inc.
$50,000.00

This third year grant provides financial assistance for continued development of school-based health center at Mount View Middle/High School in McDowell County.

The West Virginia Catholic Foundation
$149,152.07

This third year grant provides school-based health services for Wheeling Catholic Elementary School and Weirton St. Paul Elementary School.

Wirt County Health Services Association, Inc.
$50,000.00

This grant funds the purchase of a double-wide trailer for use for school-based health services for Wirt County Schools.

WV Primary Care Association, Inc.
$80,000.00 /year for 3 years

This second year renewal grant strengthens the WV School-Based Assembly Infrastructure by funding the Co-Executive Director position. Major strategies of mission expansion, partnership development at the federal and state levels, policy advocacy, communication, awareness strategies, and organizational development will hopefully result in the successful advancement of the WV School-Based Initiative.