Dan River Partnership for Healthy Community Partner Information

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Organization Mission Representative
Averett University: Center of Community Engagement and Career Competitiveness The Center for Community Engagement and Career Competitiveness (CCECC) will be the regional hub for linking students and faculty with community partners to create distinct learning experiences and career opportunities and to strengthen the social and economic vitality of our region. Alexis Ehrhardt
Boys and Girls Clubs of the Danville Area BGCDA serve youth throughout Danville and Pittsylvania County focusing on academic success, healthy lifestyles, and building great character Faith Stamps
Camp Grove Baptist Church Local Baptist church with a mission for community outreach. Actively involved in community gardening. Rev. Delaware Clark
Camp Grove Community Garden Nutritional education through community gardening Margaret Pritchett; Deleware Clark
Caswell County Health Department Protect the health and welfare of the Caswell County citizens and to meet the county's health needs through direct services, assessment and evaluation, and community partnerships Marcy Williams
Caswell Family Medical Center Our mission is to serve our community with compassionate customer-centered health care. Our dedicated providers and staff are committed to providing high quality and affordable health care while promoting health awareness and education Carolyn Allison
Danville Master Gardner Association The Master Gardening Associations work in coordination with the Extension Agent in helping people solve their agricultural problems though educational programs. Debra Bailey
Danville Orthopedic and Athletic Rehab (DOAR) DOAR wants to promote the Dan River Region as a place that values active and healthy lifestyles. Emily Holder
Danville Parks and Recreation "Provide and preserve quality parks and facilities with recreation opportunities for all. Click here to see the partner spotlight." Jason Bookheimer; Bryan Price; Brianna Richie
Danville Public Schools-Child Nutrition Danville Public Schools Child Nutrition Department will provide nutritious, appealing and balanced meals and excellent customer service to all students to encourage academic success and promote the development of healthy food habits for a lifetime. Stacey Ensminger
Danville Regional Foundation DRF is a catalyst for innovation and an agent for transformation and is committed to development, promotion, and support of activities, programs, and organizations that address the health, education, and well-being of the region′s residents Annie Martinie
Danville Regional Medical Center Our hospital is a place where people choose to come for healthcare, employees want to work and physicians prefer to practice. Our mission is to make communities healthier. LeAnne Roller; Susan Mathena; Kelly Fitzgerald; Jonathan Yuhas
Danville Registered Dietician I believe that dietitians are an important part of the solution to the health care crisis facing this country. It is amazing to see the improvement in the health status of patients who lose weight. Janice Bailey
Get Fit Our goal is to help transform the Dan River Region into a more vibrant, livable community whose citizens value health and wellness Stephanie Ferrugia; Ciji Moore
God's Storehouse God's Storehouse is a non-profit food pantry that distributes food to those in need in Danville and Pittsylvania County. Click here to see the partner spotlight. Kim Rosenoff; Karen Harris
North Carolina Cooperative Extension: Caswell County North Carolina Cooperative Extension partners with communities to deliver education and technology that enrich the lives, land and economy of North Carolinians. Sonya Patterson
Optima Health We are a Medicaid Managed Care organization the looks for ways to better the health of our members and our community. Click here to see the partner spotlight Andy Strader
Piedmont Access To Health Services (PATHS) PATHS is a non-profit 501c3 organization with a mission to provide exceptional healthcare. PATHS' vision is to be a catalyst for change in our community that makes a healthy life possible for everyone Marsha Mendenhall
Virginia Cooperative Extension: Halifax County Through educational programs based on research and developed with input from local stakeholders we help the people of Halifax County improve their lives. Anne-Carter Carrington
Virginia Cooperative Extension: Pittsylvaina County Through educational programs based on research and developed with input from local stakeholders, we help the people of Pittsylvania County improve their lives Mattie McKenzie
Virginia Department of Health-Danville/Pittsylvania County Our mission is to achieve and maintain optimum personal and community health by emphasizing health promotion, disease prevention and environmental protection. Kathryn Plumb
Virginia Tech Department of Human Nutrition Foods and Exercise Our mission is to discover, translate, and disseminate health-related advances in nutrition, food, and exercise sciences Jamie Zoellner; Jennie Hill; Donna Brock; Ramine Alexander; Meagan VanEngen; Kristina Jiles