For immediate release (January, 2017)
Contact: Beth Schlueter, Executive Director
Company Name: Signature Healthcare Foundation
Signature Healthcare Foundation Awards Grants to Brain Injury Association and Center for Hearing and Speech
St. Louis, Missouri, January, 2017. Signature Healthcare Foundation is pleased to announce the presentation of $5,000 each to the Brain Injury Association and the Center for Hearing and Speech.
The grant to the Brain Injury Association will support the organization’s support groups, information and referral, survivor and family seminars, BIA Camp and social-recreational activities.
The grant to the Center for Hearing and Speech will pay for hearing aids for low income individuals in the Center for Hearing & Speech target priority market of the north St. Louis City and County area.
The grants were awarded as part of Signature Healthcare Foundation’s annual Health Policy Forum. Non-profit organizations attending the Forum are eligible to receive grants to support their work in order to spread the Forum’s messages to a broader audience.
Signature Healthcare Foundation
Signature Healthcare Foundation utilizes physician leadership to improve the quality, efficiency and affordability of healthcare. The organization envisions a world where patients are actively engaging in the health and healthcare, partnering with physicians who have the power and ability to direct it.
Brain Injury Association of Missouri
The mission of the Brain Injury Association is to reduce the incidence of brain injury, to promote acceptance, independence and productivity by persons with a brain injury and to support their families.
Center for Hearing & Speech
The mission of the Center for Hearing & Speech is to improve the quality of life for individuals with hearing and speech disorders by providing caring and high quality services, regardless of ability to pay, and striving to address the unmet need related to audiology and speech in the St. Louis region.