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Mother’s Day Offering 2016

Gifts to the Mother’s Day Offering and the care of Wake Forest Baptist Health had a tremendous impact on the road to healing for the Grant family, Rev. Steven Ashley and Diane Dixon. Josh and Gina Grant’s financial burden after a life changing surgical procedure on their new born daughter Stella, was relieved because of […]

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Second FaithAction ID drive: April 8

  (Volunteer training: April 1, 10 am- 12. To volunteer contact Enrique Cantana 336-618-1734.) The second FaithAction ID drive and the second issuance in Forsyth County will be held on Friday, April 8, 2016 at Southeast Plaza, 3065 Waughtown St., Winston-Salem. Doors will open at 9 am. Applicants must attend a required orientation session at 10 am or at 1 pm. Applicants must provide: Photo […]

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Soul Shop: Ministering to Suicidal Desperation

April 12–Mount Airy April 14–Mocksville April 19–Kernersville April 21–Winston-Salem   In an effort to stem the rising tide of suicide in the area, CareNet counseling is bringing Soul Shop to our community. Soul Shop is a suicide prevention training program and includes a daylong training session specially designed to train church leaders, clergy, program staff, […]

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4th Annual MACHE Bowl focuses on diabetes

    The Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity (MACHE) is holding the 4th annual interdisciplinary student health care competition on March 19, 2016. Students from Appalachian State University, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Wake Forest University and Winston-Salem State University, collaborate to address a health care case in […]

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June 13, FaithHealth Learning Forum

SAVE THE DATE Monday, June 13, 2016 Winston-Salem, North Carolina The Learning Forum is an introduction to the FaithHealth movement as it continues to take shape in North Carolina, and specifically through the Division of FaithHealth at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. This day-long event is designed for congregational, community and health leaders who want […]

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The Stakeholder Health Way

    Stakeholder Health is a voluntary movement of people working within hospital health systems across the United States who are addressing the underlying causes of poor health in their communities by strategically shifting existing resources and partnering with diverse stakeholders. The secretariat for SH is housed at Wake Forest Baptist Health. In a recently published article, […]

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Forsyth ID Program Launched

  ‘I’m not in the shadows any more’  ID program hugely popular on arrival in Forsyth County By Les Gura Over the past generation, the Hispanic population has soared in North Carolina. One of the biggest hurdles Hispanic immigrants have faced is a state law that bars residents who do not have proof of U.S. […]

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Salaam Comes to Salem

      By Gary Gunderson Religion can be the way we tell ourselves apart, who to not trust, sometimes even who to fear. It is a stiletto in the hands of those who wish division, who feed on fear. The very same faith can also—in the hands of mature and skilled leaders—can also be […]

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