Author: DCAdmin

Brighter Beginnings Hosts Annual Distribution for Families in Need

In partnership with the New Town Success Zone, our Brighter Beginnings team recently coordinated an annual community health event to provide both nutritious food and school supplies to local families in an area of Jacksonville that faces many disparities. This year, the format of the event was changed to a drive-thru/walk-up distribution due to COVID-19 […]

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Mulligans for the Mission – A Hole-in-One Fundraiser

Local community leaders and golfers joined together for the 12th Annual Mulligans for the Mission (formerly THE TRADITION) presented by HNI Healthcare. This two-day event, held at the beautiful TPC Sawgrass, raised more than $196,000 to support our Mobile Health Outreach Ministry! On Oct. 4, the event kicked off with an expert golf lesson followed […]

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Brighter Beginnings Nurse Manager Helps Fight Infant Mortality Rates While Building Community

Willie C. Roberts, nurse manager of Brighter Beginnings, began working with the program shortly after it was developed eight years ago with the goal of lowering Jacksonville’s infant mortality rate – which is the highest in the state of Florida. Throughout her time with the program, Roberts has not only improved the curriculum, she has […]

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Delicious Destinations “Dine In Edition” Raises $126,000

Delicious Destinations has been a signature event for Ascension St. Vincent’s Foundation for 18 years, but with the spread of the novel coronavirus and concerns of safety for both staff and guests, this year’s event was reimagined. On Saturday, Sept. 12, we hosted Delicious Destinations “Dine In Edition” presented by Miller Electric – a virtual, […]

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Faith Community Nursing Serves Local Youth in Need

In conjunction with Pediatric Mobile Health and the University of North Florida’s ARNP program, our Nursing Community Outreach team recently provided free physicals to underserved and uninsured youth. At this outreach event, youth between the ages of 4 and 18 were served, with a total of 38 school physicals and 20 sports physicals administered. The […]

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Let Us Pray for You

All of us have been affected by the pandemic in many ways. Some of you may be battling coronavirus yourself or caring for infected loved ones. Others may be working diligently to protect isolated, at-risk family members who are elderly or immunocompromised. Maybe you’re facing economic difficulties and struggling with the fear and unknown that […]

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