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News & Events 2019-01-02T14:01:25+00:00

NEWS | January 2, 2019

Registration is now open

Registration is now open for the Lincoln Community Health Center Foundation’s seventh annual legacy award luncheon, scheduled for May 10, 2019 at the Washington Duke Inn. We are pleased to announce that the 2019 co-honorees will be Dr. Oveta McIntosh-Vick and Dr. Veronica Ray. Both Dr. McIntosh-Vick and Dr. Ray have made their careers practicing medicine at Lincoln Community Health Center. Dr. McIntosh-Vick is Chief of Pediatric Medicine, and Dr. Ray is a provider in Adult Medicine. They have wonderful stories to share. I hope you will join us on May 10 to thank them and offer congratulations on this public recognition. You can register on-line from the home page or above by clicking “Register.” Payment is required at the time of registration. Sponsors at $250 and above are recognized in the program book. If you are already on our mail list, invitations will be sent in the spring. For sponsorship information please contact Larry Trachtman, Development Director at 919-956-3863 or larry.trachtman@duke.edu. For other questions please contact Diane Faricy at 919-956-4004 or diane.faricy@duke.edu.

NEWS | December 14, 2018

Foundation hosts home party

Foundation Board member Rev. Michael Page and his wife Deborah hosted a party for prospective donors on December 13 at their home in south Durham. Over 30 persons attended, including several current Board members and invited guests. Our speaker was Dr. Howard Eisenson, Chief Medical Officer at Lincoln Community Health Center who spoke about exciting new developments at the center. To thank Dr. Eisenson, Chairperson Carolyn Henderson announced a contribution for a new diet and fitness program for Lincoln patients. A special thank you to Michael and Deborah Page for opening their home, and to our guests who generously supported the Foundation that evening.

NEWS | December 13, 2018

2018 Foundation Annual Meeting

The LCHC Foundation held its 2018 public annual meeting on December 13. Over 60 donors, sponsors and guests were in attendance to help conclude the Foundation’s 10-year anniversary. Our speaker was Dr. Chandra Brown, Chief of Dentistry at Lincoln Community Health Center. This year the Foundation provided a grant of $22,177 to dental services at Lincoln. A special presentation recognized Joyce C. Nichols, PA, the founder of the Foundation. A portrait was unveiled that will hang at Lincoln Community Health Center. Several of Ms. Nichols’ family and friends attended. Ms. Carolyn E. Henderson, Board Chairperson, ended her term as Chair, and will remain on the Board through 2019. The new officers were installed for 2019: Chairperson Rev. Dr. Michael Page; Vice Chair Jamaal Livan; Secretary Michelle Boyette Rouse; and Interim Treasurer Wanda Page. Thank you to everyone for another successful year.

NEWS | December 3, 2018

Announcing 2019 co-honorees Dr. Oveta McIntosh-Vick and Dr. Veronica Ray

The Lincoln Community Health Center Foundation is pleased to announce that the 2019 Legacy Award Luncheon co-honorees will be Dr. Oveta McIntosh-Vick and Dr. Veronica Ray. Both Dr. McIntosh-Vick and Dr. Ray have made their careers practicing medicine in Durham at Lincoln Community Health Center. Dr. McIntosh-Vick is Chief of Pediatric Medicine, and Dr. Ray is a provider in Adult Medicine. They have wonderful stories to share. I hope you will join us on May 10, 2019 to thank them and offer congratulations on this public recognition. Please visit our website in January for more information and to register for the 2019 Legacy Award Luncheon. If you are already on our mail list, invitations will be sent in the spring. For sponsorship information please contact Larry Trachtman, Development Director at 919-956-3863 or larry.trachtman@duke.edu.