Blog Posts By: Anne Foley Rauth, MBA

We get by with a little help from our friends

May 26, 2022


Rubiselda was late. Twenty-two minutes late.   I was nervous. The local news station with camera crew and news anchor were waiting for Rubiselda Velazquez, a patient of Mercy and Truth […]

Love Your Neighbor celebration ends with a governor and a KC Chief 

February 17, 2022


The pandemic has been especially challenging for patients of Mercy and Truth Medical Missions, a safety net clinic with two locations; one in Kansas City, Kansas and one in Shawnee […]

Clinic event administers hundreds of free flu shots

November 11, 2020


Mercy and Truth Medical Missions, along with the help from numerous community partners, hosted their third Annual Warm Up Wyandotte/Warm Up Shawnee community events. This year’s event was called:  BOO […]

Finding your ‘why’ in a pandemic

September 10, 2020


Day in and day out, Mercy and Truth Medical Missions serves the poorest of the poor and the sickest of the sick. Our patients include the essential workers who have […]

12 steps to bolster advocacy efforts

April 11, 2019


Advocacy efforts have been underway for several years now in Missouri and Kansas to expand coverage of Medicaid. Through my work at safety net clinic Mercy and Truth Medical Missions, […]

Mercy and Truth hosts first “Warm Up Wyandotte” event

December 7, 2018


Mercy and Truth Medical Missions, a safety net clinic with locations in Wyandotte and Johnson County, Kansas, hosted an event the Saturday before Thanksgiving, November 17, 2018 called Warm up […]

Mercy and Truth clinic finds way to decrease patients’ missed appointments

March 5, 2018


Having a full medical appointment calendar where your doctor and nurse practitioner are fully booked is good. Having a high no-show rate is not. We determine a no-show patient as […]

Why tax credits are important to nonprofits

December 18, 2017


The state of Kansas, and specifically the Kansas Department of Commerce, created an interesting program that assists nonprofits in achieving fundraising goals. Through their Community Service Program, state tax credits […]


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