Reflections on 10 Years: Health Forward Board, CAC Working Together to Create Change
April 8, 2015
When Health Forward was formed a decade ago, then-Attorney General Jay Nixon had already witnessed too many foundations and charities lose their sense of mission along the way. To circumvent this outcome for Health Forward, he chose to form a Community Advisory Committee (CAC), which would oversee the board of directors of the foundation. The […]
Without Proposition B, We Must Find Other Solutions to Prevent Tobacco Use
November 7, 2012
Being a parent comes with constant concerns about the environment our children grow up in. Parents worry about their children’s education and making healthy choices. While there are many things in life you cannot predict or prevent, death or disease from tobacco use is not one of them. Despite being one of the most preventable […]
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