Health Care Foundation Seeks Applicants for Board of Directors

KANSAS CITY, MO – The Health Forward Foundation (Health Forward) is currently accepting applications from individuals to fill seven upcoming vacancies on the Health Forward Board of Directors in January 2010.

Members of the Health Forward Board of Directors serve a three-year term. Directors can be re-nominated for a second three-year term. Board meetings are the third Thursday every other month at the Health Forward offices (2700 E. 18th Street, Kansas City, MO 64127).

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, reside or work in the Health Forward service area and are required to represent the Health Forward service region’s gender, racial, cultural, geographic, and ethnic diversity. Candidates with experience in any of the following areas are encouraged to apply:

asset management and investment strategy
public health
health care delivery to the uninsured or underinsured
health care advocate
community/neighborhood development
philanthropic administration
marketing/public relations
work in the research, legal or non-profit sectors
Health Forward’s Community Advisory Committee reviews applications and selects candidates for interviews. Interested and qualified candidates are asked to complete and return an application with your most current resume to or mail to:

Health Forward Foundation
c/o Jim Nunnelly, Chair CAC Nominating Committee
2700 E. 18th Street, Suite 220, Kansas City, MO 64127

All materials must be emailed or postmarked on or before August 28, 2009. For a full list of qualifications and a nomination form, interested applicants can visit the Health Forward website at

Health Forward Foundation
2300 Main Street, Suite 304
Kansas City MO 64108
(816) 241-7006