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Shaping the Future

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Join the revolution

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Stress, anxiety and depression are common mental health disorders. Approximately one in four adults in the U.S. suffers from problems that affect their mental and behavioral health in a given year. In fact, two in three people with a known mental health condition will never seek help. Because of this, OSF HealthCare aims to revolutionize… Continue Reading Join the revolution

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Cultivating STEAM Talent

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

By Denise Molina-Weiger Employees with Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) skills are crucial for research and development, creating and adopting innovations and working in technologically challenging jobs. In some fields, serious skilled manpower shortages are projected. That’s the case in health care, where there’s expected to be a shortage of physicians, nurses and… Continue Reading Cultivating STEAM Talent

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The Power of Endowment

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Cancer is a devastating diagnosis for greater than 40,000 kids and families who face this disease each year. Retired Caterpillar Chairman, Jim Owens and his wife Katie, donated $1M to create a research endowment to battle cancer. The OSF Professorship in Pediatric Oncology will lead truly transformative pediatric research to develop landmark advances for children… Continue Reading The Power of Endowment

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PNC GRANT EXPANDS STEAM PROGRAM

Friday, May 17, 2019

Igniting a passion for STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) in middle-school aged children may seem daunting, but the leaders and innovators at Jump Trading Simulation & Education Center have accepted the challenge. The Jump STEAM program targets students in middle school all the way through college, offering them hands-on experiences in everything from… Continue Reading PNC GRANT EXPANDS STEAM PROGRAM

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Giving back with love

Friday, May 10, 2019

For Don and Val King, residents of rural Manlius, it was a debt repaid. As advocates and supporters for health and wellness in rural communities, the King family presented OSF HealthCare Foundation with a generous donation in 2018 to purchase a mobile health center to benefit residents of Bureau, Henry, LaSalle, and Putnam counties. “We… Continue Reading Giving back with love