Healthy NewsWorks deeply appreciates the contributions of everyone who has supported our book project and our student media program during the 2019–2020 school year. We are also extremely grateful to all of our volunteers who so generously give of their time to advance our program.

Book and Program Supporters

Thank you to the following companies, individuals, and organizations for their contributions to Leading Healthy Change In Our Communities 2020 and to our program. (As of June 30, 2020.)






Amy Ginensky and Andrew Rogoff

Green Street Fund

Laurie Hack and Jack Hershey

Lisa Kabnick

Dr. Nancy Petersmeyer

Tom Uhlman




The Jim and Kay Gately Charitable Fund of Vanguard Charitable

Ruth J. Katz in honor of Amy Ginensky



Drs. James Buehler and Lydia Ogden

The Gamble Family Foundation

Elizabeth H. Gemmill and Mr. David Rose

Dr. Julie Gerberding

Amy Joy Goldberg, M.D.

The Gussack-Stein Charitable Fund of Vanguard Charitable

Moriah Hall

Katherine Hatton and Richard Bilotti Fund of Princeton Area Community Foundation

Robert Heim

King Of Prussia Rotary Club

Bonnie and Paul Offit

Ted Peters

Elizabeth B. Rappaport and Daniel Fife

Betsey and Mike Useem

Anonymous in memory of Joan H.C. Stevens

Anonymous (1)


Justin Campbell

Luther T. Clark, M.D.

Crowley Family Foundation of Fidelity Charitable

Eastern Minority Supplier Development Council

Chuck and Courtney Ercole in honor of Diane Davis

Jane Isaacs Lowe

Sharon Manker

David Richman – Congrats to Amy Ginensky and Healthy NewsWorks on an impressive Book Reveal!

Beth Schachter

Deborah Stern

Jeremy and Isabelle Tennenbaum in honor of all the students

Elizabeth and Tony Vale

Anonymous (1)


Anderson Gutierrez Family Gift Fund of The T. Rowe Price Program For Charitable Giving

Linda Austin

Barry Bryant and Genevieve Lambert

BTC Envelopes & Printing LLC, President Andrew D. Magnus

Debra Coglianese, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC

Abbi Cohen

Rebecca Craik in honor of Vivian Wiemelt

Alice and George Day

Amy Deahl-Greenlaw and Robert Greenlaw

Dianne Goodell

Ashlee Halbritter in honor of Moriah Hall

Alice Hausman and Jesse Berlin

Caryn and Jim Kinzig

Victoria Kinzig and Chris Palmer

Andrea Knox and Jonathan Hodgson

The Krulik Family in honor of Marian’s awesomeness!

La Salle Academy of Philadelphia

Martha Moore

Sara S. Moran in honor of Marian Uhlman

Margaret W. Ralph

Jane Perry Shoemaker

George Shoffner

Susan W. Spencer

Karl W.  Stark

Richard and Alexis Sternhell in honor of Eileen Ruby

Lil Swanson and Dave Warner in honor of the 2020 health leaders who gave so generously of their time

Dr. Walter Tsou

Anne Jeffrey Wright


Rebecca Abgott

Jenna Benoit

Joan and Jay Bloch

Mr. and Mrs. Steven Scott Bradley

Dotty and Larry Brown

Bill Corr and Susan Steinmetz

Jack and Bettyann Creighton

Diane Johnson Davis in memory of Chemaine Diane Johnson and Scott Stephen Johnson

David Duncombe and Claudena Skran

Eagle Opticians

Gene Foreman

John and Christiane Fried

Paula Fuchsberg

Trude Haecker

The Homer Group and Navitas Marketing

Hope Partnership for Education

Deborah and Ronald Hoxter

Sky Jeannette in memory of Hilde and Rudy Uhlman

Omar D. Joseph

Fran Kahn and Jay Mudrick

Rachelle and Ron Kaiserman

Charlie and Linda Kinzig in appreciation of Vicky Kinzig

Jan Levine and Michael Zuckerman

Njeri McGill

Dr. A. Scott McNeal

David Mink

Martha Morse in honor of Amy Ginensky

Maggie O’Neil

Jeff and Ginny Palmer

Tony Powe and Ken Banta

Barry and May Pritchard

Cary and Ned Rice

Ruth S. Rosenberg, D.M.D.

Judy Strauss

Anonymous in honor of Laurie Hack

Anonymous (2)


Leslie Alexander

Drs. Arthur and Carolyn Asbury

Joanne Bauman

Margaret Biblis

David Binder

Staci Blank

Abigail Blauch

Joshua Bousquet

Rickie and David Brawer

Dianne Bresee

John V.R. Bull in honor of Marian Uhlman and Amy Ginensky

Patrice Castle

Kim and Juan Cave

Tina Chaaraoui

Nancy Chernett

David Cochran, D.M.D., and Susan FitzGerald

Amy Cohen

Allison Corr

Tom and Paula Cosgrove

Michael and Ann Hughes D’Antonio

Patrick Daley

Yona D. Dansky in honor of Mia Blitstein

Michael Days

Andrew Dela Merced

Angelo Devita

DJ Fit – Health and Wellness Coach

Beth Duncombe and Jeff Butler

Dana Duncombe

Abigail Elbow in memory of Ed and Caroline Pelz

Jane and Michael Eleey

Taunya English

Kathy Reynolds Fimognari

Mike and Talia Fisher

Stephen Fried

Marcia Garb

Judith Gay

Casey Gilbert

Steven Ginensky

Edward Goldberg in honor of Liz Rappaport and Dan Fife

Theresa Grady

Susan and Marvin Greenbaum

Don Groff and Katie Lindenmeyer

Carol Guensburg and Craig Gilbert

Laurie Hack and Jack Hershey in honor of Ted Duncombe and Marian Uhlman

Richard Heitler

Demer Holleran

Kevin Homer, Navitas Marketing

Jan Horwitz

Leroy Howell in honor of Noah Ballinger and Ashley Howell

Leroy Howell in memory of Wenona Howell and Mildred Bridges

Karen Hudson

Neil Izenberg

Paula and Alan Jacobs in honor of Eileen Ruby

Kenneth Johnson

Eric Jones

Olivia and Alex Joseph

Rachel Joseph

Ira Josephs

Harriet Katz

Sissel and Alan Katz

Jacki Kelly

Mary Lowe Kennedy

Andrea Kenyon

Paulette Kessler

Alex Kinzig

Susan Kinzig

Heather Klusaritz

Carrie Kosta

Marie Lange

Tom Lee and Mary McTernan

Jason Levine

Jennifer Lin and Bill Stieg

Emmet Linn and Dawn Ang

Michelle Lopez

Britt Magnus

Julia Manning in honor of Marian Uhlman and Ted Duncombe

Andrea Masciantonio

Diana and Sam Mason

Anne Matthews

Marshall Maxwell in honor of Omar Joseph

Dohn, Lynne, and Dean Millard

Carol Miller

Richard Natow and Shelby Simmons

Amber Noble

Nicole Odeh

Marlene Olshan

Deborah Oestreich

Leah Owen-Oliner in memory of Laura and Allan Oliner

Jackie Palmer

Sara Palmer

Tricia Palmer

Rosalie Phipps and Craig Stock

Ed Rappaport

Nancy Reynolds

Jeremy Rogoff

Lisa Rogoff

Laura Cohen Romano

Gloria Barone Rosanio and Payton Press

Fern Rotfeld in honor of Debi Hoxter

Ilene Rothblat

Drs. Joe and Patty Rubertone

Hollace and John Rutkowski

Janet Samuels

Lisa and Gary Schildhorn

Jim and Cathy Schunder

Staci Scott, M.H.S., President and Executive Director, Health Partners Foundation

Monique Shaw

Neil Shupak

Cheryl and Neil Shusterman

Christina Slifer

Judith and Richard Snow

Phyllis and Peter Snyder

Carole and David Soskis

Carmelita Sparks

Barbara Spurio

Betsy and Lawrence Stern in honor of Deborah Stern

Sara Stevens

Karen Strauss

Lee and Nancy Tabas in honor of Elizabeth Rappaport

Brad Thuringer

Lisa Tracy in honor of Marian Uhlman

Dr. Ronald Valdiserri

Steven Vargo and Jackie Chung

Jane Von Bergen

Jean Wallace and Neil Goldstein

Linda Wallace

Lisa and Brian Walsh

Emily Walzer

Waring Healthy Times staff, 2019–2020

Norman Weiss

Whitehall Elementary School teachers

Beth Whitehead

Tom and Jackie Zemaitis

Andrew Zimmerman

A former Penn student who helped evaluate this program and can testify to its power for youth

Anonymous in honor of Marian Uhlman

Anonymous (11+)

We also thank the many community supporters who contributed to Healthy NewsWorks through social media fundraising campaigns during 2019–2020.


American Water


The Pew Charitable Trusts

The Philadelphia Foundation

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


In-kind Partner

Our deep thanks to the law firm of Pepper Hamilton for its pro-bono support of our program.


Healthy NewsWorks is grateful to several foundations for support during 2019–20, including:

The Alfred and Mary Douty Foundation

The Allen Hilles Fund

Alpin J. and Alpin W. Cameron Memorial Foundation

CHOP Cares Community Fund

The Christopher Ludwick Foundation

Claneil Foundation

The Edna G. Kynett Foundation

Hamilton Family Charitable Trust

Henrietta Tower Wurts Memorial

Independence Public Media Foundation

IPMF Local Media Fund of the Philadelphia Foundation

The Nelson Foundation

The Nessa Forman, David Forman, Eleanor and Solomon Forman Family Fund

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation President’s Grant Fund of the Princeton Area Community Foundation

Rostair Foundation