Healthy NewsWorks deeply appreciates the contributions of everyone who has supported our book project and our student media program during the 2018–19 school year. We are also extremely grateful to all of our volunteers who so generously give of their time to advance our program.

Community Partners




Book and Program Supporters

Thank you to the following companies, individuals, and organizations for their contributions to Leading Healthy Change In Our Communities 2019 and to our program. (As of June 30, 2019.)



Amy Ginensky and Andrew Rogoff

Laurie Hack and Jack Hershey

Dr. Nancy Petersmeyer

Tom Uhlman




Michelle Davidson

The Jim and Kay Gately Charitable Fund of Vanguard Charitable

Healthy NewsWorks board members for Fall 2018 matching gift challenge





Drs. James Buehler and Lydia Ogden

Concordia Lodge No. 67, F&AM

Elizabeth Gemmill

The Green Street Fund

King Of Prussia Rotary Charitable Foundation

Elizabeth Rappaport and Dan Fife

Betsey and Mike Useem

Elizabeth and Tony Vale

Anonymous (1)


BTC Envelopes & Printing LLC

John Butts

Justin Campbell

Dornsife School of Public Health, Drexel University

Gary W. Dorshimer, M.D., in honor of Diane Davis

Eastern Minority Supplier Development Council

Michael and Andrea Gross

The Katherine Hatton and Richard Bilotti Fund of the Princeton Area Community Foundation

Andrea Knox and Jonathan Hodgson

Susan W. Spencer

Anonymous (2)


Nell Anderson

Linda Austin

Barry Bryant and Genevieve Lambert

Debra Coglianese, DPT, OCS, ATC

Community College of Philadelphia

Amy Deahl-Greenlaw and Robert Greenlaw

Moriah Hall

Alice Hausman and Jesse Berlin

Malcolm Ingram

Stephan Junion

Mary Lowe Kennedy

Robert and Karen Sharrar

George and Sandy Shoffner

Lisa Verges, in honor of Liz Rappaport


Marc and Jill Altshuler

Dotty and Larry Brown

Jolley Bruce Christman

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

Bettyann and John Creighton

George Day and Alice Donavin

Gail Denber, PT, DPT

DJ Fit – Health and Wellness Coach

Eagle Opticians

Eleanor Fitzpatrick

Gene Foreman

John and Christiane Fried

Kenneth Frieson

The Homer Group and Navitas Marketing

Sky Jeannette, National Marketing Director, Juice Plus+ Co.

Vicky Kinzig and Chris Palmer

Betsy Lee-Fong

Njeri McGill

Anne Greco Morrissey and Rosemarie Morrissey Greco

Ruth S. Rosenberg, D.M.D.

Joe and Patty Rubertone

John and Hollace Rutkowski

Neil and Cheryl Shusterman

Jody Volante

Anne Jeffrey Wright

Michael Zuckerman and Jan Levine

Anonymous (1)


Robert Abramowitz and Susan Stewart

Jim Agger

Margaret Biblis

Rebecca Bien and David S. Poll, M.D.

Joan Rosen Bloch

Joshua Brett

The Chhay Family

Michael and Ann D’Antonio

Sue Daugherty

Linda Derbyshire

Rhonda Dickey

Talia and Michael Fisher

Ethan and Sari Fogel

Deborah Friese

Susan and Marvin Greenbaum

Aviva Habib

Dr. Trude Haecker and Robert Day

Mary Hewes

Demer Holleran

Ann Hoskins-Brown

Hot Locks Salon – Barbara Spurio

Kenny Johnson

Paige and Bernard Kaplan

Harriet Katz and Jim Remsen

Paul and Jeannine Kelly

Andrea Kenyon and John Newman

Caryn and James Kinzig

Barry Koch

Delegate Kaye Kory

Howard Kunreuther and Gail Loeb

Diane and Ronald Kustina

Caroline La Rochelle

Edward and Kathryn Lee

Jennifer Lin

Emmet Linn and Dawn Ang

Jane Isaacs Lowe

Linda Loyd

Tom and Amy Lubensky

John Paul MacDuffie and Jane Abrams

Britt and Jen Magnus

Julia Manning

Janet and David Martin

Diana and Sam Mason

Scott McNeal and Annette O’Neil

Jeffrey Meade

Mendoza Group

Dohn, Lynne, and Dean Millard

Sara S. Moran

Arlene Morgan

Maggie O’Neil

Ted and Anne Peters

Barry and May Pritchard

Beth Schachter

Phyllis and Peter Snyder

Carole W. Soskis

Austin and Lynne Szatkowski

Lee Evan Tabas and Nancy Freeman Tabas

Adele Thornton

Lisa Tracy

Walter Tsou

Jane M. Von Bergen

Jean Wallace and Neil Goldstein

Linda Wallace

Sue Warner

Tom and Lynn Watanabe

Tom Vernon and Pat West

Marlene Fiorentino Wong

Anonymous (4)

We also thank the many community supporters who contributed to Healthy NewsWorks through social media fundraising campaigns during 2018–19.




St. Martin de Porres Catholic School

St. Raymond of Penafort Catholic School

St. Veronica Catholic School


The Pew Charitable Trusts

The Philadelphia Foundation

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation


In-kind Partners

Our deep thanks to these organizations for their pro-bono support of our program.







  • Beneficial Bank
  • Le Pain Quotidien
  • ShopRite


We were honored this year to receive a GSK Impact Award and to be one of three finalists in the Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge. Thank you to all who supported our nomination for these awards.



Healthy NewsWorks is grateful to several foundations for support during 2018–19, including:

The Alfred and Mary Douty Foundation

The Allen Hilles Fund

Alpin J. and Alpin W. Cameron Memorial Foundation

The Christopher Ludwick Foundation

The Claneil Foundation

The Edna G. Kynett Foundation

Hamilton Family Charitable Trust

The Louise H. and David S. Ingalls Foundation

The Nelson Foundation

The Patricia Kind Family Foundation

The Scholler Foundation