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Healthcare Foundation announces 2nd Quarter grant awards

North Shore Healthcare Foundation logo
North Shore Healthcare Foundation logo

The North Shore Healthcare Foundation has announced the recipients in their latest round of grants to local healthcare providers. 
Foundation director Karl Hansen says grants totaling $18,136.00 dollars will go to 8 local organizations, including the local hospital and clinic, three local fire departments, ISD 166, and WTIP Community Radio. 

Grant recipients:
·        Colvill Fire Department
          Medications for emergency kits: $636.00
·        WTIP Community Radio
          Antenna replacement Fund: $5,000.00
·        ISD 166 – Cook County Schools
          Early Childhood Screening Enrichment Packets: $1,000.00
·        Cook County North Shore Hospital
          Glidescope for Emergency Department: $8,000.00
·        Sawtooth Mountain Clinic
          Living Well with Chronic Conditions: $1,000.00
          Exam lights – LED: $1,000.00
·        Grand Marais Fire Department
          Annual Fire Safety Education in Schools: $300.00
·        Lutsen Volunteer Fire Department
          Litter wheel for trail rescue:  $1,200.00
The North Shore Healthcare Foundation is a private, independent not-for-profit organization established solely to benefit healthcare in Cook County.  The Foundation awards grants quarterly.   More information is available online at