Superior Health Foundation awarded $15,000

From the left: R: Tom Edmark (WMCHF President), Keith LaCosse (WMCHF Board member), Kori Tossava (WMCHF Secretary), Jim LaJoie (Superior Health Foundation Executive Director), Paul Bonetti (WMCHF Board member), Mike Prusi (WMCHF Board member), Kevin Piggot (WMCHF Board member).

The Western Marquette County Health Foundation had a check presentation and ceremony Tuesday in the foundation office in Ishpeming to award a $15,000 matching grant to the Superior Health Foundation. From the left: Tom Edmark, WMCHF president; Keith LaCosse, WMCHF board member; Kori Tossava, WMCHF secretary; Jim LaJoie, Superior Health Foundation executive director; Paul Bonetti, WMCHF board member; Mike Prusi, WMCHF board member; and Kevin Piggot, WMCHF board member. WMCHF and SHF have new partnership toward combating substance abuse in the Upper Peninsula, toward finding a solution to the problem. To learn more about the grant making policy, procedure and applications, go to  www.wmqtcountyhealthfoundation.org. To learn more about the SHF Substance Use program, visit www.superiorhealthfoundation.org. Anyone with questions can contact the Western Marquette County Health Foundation at 906-486-1111 or by email  ginccdirector@gmail.com.