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Islamic Association of Raleigh becomes certified through Partners in Health and Wholeness

May 31, 2013

Partners in Health and Wholeness (PHW) is an initiative of the North Carolina Council of Churches to develop partnerships with faith communities to promote health for all members.  In addition to connecting faith communities with valuable health resources, PHW certifies congregations at the Bronze, Silver, and Gold levels to recognize them for the work they do to promote health.  Many Faithful Families congregations in North Carolina apply for certification and mini-grants through PHW, and our partners at PHW also provide information about Faithful Families to their certified congregations.  It’s a wonderful partnership!

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For the Health of It! in New Jersey

by Heidi Smith

April 23, 2013

New Covenant United Methodist Church in Hamilton Township, New Jersey was recently selected by the New Jersey State Department of Health to receive a Faithful Families Eating Smart and Moving More grant to begin a new health ministry!  Only four faith based organizations in the state were selected in the competitive grant process.  We are the only United Methodist Church.  The grant period is from March to August 2013.

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