A Healthy Transformation: From Hill Country Community Clinic to Hill Country Health and Wellness Center
In 2009 Round Mountain's Hill Country Community Clinic (http://www.hillcountryclinic.org)undertook a significant building expansion with an increased emphasis on integrated health and community services to the region they serve–Shasta County and surrounding areas. The McConnell Foundation gave a $1,000,000 grant for the expanded services and facility. Not only did the facility expand, but they took a much broader view of creating a healthier community. Rather than merely treating the symptoms of poor health, the clinic now works to have an impact on underlying conditions that g..
Betsy and I would once again like to thank The McConnell Foundation for the most generous donation made to the Pavilion to honor the memory of our daughter Jennifer. For us, her loss can never be made up, but it gives us comfort that so many deserving people will benefit from the Pavilion's existence. (Thank you note from Jennifer's parents, Dave & Betsy Skuce) The Intermountain Junior Rodeo Association was awarded $250,000 to complete the Jennifer Skuce Pavilion in McArthur (eastern Shasta County). The building, located on the Intermountain Fairgrounds, is a gift to the region in ..
Community outreach has been a key part of identifying the unmet needs of the area, and project supporters believe that the Center will serve as a hub where residents can access a variety of services, enhancing community and celebrating its cultural diversity. The Siskiyou Community Center was granted $400,000 to construct the Weed Community Center, in order to provide year-round civic, social, cultural, educational, and recreational opportunities for Siskiyou County. The Community Center will be on donated land adjacent to the campus of the College of the Siskiyous and will include a m..