At Ephraim McDowell Health Care Foundation, we’re committed to supporting our community through various grants and assistance programs. Here, you’ll find all the information you need to apply for the help you need.
Annual AED Grant
Application Deadline: February 1, 2024
In conjunction with our Happy Heart Luncheon during Heart Month, we are delighted to announce the awarding of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to various organizations within our service areas of Boyle, Lincoln, Mercer, Washington, Casey, and Garrard counties. This initiative, scheduled for February 23, 2024, aims to enhance public safety and emergency preparedness in our community.
How to Apply for the AED Grant:
- Determine Eligibility: Your organization must have a physical location in at least one of our service areas (Boyle, Lincoln, Mercer, Washington, Casey, or Garrard counties) and possess a valid EIN number.
- Complete the Application Form: To be considered for this grant, please fill out the application form here.
- Submit Before the Deadline: Ensure all applications, along with the required supporting documents, are submitted via the form below before February 1, 2024, for consideration.
About the Grant
The AED Grant is a significant part of our commitment to supporting and safeguarding our communities. By providing these life-saving devices, we aim to equip organizations with essential tools to handle cardiac emergencies effectively.
Applications will be reviewed thoroughly by our committee, and recipients will be announced at the Happy Heart Luncheon on February 23, 2024. We encourage all eligible organizations in need of an AED device to apply.
Our Commitment to the Community
The Ephraim McDowell Health Care Foundation, our dedication to enhancing community well-being is at the heart of everything we do. Our commitment goes beyond mere words; it’s about tangible actions and impactful contributions.
Highlight from Last Year’s Event
Last year, in a demonstration of this commitment, we proudly presented the Boyle County School System with an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and a protective cabinet. This gesture is a part of our ongoing efforts to ensure that schools and public spaces within our service areas are equipped with essential lifesaving equipment.
Other Assistance Programs
In addition to the AED Grant, we offer various other assistance programs. Stay tuned as we will be updating this page with more information and application forms for these programs.