Penny Washington, Advance Community Health

Penny Washington, Advance Community Health

This week on Conversations at Fletcher, we are joined by Penny Washington, chief executive officer of Advance Community Health (formerly known as Wake Health Services).  Penny explains the many changes in store at Advance, including a new 35,000 square foot building...
National Health Center Week

National Health Center Week

This week is National Health Center Week! Celebrating the services and contributions of Community, Migrant, Homeless and Public Housing Health Centers. We applaud their successes in providing affordable access to high quality health care that to the most vulnerable...
Jennifer Tisdale, Project CATCH

Jennifer Tisdale, Project CATCH

We are joined this week by Jennifer Tisdale, the Project Coordinator of Project CATCH (Community Action Targeting Children who are Homeless) through the Wake County Salvation Army. Project CATCH is the only organization in Wake County designed to identify and provide...
Beth Briggs, Dress for Success

Beth Briggs, Dress for Success

In this episode of Conversations at Fletcher, we sit down with Beth Briggs, executive director of Dress for Success and member of Fletcher Foundation’s board of directors. Dress for Success is an organization that helps unemployed and underemployed women find...
Where Is The Plan? A Day of Action

Where Is The Plan? A Day of Action

On July 16th, the NC Justice Center partnered with organizations across the state to hold the “Where is the Plan” Day of Action at the State Capitol. The rally’s aim was to send a message to Governor McCrory to present a proposal to close the...