Monthly Archives: December 2018

Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County Hosts 103rd Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner

Honors Volunteer Ray Macur and Orange County Department of Health Community Health Outreach Division  On Monday, November 26, 2018, Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County held its Annual Meeting and Awards Dinner at The Fountains in Middletown, NY. Following the Year in Review by President of the Board of Directors    Jim Conklin and Executive Director Lucy […]

Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan’s Make a Difference Fund Announces Orange County Grant Recipients for 2018

The Make a Difference Fund was established by the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan to provide grants to local organizations that provide services and programs to children of low-income, disadvantaged or distressed families. In 2018, grants were awarded to programs focused in the area of science and technology. Each summer, the Distribution Committee, comprised […]

Dining Out Doesn’t Mean Ditching Your Diet

Dining out this holiday season? The American Heart Association offers these tips to help people make healthy choices, even when dining out. The Association’s “Healthy For Good” campaign encourages people to make the healthy choice the default choice for heart health. A nutritious diet including an abundance of vegetables and fruits, whole grains, lean meats […]

Submit Nominations for Women of Achievement

ORANGE COUNTY – Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson and YWCA Orange County are pleased to announce that the nomination period is now open for the 2019 Orange County Tribute to Women of Achievement awards. For 27 years, the Tribute awards have recognized women in Orange County who have made a difference for local women and […]