Meet The Funder

1/17/2019 Sussex County Health Coalition.

Join the Sussex County Health Coalition for our “Meet the Funder” Series featuring Christopher Grunder, the President and CEO of the Welfare Foundation, Inc.

The Welfare Foundation is a private Delaware-based nonprofit organization that uses the income generated from its assets to make philanthropic grants that promote the social welfare of people and communities across the state of Delaware and in southern Chester County, PA.

  • March 5, 2019 from 1 to 2:30 pm @ Sussex County Health Coalition
  • 21133 Sterling Avenue, Suite #12 Georgetown, DE

Space is limited, please RSVP to Crystal Timmons at

Only one representative per agency can be registered.

Sussex County Health Coalition Updates

The Coalition is Growing


As we consistently thrive to help our partners grow, we wanted to take a moment to pause and reflect on the growth we have enjoyed for the first and second quarters. From January 2018 to June 2018 we have added 70 new partnering agencies with 121 new members. - READ ARTICLE

Chris Herren Partnership


Over 650 community members attended the September 11 Chris Herren event at Crossroad Community Church along with Lt. Governor Bethany Hall Long, Representatives Daniel Short and Ruth Briggs King, and Sussex County Council President Mike Vincent - READ ARTICLE

Meet Monica Washburn


After being diagnosed with Lupus, Monica felt the need to find something that would bring some calmness to her life and to help her to escape for a moment. Over ten years ago, a friend introduced Monica to yoga, and at the end of her first practice, - READ ARTICLE

Lifelong Literacy is Key


In this fast-paced, ever changing world, having a strong literacy foundation and basic educational competencies is absolutely necessary to life-long success. Individuals who are lacking literacy skills will be held back at every stage of their life - READ ARTICLE

Expanding Wellness


Over the last seven years the Sussex County Health Coalition’s mission has been to assist local businesses in the promotion of health and wellness amongst their employees. Worksite Wellness programs cultivate healthy workforces and positively impact health care costs - READ ARTICLE