Annual Report 2016


Catherine’s Health Center is pleased to share our 2015 performance and impact report. Our mission and our commitment to it remains: Catherine’s Health Center provides high quality, affordable and compassionate health care to the under-served, under-insured, un-insured, and newly insured people of our community.

Financial Report

We received Operating Support and Revenue of                   $1,289,071
We had Expenses amounting to                                                $1,154,468
Revenue less expenses was                                                         $   134,603

Total amount dedicated to programs and services               $ 948,305
We have Endowment and Invested Funds of                        $ 544,287

For a copy of our 2015 audited financial statements please contact Ron Rozema, Development Director.

Impact Highlights

• More than 7,000 patient visits and contacts were completed again this year
• AstraZeneca Health Care Foundation through its Connections for Cardiovascular HealthSM helped patients improve their lab results and lifestyles through a major grant to improve heart health
• Catherine’s contributed to medical education by partnering with MSU’s College of Human Medicine, Calvin College Nursing Program, Grand Valley State University’s Kirkhof School of Nursing and other programs
• We assisted patients in obtaining approximately $500,000 worth of needed medications through our Medication Assistance Program (MAP)
• Multiple partnerships helped us teach people to improve their health through exercising, gardening and preparing healthy foods, learning about health management, and more
• We helped hundreds of people find health insurance products that best fit their situations through our Navigation services
• All these and more were accomplished thanks to generous support from donors and grantors

Board of Directors – 2015

Ron Belden                                                                                          Ron LaMange, Treasurer
James Byrne, MD                                                                               Helen J. Lehman, President
Alisha Cowell, LMSW                                                                        Kevin Marshall
Kristi DeKraker, Vice President, Secretary                                   Zachary Meyer, JD
Tom Deschaine                                                                                   Scott Parker
Sharon Esterley                                                                                  Gail Peterson
Anne Hagen                                                                                         Shelli Zomer

Executive Director: Karen J. Kaashoek, RN, MBA
Medical Director: John A. Walen, MD

Catherine’s Health Center is a 501(c)(3) organization. Gifts to Catherine’s Health Center qualify as donations to the fullest extent permitted under the law. Tax ID # 20-3572418

1211 Lafayette Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505 | tel 616.336.8800 | fax 616.356.2701 |

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