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Sign Up for WWHF Connect!

We’re excited to introduce you to WWHF Connect, WWHF’s new e-newsletter dedicated to the health and wellness of Wisconsin women! Our first issue went out in October and it was a hit! We provided our recipients with a variety of updates and information. Here are some things that were included in October:

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Happy Holidays

…from all of us here at WWHF. Stay warm and well during the holiday season!

 

 

Emily’s Fund: Serving Women who have Served Us

Before we break for the holidays, we’re eager share about our newest program at WWHF: Emily’s Fund! This fund aims to meet the unmet needs of women veterans in Wisconsin through financial scholarships.

We all can relate to needing an extra financial “boost” when this time of the year, but the situation becomes much more […]

Sue Ann Says: Community Health Grants

Sue Ann Says: Non-Profits Use WWHF Grants to Support Women’s Health

The Wisconsin Women’s Health Foundation (WWHF) is committed to providing crucial health education to women throughout the state of Wisconsin. Knowing that WWHF can’t do the work alone, WWHF provides the Lisa A. Cudahy Community Health Grants to outstanding non-profit organizations to allow them […]

Winter Exercise

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recommends the following key guidelines for physical activity[1]:

Avoid inactivity. Some physical activity is better than none and adults that participate in any amount of physical activity gain some health benefits. Adults should do at least 2 ½ hours of moderate-intensity physical activity a week (22 minutes […]

Check Out Our Fall Newsletter!

Click HERE to check out our 2013 Fall Newsletter!

Popular Toys in 2013 and Toys to Avoid

The holiday gift giving season is in full swing and you may be wondering what to buy for the kids on your list. You may also be wondering what to avoid.

Every year big retailers like Toys R Us, Amazon and Walmart, compile lists of what they expect to be the most popular toys during […]

Hunger and Food Insecurity

‘Tis the season of giving! If you’d like to donate your time, money or other resources, look no further than your local food pantry.

According to the United States Department of Agriculture, 14.5% of American households face hunger[1]. What does this mean? This means that some Americans experience “food insecurity” or that access to […]

Handwashing Saves Lives!

Frequent handwashing is one of the best ways to avoid getting sick and spreading illness. Handwashing requires only soap and water or an alcohol-based hand sanitizer — a cleanser that doesn’t require water.

What’s the right way to wash your hands?

Wet your hands with clean, running water (warm or cold) and apply soap. […]