From the Desk of a School Nurse: 5 Ways to Help Your Child Have a Healthy School Year

Submitted by: Dr. Lynn Heard, DNP/CSN, School Nurse, North Pocono School District Back to school season is upon us! It's time to get organized and ensure your child is ready for a successful school year. One important part of preparing for back to school is understanding the role of the school nurse and the value […]

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New Board Officers Announced

Moses Taylor Foundation has announced its newly-elected officers for the 2022-23 fiscal year. The officers were elected at the Foundation’s annual meeting in June and will assume their roles beginning July 1, 2022. William R. Lazor, CPA/PFS, CFE, has been elected Chair of the Board. Lazor joined the Foundation as a board member in January […]

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Letter to the Editor: Recognizing the hard work and dedication of school nurses

In a letter published in Sunday Times Leader on April 30, 2022 Matt Montoro Principal, North Pocono Middle School submitted the following editorial: Dear Editor:  I would like to take this opportunity to recognize the hard work and dedication of school nurses around the community and in the North Pocono School District. The role of […]

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Introducing Our New President and CEO

The Moses Taylor Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Danielle Breslin has been appointed as President and CEO of the Moses Taylor Foundation. Breslin has more than 25 years of experience optimizing health outcomes, with a focus on historically marginalized communities. Throughout her career, she has built an extensive network within the […]

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Foundation Receives 2021 Outstanding Foundation Award

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP NEPA) annual National Philanthropy Day awards program recognizes outstanding achievements by individual, foundation and corporate philanthropists, fundraising volunteers and professional fund raisers. Moses Taylor Foundation was kindly nominated by Saint Joseph's Center for the 2021 National Philanthropy Day Outstanding Foundation Award. This award honors […]

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Day in the Life of a School Nurse

Healthy kids set the stage for strong communities, and students who don’t feel well can’t reach their full potential. That is why school-based health is a strategic focus area for the Foundation, and we are committed to supporting school nurses who are at the intersection of health and education. School nurses are highly trained medical professionals, […]

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