The Degen Foundation is pleased to announce the second Grant and Scholarship cycle for 2016 starts January 1st. There is a March 31st deadline for a June Award.
Degen Foundation History
Arkansas’ first hospital, St. John’s, was founded by the Reverend George F. Degen, who in 1887, collected $500 from local merchants along Garrison Ave to rent a building as a place to care for the injured. We honor Reverend Degen and the efforts of so many to improve health care in our hometown.More…
Office Hours & Location
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
7600 Taylor Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72916
THE DEGEN FOUNDATION
“Providing for our region’s health care needs
by investing in practical solutions today
with a vision for tomorrow”
Dee Carroll, Director of the The Crawford County Volunteers for Literacy (CCVL), accepts a Degen Grant for $3,696.20 to help establish a new program: Literacy and Healthy Living.
This program will provide learned literacy skills to help students cope and interact with the medical community involving a relationship with a doctor, a pharmacy, hospital or clinic....read more
The Degen Foundation receives Humanitarian of the Year award. (Read more...)
Please see instructions for Grant and Scholarship applications for either email or hard-copy filing.
Please Send All Materials To:
Attn: Executive Director
The Degen Foundation
PO Box 10366
Fort Smith, AR 72917