The VISTAs had a chance to volunteer at the Civil Rights Museum in Memphis! January 15th is Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday and all around the nation we celebrate it! In Memphis, since August of 2017, there have been a number of events building up to April 4, the anniversary of Dr. King’s death, which took place here, in Memphis. On April 4th, not only … Continue reading MLK 50
Prep Time: 10 min Chill Time: 60 min Makes: 8 Servings Serving size: 1/8 mixture What you’ll need 1 pound chicken cooked rotisserie chicken, skin removed 1 cup celery, chopped 3/4 cup red onion, chopped 3/4 cup dried cranberries 1 cup reduced-fat poppy seed dressing 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper What to do Combine all ingredients. Chill until ready to serve Serving … Continue reading Cranberry Chicken Salad
Phase 3 After failure of phone calls to recruit, we are attempting to increase attendance through advertising more broadly with flyers and online. Creating tear-off flyers to post in work break areas, as well as coffee shops. We hand out new Commit to Quit brochure/quit guide at outreach events. The new brochure is a glimpse of what the class offers. This booklet offers facts, activities, … Continue reading Smoking Cessation conti..
Hi! My name is Becky and I am serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA in the Behavioral Health and Development departments here at Church Health. I am originally from Denver, Colorado and then moved to Philadelphia to study at Haverford College, where I majored in psychology and minored in German studies. After graduation, I moved to Essen, Germany, where I taught English to German students as … Continue reading Meet Becky Suzuki
Hello! I was born and raised in Memphis, TN. I attended Xavier University of Louisiana, in New Orleans, where I graduated with a Bachelor’s in Biology, a minor in Chemistry, and honors in Theology, Philosophy, and English. My goals for the future are to become a doctor and merge my love of medicine with computer science. By spring 2018 or Summer 2018, I hope to have … Continue reading Meet Kourtney Dortch
Hi everyone! I grew up in Evansville, Indiana, and I studied Chemistry at Rhodes College here in Memphis. After gaining a few years of experience, I hope to go to medical school. Even as a kid, I’ve always loved science, and I’ve always had a passion for helping others. Medicine is a great field for combining these two interests, so I’ve wanted to be a doctor for a … Continue reading Meet Sam Jordan
Our smoking cessation course has been happening since Church Health opened, 30 years ago. Sheila Harrell has been leading Church Health Commit to Quit program for 7 years.