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13 October 2014
September 18, 2014 - Florida U.S. Senator Bill Nelson recognizes the outstanding work of Free & Charitable Clinics in the nation, highlighting Grace Medical Home in Orlando, Florida. To read the Congressional Record, please CLICK HERE.  READ MORE
13 October 2014
For an article posted on Senator Bernie Sanders' official government website on visits made to free clinics in Virginia and West Virginia, please CLICK HERE.  READ MORE
13 August 2014
[WASHINGTON, DC - August 13, 2014] – A new report released by the National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) reveals that over the last two years the nation’s 1,200 Free and Charitable Clinics have seen a 40 percent increase in patient demand, despite the full implementation of the Affordable Care Act. READ MORE
7 August 2014
WI Area Residents Urged to Call to Schedule Appointments Tomorrow for Massive Free Medical Clinic [MADISON, WI, August 6, 2014] – Former Green Bay Packers nose tackle, Gilbert Brown will kick-off the Free Health Care Clinic being held in Madison this Saturday at the Alliant Energy Center.  Wisconsin area residents are urged to call 1-800-340-1301 and register as soon as possible to schedule an appointment... READ MORE
11 April 2014
Free and Charitable Clinics Remain Critical to the Health Care Safety Net WASHINGTON, April 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the speculation of how many individuals have gained coverage under the Affordable Care Act continues to grow until the final number of enrollees is reported, one thing is for certain - Free and Charitable Clinics will continue to provide health care for the many who are left behind.  READ MORE
11 April 2014
Nearly 70 grants are awarded to Free and Charitable Clinics, School-Based Health Centers and Community Health Centers as part of a $5 million, multi-year initiativeNew CVS Caremark Community Health Barometer will provide data on the state of health care for underserved Americans READ MORE
18 March 2014
WASHINGTON, March 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) announced that it has recently received a $1.4 million bequest from a long-time donor that wished to remain anonymous. READ MORE
20 December 2013
WASHINGTON, Dec. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)-- The National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) is excited to announce that the organization has been designated as a Gold-level GuideStar Exchange participant, due to the organization having demonstrated its commitment to transparency. READ MORE
17 December 2013
WOONSOCKET, R.I., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The CVS Caremark Charitable Trust, a private foundation created by CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS), today announced a $5 million commitment to expanding access to quality health care nationwide through partnerships with the National Association of Free & Charitable Clinics (NAFC), the School-Based Health Alliance and the second year of the "Innovations in... READ MORE
5 August 2013
WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2013 -- The Executive Director of the National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC), Nicole Lamoureux Busby, has been named one of the top executives in the non-profit sector by The NonProfit Times, the leading publication for the sector. READ MORE